Advances

Advances in Radiation Oncology journal closes first issue
11, 2016 - Advances in Radiation Oncology, ASTRO's new original research journal, has closed its first issue with research including a phase II clinical trial in prostate cancer, a prospective trial in quality of life for breast cancer patients ... [...]
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The Daily Startup: Bird Rock Bio Advances Low-Cost Therapy for Rheumatoid …
Bird Rock Bio Inc. plans to make biological therapy for rheumatoid arthritis more accessible to patients in emerging markets who have little access to this effective but expensive treatment. Rheumatoid arthritis is a common disease in which the immune ... [...]
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Advances in genetics give doctors new tools to customize treatments for their …
Pathologist Dr. Sanford Sharp poses for a portrait in front of a projected slide of a magnified high grade carcinoma at Memorial Hospital on Feb. 18 in Chattanooga. Sharp leads a weekly breast cancer Tumor Conference, where a group of care providers ... [...]
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Recent advances in drug design and drug discovery for androgen- dependent …
This article summarizes the importance of different targets such as 5α-reductase, 17β-HSD, CYP17A, androgen receptor and protein kinase A for the treatment of prostate cancer and benign prostatic hyperplasia. It is a well known fact that ... [...]
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Advances in breast reconstruction after cancer
When Mary Casterline was diagnosed with invasive carcinoma of the breast in mid-April, she knew she was fortunate. Her cancer was very treatable and she had a lot of options for both treatment and beyond. Casterline's doctors explained that she had the ... [...]
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Rheumatoid Arthritis Drug Candidate Advances to FDA's New Drug Application Program
Indianapolis-based Eli Lilly & Company and Incyte Corp announced that Lilly has submitted a new drug application (NDA) to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the approval of baricitinib, a once-daily oral compound for the treatment of ... [...]
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Advances in prostate cancer care
Other talks include "Evolution of Prostate Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment: There is No Going Back, offered by Aaron E Katz, MD, Chairman of Urology at Winthrop, and "My Story," offered by Ed Randall, a nationally known baseball author, broadcaster and ... [...]
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Important Prostate Cancer Advances of the Last 10 Years
Multiple randomized trials have shown that the vast majority of prostate tumors have an indolent course, seldom metastasizing and causing death. It became clear that many men with low-risk PCa could safely avoid radical treatment without shortening ... [...]
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