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Kent State University is #bevstrong as president is treated for cancer
KENT, Ohio - Kent State University has rallied around President Beverly Warren as she undergoes treatment for breast cancer. Warren returned to campus this week, less than two weeks after surgery at the Cleveland Clinic. She is working on a reduced ... [...]
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Edinburgh University researchers develop arthritis treatment that helps reduce …
Treatment based on these compounds could help to treat rheumatoid arthritis, as well as sepsis, in which a body-wide immune response causes life-threatening tissue damage. The compounds – called alpha defensins – are part of the body's first line of ... [...]
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Immune study offers treatment hope for arthritis patients University of Edinburgh
Their findings suggest that therapies based on these compounds could help to treat rheumatoid arthritis, which occurs when the immune system attacks the joints, causing pain and swelling. The research could also lead to new treatments for sepsis, where ... [...]
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New target makes end run against therapy-resistant prostate cancer University …
Reducing AR levels could help patients overcome treatment-resistant prostate cancer and even rescue existing therapies. The research was published today in the prestigious journal Nature Medicine. "This is a new target and a totally new way of hitting ... [...]
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University of Calgary releases new study on testicular cancer
CALGARY - Testicular cancer is the most common form of the disease in young males and a new study out of the University of Calgary is showing a cure rate of almost 100 per cent in patients who are disease-free two years after diagnosis and treatment. [...]
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Harding University Pharmacy Professor Publishes Breast Cancer Research
After undergoing treatment to eradicate the hormone-positive breast cancer, postmenopausal patients will take one of three aromatase inhibitors, which prevents the production of estrogen, to prevent the cancer from returning. Kamdem and his team ... [...]
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Arizona State University and Mayo Clinic Join Forces to Help Breast Cancer …
... support from other breast cancer survivors. The study will examine three different options designed to help survivors recover from long-term symptoms associated with typical breast cancer treatment options such as chemotherapy, radiation and surgery. [...]
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Bra that detects breast cancer created by scientists at National University of …
They developed a prototype for a bra that detects breast cancer. If developed, this could help women get early treatment for breast cancer they may not have noticed otherwise, meaning that a bra could actually save your life. One of the researchers ... [...]
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Breast cancer has a higher incidence in obese women University of Granada
The results show that the interaction between tumor cells and immature adipocytes near the tumor during the first stages of breast cancer increased the secretion of cytokines (proinflammatory proteins). "Said cytokines cause a greater expansion of ... [...]
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Queen's University in world's first trial of new treatment for prostate cancer
Men with advanced prostate cancer are normally treated with hormone therapy, which aims to shrink a tumour by limiting the amount of testosterone reaching the cancer cells. The new approach being trialled by Queen's researchers is the first to combine ... [...]
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Queen's University leads world's first trial of new combination treatment for …
Queen's University Belfast, in partnership with the Belfast Trust, is leading the world's first ever trial of a new combination of cancer therapies for patients with advanced prostate cancer, with the hope of prolonging their lives. The ADRRAD trial ... [...]
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Austin Peay State University Breast Cancer 5K to be held April 23rd
Austin Peay State University - APSU Clarksville, TN – On April 23rd, runners, walkers and community supporters will gather at Austin Peay State University's Foy Fitness and Recreation Center for the Sixth Annual Austin Peay Breast Cancer 5k. Proceeds ... [...]
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The breakthrough came from researchers at Liverpool University and Queen Mary …
Arthritis, new arthritis cure, new arthritis treatment, new arthritis discovery, scientific discovery The breakthrough came from ... British experts have found a natural material, previously only seen in horses, in the hip joints of patients. It forms ... [...]
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Research at local university making strides in cancer treatments
Rupasinghe, an associate professor at the Dalhousie Agricultural Campus and Canada Research Chair (fruit bioactives and bioproducts), has been working on cancer research for the past three years and has made strides with natural molecules in apple ... [...]
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University of Canberra starts company to develop new cancer treatment
Researchers hope the work will prove valuable beyond breast cancer, as the stem cells have also been detected in other aggressive cancers like ovarian and pancreatic. Clinical trials at Canberra Hospital are the treatment's next step. "So that we can ... [...]
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