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    By: Judith Potts From: telegraph.co.uk Neuroendocrine tumours fall into the group of less common cancers, but these account for 50 per cent of all cancers – and 50 per cent of all cancer deaths – in the UK. Collectively, neuroendocrine cancers (NETs) are more common than testicular, ovarian, cervical and thyroid cancers, but are much less well-known and more likely ...
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    Source: Babraham Institute, The From: sciencedaily.com Large-scale changes to the structure of the genome are often seen in cancer cells. Scientists at the Babraham Institute in Cambridge, UK, have found a way to detect these changes, which could enhance cancer diagnosis and aid the use of targeted treatments. The report, in the journal Genome Biology, outlines a new application of ...
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    Source: U.S. Food and Drug Administration From: PR Newswire The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Nerlynx (neratinib) for the extended adjuvant treatment of early-stage, HER2-positive breast cancer. For patients with this type of cancer, Nerlynx is the first extended adjuvant therapy, a form of therapy that is taken after an initial treatment to further lower the risk of ...
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    Living Beyond Breast Cancer (LBBC), the national organization serving more than half a million people a year with trusted information and a community of support, will hold its annual conference on October 6-8, 2017 at the Memphis Peabody Hotel in Memphis, Tennessee. By bringing together more than 500 people affected by breast cancer from across the country, as well as ...
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    By: Tim Newman From: medicalnewstoday.com When a tumor migrates to another part of the body, it makes cancer much more difficult to beat. A recently published study, investigating a metabolite called 20-HETE, gives new insight into this process and how it might be stopped. Cancer’s ability to metastasize – move through the body and take root in a distant location ...
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