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    By: Megan Brooks From: medscape.com The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted an accelerated approval to zanubrutinib (Brukinsa, BeiGene USA Inc) capsules for the treatment of adults with mantle cell lymphoma who have received at least one prior therapy. “Mantle cell lymphoma usually responds well to initial treatment, but eventually returns or stops responding, and the cancer cells ...
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    From: PR Newswire New survey demonstrates women play a critical role in symptom(s) discovery Seno Medical Instruments, Inc. (Seno Medical), a Texas-based medical imaging company developing breakthrough breast cancer diagnostic technology, teamed up with the Know Your Lemons campaign to conduct the survey in the Netherlands, which has one of the highest incidence rates in the world, during October’s Breast Cancer ...
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    Oncoceutics, Inc. announced that results from the second and third cohort of the Phase II trial for patients with recurrent glioblastoma treated with the company’s lead imipridone, ONC201, were recently published in the journal Neuro-Oncology. This manuscript represents the third publication among a series of reports demonstrating durable radiographic regressions with ONC201 in patients with H3 K27M-mutant glioma. The study ...
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    Source: European School of Oncology From: eurekalert.org Patients with advanced breast cancer that has spread to the skin are likely to cause more harm than good if they use complementary therapies to treat their skin lesions. Professor Maria João Cardoso, head breast surgeon at the Champalimaud Cancer Centre and a teacher at the Nova Medical School in Lisbon, Portugal, told ...
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    By: Associated Press From: statnews.com The first attempt in the United States to use a gene editing tool called CRISPR against cancer seems safe in the three patients who have had it so far, but it’s too soon to know if it will improve survival, doctors reported Wednesday. The doctors were able to take immune system cells from the patients’ ...
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    Source: MZB Foundation for Cancer Research’s Investigators From: PR Newswire To be presented at the 19th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Geriatric Oncology, Geneva, Nov 14-17, by Drs Howard W Bruckner et al & Dr Robert De Jager et al, both for the MZB Foundation for Cancer Research. Analysis confirm the following: 1. The majority of the elderly ...
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