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Symposium discusses latest and future of stem cell therapy

DUARTE>> Dozens of doctors, scientists, businesses and others gathered at City of Hope Thursday for the second California Institute for Regenerative …

Medicine

The race to sequence the human genome - Tien Nguyen

Sephora Is Launching a Beauty Class for Women and Men with Cancer

This article originally appeared on People. For more stories like this, visit people.com.<p>Hours before Sephora opens its doors to the public, the beauty emporium is already bustling. Inside, “cast members” (Sephora-speak for sales associates) are mingling with nearly a dozen women whose skin care …

Skin Care

​Skin Cancer Isn’t the Only Health Risk Of Tanning

Keep this in mind as the warmer months approach​<p>By now, you already know that tanning significantly increases your risk for skin cancer. But according to a recent study from the Yale School of Public Health, soaking in those rays is linked to other serious health complications, too.<p>After surveying …

Cancer

Controversial Study Chalks Cancer Up to Bad Luck

​A new study from Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center suggests many cancers are unavoidable<p>A controversial new study from the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center suggests that most cancer-causing mutations are simply unavoidable and random.<p>Bert Vogelstein and Cristian Tomasetti have doubled down on …

Researchers Are Concerned This Pesticide May Cause Cancer

A group of environmental health researchers is calling for federal regulators to reassess the safety of the world's most commonly used herbicide …

Cancer

Mom who beat cancer while pregnant dies day after giving birth to twins

A California mother who beat cancer while pregnant with twins died tragically Friday, just a day after giving birth. Now, family and friends of 30-year-old Jamie Snider are raising funds to help care for her surviving four children, and are remembering her bright smile and loving nature.<p>“Jamie was …

Pregnancy

Gene therapy: What personalized medicine means for you

From CNET Magazine: What if the next pill you took were tailored to your genetic makeup? That day is almost here.<p>Thuy Truong thought her aching back was just a pulled muscle from working out. But then came a high fever that wouldn't go away during a visit to Vietnam. When a friend insisted Truong, …

Personalized Medicine

Boy loses his leg to cancer. Then he meets 3-legged dog who understands his struggle

Quinn Scharn, 12-years-old, beat cancer two times.<p>“He had two different kinds of cancers,” said Teresa Howell, his mother. “He was first diagnosed as …

The Cancer Researcher: Ohio State Responds

<b>To the Editor:</b><p>A March 9 front-page article raised questions regarding an Ohio State University faculty member and cancer researcher, Dr. Carlo Croce, and examined the system used by the international scientific community for handling claims of research misconduct.<p>From the time of the university’s …

Cancer

5 Cancer-Fighting Foods—Plus What to Avoid

Over half the population will be diagnosed with cancer at some point in their lifetime, the newest studies tell us. While many factors contribute to …

Cancer

Cancer Pill Gleevec Keeps Patients Alive and Well for a Decade

Everyone hopes and wishes for that last-minute cancer breakthrough that will save doomed patients. It almost never actually happens. With Gleevec, it did.<p>The once-a-day pill turned chronic myelogenous leukemia, or CML, from a certain death sentence into a manageable disease. Now data shows it's …

Cancer

This Bakery Chain's Incredible Story Began With a Brain Tumor and Nothing to Lose

A close call with death left Mr. Holmes Bakehouse CEO Aaron Caddel unafraid to take risks and question assumptions.<p>As a teenager, Aaron Caddel began having seizures. His doctor told him he’d grow out of it, but as he approached 20, they became more frequent. Then an MRI revealed a tumor growing on …

Coffee

A startup that's building an unprecedented test for cancer just raised $900 million from major drugmakers and Amazon

A startup that wants to build a blood test to screen for cancer just raised more than $900 million.<p>Grail was created in January of last year by the gene-sequencing giant Illumina, and it was originally funded by its former parent company and a group of Silicon Valley investors including Jeff Bezos, …

Startups

#Providence ▶ #SocialCurrentSee

<b>Mantle cell lymphoma</b> is a type of <b>non-Hodgkin's lymphoma</b>, comprising about 6% of NHL cases. MCL is a subtype of B-cell lymphoma, due to CD5 positive …

With Eye On FDA, Kite Says CAR-T For Lymphoma Holds Up After 6 Months

Kite Pharma released more data this morning that it hopes will lead this year to the first commercial approval of a cutting-edge cancer treatment …

FDA

Mantle Cell Lymphoma Survival Rate

The mantle cell lymphoma survival rate is highly variable. One of the several dozen known and recognized B-cell subtypes of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, …

Cancer

We Stand Up with the #inspiring and #strong Kate Crawford, currently battling stage IV metastatic #breastcancer. http://t.co/dnIpVkU9C8

So Many Stars Came Together to Support Stand Up To Cancer

Hollywood stars came together for Stand Up To Cancer's annual television special on Friday night. The event raises money for the SU2C initiative, which helps fund cancer research. Halle Berry, Jennifer Aniston, and Gwyneth Paltrow were just a few of the big names that took the stage to urge viewers …

Sofia Vergara

One of the leaders of the #SU2C #BreastCancer #DreamTeam tells us his goal in life: #curecancer. #BreastCancerAwarness #StandUpToCancer #FindaCure #SU2CDreamTeams

Ready. Set. #Unselfie It’s not too early to get ready for @GivingTuesday! Here is how you, your friends and family can help #SU2C on this international day of giving. #GivingTuesday #selfie #DayofGiving

Meet Kristyn. She donated to #SU2C for her dad who passed away from #pancreaticcancer. #unselfie #GivingTuesday http://t.co/YYAm6Nv9tG

Stem Cell Transplants Can Stop Multiple Sclerosis

Stem cell transplants may halt the progression of aggressive multiple sclerosis (MS) in nearly half of those with the debilitating disease, but …

Medicine

#MCL?▶ #SocialCurrentSee

<b>ACOR</b>▶ a large collection of cancer-related online email lists, which has delivered millions of email messages to subscribers across the globe. …

Under Cover of Darkness: How I Blogged My Way Through Mantle Cell Lymphoma

Shared via Kindle. Description: Not only is this book an inspiring survival manual for cancer patients, but its humour and objectivity make it a …

Association of Cancer Online Resources

Provide information and support to cancer patients and those who care for them through the creation and maintenance of cancer-related Internet …

Health Care

Understanding Chromosomal Translocation - Reciprocal Translocation v1.2

Mantle Cell Lymphoma Survivor – and you can be one, too

If you searched on Google for information regarding cancer, specifically mantle cell lymphoma, please read this article.<p>In April 2008, I was …

The Results of This 50-Hour Face Transplant Are Incredible

Two lives, one success story.<p>In June, the Mayo Clinic performed its first face transplant.<p>The medical feat, which is still a relatively uncommon …

Surgery