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  • Sonia Gandhi's health improving: Hospital

    Sonia Gandhi's health improving: Hospital
    Congress president Sonia Gandhi, admitted to a hospital here for an infection in the lower respiratory tract, is feeling better, a hospital statement said Saturday, adding that her medication would continue. Mrs. Gandhi is feeling better and her condition is improving.
  • Hospital Gives Cancer Patient Date With His Wife

    Hospital Gives Cancer Patient Date With His Wife
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  • Conservative MEP Philip Bradbourn dies aged 63 after losing fight against bowel cancer

    Conservative MEP Philip Bradbourn dies aged 63 after losing fight against bowel cancer
    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies He had been diagnosed with bowel cancer shortly after being re-elected in May's European elections and died last night, the Conservative Party announced.
  • Right Field: Don't like sportsmen protesting on race issues? You'd better get used to it

    Right Field: Don't like sportsmen protesting on race issues? You'd better get used to it
    With the vast majority of NFL and NBA players black, the race issues dividing the US will continue to spill on to the field Tim Noonan has been crafting uniquely provocative columns for the SCMP and SMP for more than a decade. A native of Canada, he has over 20 years' experience in Asia and has been a regular contributor to a number of prominent publications, including Time magazine, Forbes, The New York Times, The International Herald Tribune and The Independent.
  • Over 60s dance for Marie Curie

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  • Texas legislators Invest In Ovarian Cancer Research at MD Anderson

    Texas legislators Invest In Ovarian Cancer Research at MD Anderson
    The KK125 Ovarian Cancer Research Foundation, established by State Rep. Ken King (R-Canadian), District 88, and State Rep. Kyle Kacal (R-College Station), District 12, has donated $50,000 to ovarian cancer research at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center....
  • MD Anderson, UnitedHealthcare Launch New Cancer Care Payment Model

    MD Anderson, UnitedHealthcare Launch New Cancer Care Payment Model
    The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center and UnitedHealthcare have launched a pilot to explore a new cancer care payment model for head and neck cancers that focuses on quality patient care and outcomes. The collaboration is among the...
  • Diagnostic Tool Reduces Chemotherapy Rates Post-Surgery In Women With Breast Cancer

    Diagnostic Tool Reduces Chemotherapy Rates Post-Surgery In Women With Breast Cancer
    In what's believed to be one of the largest population-based studies of Oncotype DX ever conducted, researchers at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center have found that the commercial diagnostic tool, Oncotype DX, was associated with a decrease...
  • MD Anderson applauds FDA approval of HPV vaccine

    MD Anderson applauds FDA approval of HPV vaccine
    The Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) approval of a new vaccine that targets five additional strains of human papilloma virus (HPV) fortifies a proven cancer-prevention weapon, according to Ronald A. DePinho, M.D., president of The University of Texas MD Anderson...
  • PRM-151 Therapy Well Tolerated In Patients With Advanced Myelofibrosis

    PRM-151 Therapy Well Tolerated In Patients With Advanced Myelofibrosis
    A study that investigated the potential of the compound PRM-151 (PRM) for reducing progressive bone marrow fibrosis (scarring) in patients with advanced myelofibrosis has shown initial positive results. Myelofibrosis is a life-threatening bone marrow cancer....
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  • Tilted Acoustic Tweezers Separate Cells Gently

    Tilted Acoustic Tweezers Separate Cells Gently
    Precise, gentle and efficient cell separation from a device the size of a cell phone may be possible thanks to tilt-angle standing surface acoustic waves, according to a team of engineers.
  • New Biomarker Highly Promising For Predicting Breast Cancer Outcomes

    New Biomarker Highly Promising For Predicting Breast Cancer Outcomes
    A protein named p66ShcA shows promise as a biomarker to identify breast cancers with poor prognoses, according to research published ahead of print in the journal Molecular and Cellular Biology.
  • Finding Keys To Glioblastoma Therapeutic Resistance

    Finding Keys To Glioblastoma Therapeutic Resistance
    Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have found one of the keys to why certain glioblastomas - the primary form of a deadly brain cancer - are resistant to drug therapy. The answer lies not in the DNA sequence of the tumor, but in its epigenetic signature. These findings have been published online as a priority report in the journal Oncotarget.
  • Mimicking Natural Evolution With 'promiscuous Reactions' To Improve The Diversity Of Drugs

    Mimicking Natural Evolution With 'promiscuous Reactions' To Improve The Diversity Of Drugs
    A revolutionary new scientific method developed at the University of Leeds will improve the diversity of 'biologically active molecules', such as antibiotics and anti-cancer agents.
  • Study Suggests Repurposing Anti-Depressant Medication To Target Medulloblastoma

    Study Suggests Repurposing Anti-Depressant Medication To Target Medulloblastoma
    CINCINNATI - An international research team reports in Nature Medicine a novel molecular pathway that causes an aggressive form of medulloblastoma, and suggests repurposing an anti-depressant medication to target the new pathway may help combat one of the most common brain cancers in children.