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The Federal Court Reverses a Hindsight Reconstruction of An Important Pharmaceutical Invention

In Millennium Pharmaceuticals v. Sandoz, the Federal Circuit reversed the district court’s holding of obviousness of certain claims of …

Law

Thyroid Cancer Rates Have Tripled as Detection Improves - AARP

1 day ago ... Although the death rate from cancer in America is down 25 percent since 1991, there is one type of cancer rapidly increasing in the …

Cancer

FDA panel recommends approval for gene-altering leukemia treatment

By DENISE GRADY<p>A Food and Drug Administration panel opened a new era in medicine on Wednesday, unanimously recommending that the agency approve the …

Cancer

These 5 Cancer Drugs Will Be the Biggest Winners 5 Years From Now

Five years fly by quickly.<p>In 2022, the landscape for cancer drugs will be different from today -- but with some familiar players. Pharmaceutical …

Deaths from cancer higher in rural America, CDC finds

Despite decreases in cancer death rates nationwide, a new report shows they are higher in rural America than in urban areas of the United States.<p>The report released Thursday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found that rural areas had higher rates of new cases as well as of deaths …

Public Health

Special day at Dodger Stadium for City of Hope children

A group of 50 children who have received treatment at City of Hope will attend Monday’s Los Angeles Dodgers game, thanks to the charity founded by …

Immunotherapy offers hope to certain cancer patients not responding to chemo

The oncologist was blunt: Stefanie Joho's colon cancer was raging out of control and there was nothing more she could do. Flanked by her parents and sister, the 23-year-old felt something wet on her shoulder. She looked up to see her father weeping.<p>"I felt dead inside, utterly demoralized, ready to …

Cancer

Funding Research at City of Hope - Funding Today's Research for Tomorrow's Cures

ESPN extends Holly Rowe's contract amid cancer resurgence

ESPN has extended veteran reporter Holly Rowe contract— fortunate timing for Rowe, whose cancer has recently recurred and spread.<p>Between dashing for interviews with coaches and chatting with NBA commissioner Adam Silver, Rowe was back in her element Thursday night. It was a welcome respite for …

PGA Tour players rally in support of John Senden's son Jacob in his battle against cancer

PGA Tour players will tell you their league is like a fraternity, and when a member of that fraternity is dealing with off the course issues, Tour …

Golf

City of Hope researchers find regular use of aspirin can lower risk of breast cancer for women

A new study, using data from the California Teachers Study, identifies low-dose aspirin as a potential cancer prevention tool<p>DUARTE, Calif. -- A City …

Cancer

Bone marrow recipients meet their donors at City of Hope reunion

Finding a bone marrow match can be like finding a needle in a haystack. But every year at the City of Hope, stories of miracles are born.<p>Patients met …

Los Angeles

How to Fight Cancer (When Cancer Fights Back)

Understanding how the disease evolves is the key to stopping it.<p>In early 2014, Laura Brealey was visiting her daughters in Singapore when she slipped on a marble floor and cracked her hip. She had it replaced, but in the process, the surgeons noticed that her breathing sounded odd, and told her to …

Cancer

Girl shaves head for brother with cancer

Cancer

7th-grader tests cancer-fighting chemicals in green tea

“We’re very far off from finding a cure for humans... but this really does advance the research," 12-year-old's dad says

Green Tea

Nebraska mom fighting third cancer diagnosis

Cancer has been part of Missy Givens’ life for 11 years.<p>After her third diagnosis, the word “cancer” is starting to lose its power. She’s beaten …

Marathons

Family creates #MustardChallenge to raise funds for childhood cancer in honor of daughter

The heartbroken family of an 11-year-old who courageously fought brain cancer is continuing her fight two years after her death through “The Mustard Challenge,” a fundraising campaign that they hope will take social media by storm similar to the way “The Ice Bucket Challenge” did.<p>Naya Summy was …

What the new, FDA-approved 23andMe genetic health risk reports can, and can't, tell you

Genetic testing firm 23andMe got approval from the Food and Drug Administration last week to sell reports that show customers whether they have an increased genetic risk of developing certain diseases and conditions.<p>The go-ahead is the first time the federal agency has approved such …

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Increasingly, medical science is able to test for risk factors for certain deadly diseases among the healthy population. The following account …

Pancreatic Cancer: A Beautiful Story of Survival

Scientists Have Found a New Way to Get Cancer Cells to Self-Destruct

Set proteins to "kill".<p>A newly discovered mechanism causes cancerous cells to kill themselves off, and researchers say it could be particularly …

Biology

Breast Cancer 'Immunotherapy' Helps Some With Tough-to-Treat Disease

MONDAY, April 3, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Women with a particularly aggressive form of breast cancer who responded to an new immune-focused drug …

Cancer

Survival Continues to Improve for Most Cancers

FRIDAY, March 31, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Overall cancer death rates in the United States continue to fall, but racial gaps persist, a new report …

Cancer

U.S. Thyroid Cancer Cases Continue to Rise

FRIDAY, March 31, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- The rate of Americans diagnosed with thyroid cancer has more than tripled over the past four decades, and …

Cancer

Low-dose aspirin can reduce risk of death from cancer, research says

<b>(CNN) —</b> An aspirin a day may keep the doctor away. It may also reduce your chances of dying from cancer, according to a study on long-term regular aspirin use and different kinds of cancer.<p>Yin Cao, an instructor in the Medicine, Clinical and Translational Epidemiology Unit at Massachusetts General …

Pain

Why Some Cancer Research Information Isn’t Shared

Concerns over funding, intellectual property, and patient privacy can cause some institutions to wait before they release their data.<p>Joe Biden wants …

Cancer

Got an old bike? Trade it in at Evans Cycles, get £250 off a new one AND help charity

<b>Trade in your bike at Evans Cycles and get up to £250 off your brand new bike</b><p>Evans Cycles are running an exciting scheme where if you trade in your …