Ovarian Cancer

The Sneaky Ovarian Cancer Symptom You Need to Know About

Reading this could save your life.<p>While we don't want to spend our entire lives in a whirlwind of hypochondria, diagnosing each and every unusual …

Cancer

Johnson & Johnson wins California lawsuit claiming asbestos in talc caused cancer

(Reuters) - A California jury on Thursday ruled in favor of Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) in a lawsuit by a woman who said she developed the cancer …

Stock Markets

Lifetime Achievement Award Honoree: Norma Geller

From helping the less fortunate to aiding those with medical needs, tikkun olam, or repairing the world, has been an integral part of Norma Geller’s …

Cleveland

Tesaro Stock Could Have 41% Upside

For months now, investors have worried that <b>Tesaro</b> (TSRO) has lost its edge as it faces increased competition for its ovarian cancer drug Zejula. …

Stocks

Mid-stage study underway for NuCana's Acelarin in platinum-resistant ovarian cancer

• The first patients have been enrolled in the U.S. and UK in NuCana plc's (Pending:NCNA) Phase 2 PRO-105 study evaluating single-agent Acelarin …

Stock Markets

AstraZeneca, Merck, Clovis and Tesaro, all vying for share, may all win on faster PARP growth

Ovarian cancer treatment has changed dramatically, and with several new drugs now duking it out in that market, the battle for share is changing, …

Cancer

Yorkton, Sask. girl battling ovarian cancer

A Yorkton, Sask., family is holding out hope for a medical miracle.<p>Serenity Fabrick-Kequahtooway underwent surgery in March 2016 after her stomach …

Cancer

Tesaro: Multiple Drivers Ahead, Not Pulling The Trigger

Tesaro has two approved drugs: Varubi and Zejula.<p>The latter is very promising even as the short-term revenue guidance is soft, as a European launch …

Stocks

Can tumor-cell 'spheroids' beat ovarian cancer? - Futurity

Ovarian cancer kills more than 14,000 women each year in the US. But one day, tiny lab-grown cancers might lead to personalized medicine to stop its …

Cancer

Cambridge fertile territory for new drug blockbusters | Business Weekly | Technology News | Business news | Cambridge and the East of England

One of Cambridge’s most successful BioMedTech entrepreneurs believes the cluster is fertile territory to produce globally game-changing medical …

Pharma

The 7 Scary Conditions That Pap Smears Don’t Test For

<i>By Megan Flemmit, photography by skadyfernix</i> <i>/ Freepik</i><p><b>Make sure all your bases are covered.</b><p>By now you probably know that having regular pap smears is …

Cancer

The internet is still losing its mind over this Iowa girl's dance moves

CLOSE<p>Maesi Caes went from small town to the big stage when she auditioned for "Dance Moms" this July.<p>Maesi Caes is a viral dancing sensation who the …

Des Moines

Saltney woman, 35, who underwent mastectomy to reduce cancer risk may have to remove her ovaries

A woman who already underwent a mastectomy to reduce her cancer risk may have to remove her ovaries.<p>Carla Atherton, from Saltney, discovered she had …

Cancer

Woman urges others to take missed periods seriously after she was diagnosed with ovarian cancer

When we miss a period, most of us have a cursory pregnancy scare, followed by dismissing our worries and hoping it’ll come back next month.<p>But while …

Cancer

6 shocking things you need to know about the BRCA test

You’ve probably heard of the BRCA gene mutations, perhaps thanks to celebs like Angelina Jolie and Christina Applegate.<p>You might have even considered getting tested yourself: The proportion of women without a history of breast cancer who underwent BRCA testing rose from about 24 percent in 2004 to …

Cancer

What you need to know about cancer in women

Cancer is among the commonest non-communicable diseases afflicting our society today, and has robbed many of their dear ones. However, cancer experts …

Cancer

Honno signs 'inspiring' story of woman's Wales journey

Welsh independent publisher Honno Press is to publish <i>One Woman Walks Wales</i> by Ursula Martin on the 15th February to coincide with Ovarian Cancer …

Cancer

Georgia Tech makes machine learning algorithm available to fight cancer

Researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology have developed a machine learning algorithm that accurately predicts the efficacy of cancer drugs …

Machine Learning

What You Can Do To Spread Breast Cancer Awareness Beyond The Confines Of Your Community

As someone who has survived twice now, raising awareness about breast cancer is a daily task.<p>Having chosen to take a positive and creative approach …

Cancer

This Woman Found Out She Had Ovarian Cancer While Trying to Get Pregnant

Jennifer Marchie knew she was going to have trouble getting pregnant even before she started trying. With polycystic ovaries, a hormonal disorder …

Pregnancy

London woman battling cancer wishes she could 'turn clock back' after missed chance to identify hereditary gene

A woman suffering from breast and ovarian cancer wishes she could “turn the clock back” after missed opportunities to identify her as a carrier of a …

Cancer

Vascular Biogenics Stock May Shoot Up On The Back Of Upcoming Catalysts

Vascular Biogenics uses proprietary platforms for cancer and inflammatory disease therapies.<p>The company has a well populated and diverse drug …

Business

Emotional Clint Stanaway finishes 1013km ride for mate Mandy

9NEWS presenter Clint Stanaway broke down in tears after crossing the finish line with eight other cyclists who pedalled from Adelaide to Melbourne …

Australian News

ITUS Corporation Pays Off Secured Debenture

SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwired - October 27, 2017) - ITUS Corporation (NASDAQ: ITUS) today announced that it has satisfied all obligations under its secured debenture by paying the creditor the outstanding principal and interest in cash ahead of its due date. As a result of this debt retirement, ITUS …

Cancer

Every woman needs to be aware of this little-known symptom of ovarian cancer

20 women are diagnosed with ovarian cancer every day in the UK, of which 60% are diagnosed late.<p>Early detection makes it far easier to treat, but new …

Cancer

Ovarian cancer might not start where we think it does

Ovarian cancer might not begin in the ovaries.

Cancer

Just 1 percent of women are aware of this common ovarian cancer symptom, study says

Ovarian cancer is one of the most common cancers among women. However, many are unaware of the red flags, according to a new report.

Cancer

The common symptom of ovarian cancer people are mistaking as 'normal'

While we don't want to spend our entire lives in a whirlwind of hypochondria, diagnosing each and every unusual symptom we experience as a life-threatening illness, it does pay off to be aware of symptoms that <i>could</i> be an indication of something serious.<p>Ovarian cancer affects 7,300 women in the UK …

Cancer

Only 1% of women recognise this common symptom of ovarian cancer

A new survey of 1,000 women from charity Target Ovarian Cancer reveals that just 1% of women in the UK are able to recognise a common symptom of …

Cancer

New Evidence Suggests Ovarian Cancer Might Not Start in The Ovaries

We might have been looking in the wrong place.<p>A new study looking at how ovarian cancer starts has suggested it takes hold in the fallopian tubes, …

Cancer