Navigation Links
ASCO releases studies from upcoming annual meeting
Date:5/19/2011

vals from one to three years. The study also found that HPV testing may be more accurate than conventional Pap smear in determining cervical cancer risk.

  • Combined Screening with CA-125 and Transvaginal Ultrasound Does Not Reduce Ovarian Cancer Death Rate, Results in High Number of False Positives: Findings from a large, long-term study the Prostate, Lung, Colorectal and Ovarian (PLCO) Screening Trial showed that using a CA-125 blood test and transvaginal ultrasound for early detection of ovarian cancer did not reduce the risk of dying from the disease, and resulted in a large number of false positives and related follow-up procedures.

  • Novel Screening Approach Suggests PSA Levels Among Men Age 44-50 May Predict Long-Term Risk of Metastatic Prostate Cancer or Prostate Cancer-Related Death: A large, population-based study of Swedish men showed that prostate-specific antigen (PSA) levels at the time of initial screening among men aged 44 to 50 can accurately predict the risk that a man will die of prostate cancer or develop metastatic prostate cancer up to 30 years later, suggesting half of men could undergo just three PSA tests in a lifetime.

  • Genetic Biomarkers Predict Taxane-Induced Neuropathy: This study identified a genetic biomarker for nerve damage caused by paclitaxal, a complication of chemotherapy that can keep patients from functioning normally and interrupt their treatment.

  • Randomized Study Shows that Maintenance Therapy and PARP Inhibitors Could Play Important Roles in Treatment of Relapsed Ovarian Cancer: A Phase II trial showed that the oral drug olaparib, given after chemo, improved progression-free survival in women with the most common type of relapsed ovarian cancer.

  • Novel Multi-targeted Agent Cabozantinib (XL184) Has Significant Effect on Several Advanced Solid Tumors, and Can Shrink or Eliminate Bone Metastases: Cabozantinib demonstrated high rates of disease control in patients with
    '/>"/>

  • Contact: Susie Tappouni
    Susie.Tappouni@asco.org
    571-483-1355
    American Society of Clinical Oncology
    Source:Eurekalert

    Page: 1 2 3

    Related medicine news :

    1. Groundbreaking Principal and Contributor on Dr. Oz Show Releases His Latest Book on How We Can Influence the Lives of Children
    2. International Insurance Group, Inc. Releases First Quarter 2010 Newsletters
    3. IOM report on reducing hypertension releases Feb. 22
    4. National Council on Aging Releases Survey on Medical Imaging Safety
    5. DFLabs Releases IncMan version 3.0 of its Information Security Incident Management Suite
    6. GlobalSign Releases Code Signing Certificates for Individual Software Developers
    7. Clinically Relevant Technologies Releases New Medical iPhone App To Fill Gap In Adherence To Low Back Pain Management Guidelines
    8. Hard to Treat Diseases (HTDS) Releases 09 Financials
    9. Pyzdek Institute Releases Online Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Training
    10. BetterInvesting Magazine Releases May Stock to Study and Undervalued Stock Choices for Investors Informational and Educational Use
    11. Quantros Releases Video in Recognition of National Patient Safety Week
    Post Your Comments:
    *Name:
    *Comment:
    *Email:
    (Date:4/24/2015)... ON (PRWEB) April 24, 2015 ... safe, informed and legal access to medical cannabis, is ... are properly supported when advising patients. , NAC is ... Certificate Program. With a $250,000 grant, NAC will be ... program. , "Our goal is to help Canadians gain ...
    (Date:4/24/2015)... 24, 2015 “ Opera ” was featured ... features the latest and coolest technology products available to consumers. ... conducted the review and shared with viewers how this is ... browsers, surfing the internet would not be in existence. But ... the Opera browser is no different. Celebrating their 20th anniversary ...
    (Date:4/24/2015)... Telematics Berlin is the foremost Automotive Data ... 2 suppliers, content providers, associations and government bodies. From ... chain, see them converge in Berlin. This year’s start-up ... those companies currently at the forefront of Europe’s Silicon ... customer centric products, ParkTAG are one of the first ...
    (Date:4/24/2015)... Qualis Health, one of the ... a new resource for practicing physicians, “2013 QRUR ... Quality and Resource Use Reports (QRUR) supplements resources ... (CMS) to help practices interpret their Medicare reports ... identify care coordination opportunities to provide broader support ...
    (Date:4/24/2015)... York (PRWEB) April 24, 2015 PURE ... with Allergy and Asthma Network (The Network), a highly ... Solutions will provide news, tips and information for a ... Network’s newly redesigned website. , The goal for both ... about the travel needs of people with asthma and ...
    Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:National Access Cannabis Gives 300 Canadian Healthcare Professionals Access to Medical Cannabis Certificate Program 2Health News:A Web Browser That Connects over 350 Million People was Featured on NewsWatch Television 2Health News:Telematics Berlin 2015’s inaugural European Automotive Start-Up Competition 2Health News:Telematics Berlin 2015’s inaugural European Automotive Start-Up Competition 3Health News:Qualis Health Publishes Guide to Help Physician Practices Assess and Improve Quality 2Health News:PURE Solutions Partners with Allergy and Asthma Network to Provide Allergy Travel Tips 2
    ... has been selected as one of 10 centers in the ... major new initiative to facilitate the discovery and development of ... Chemical Diversity Centers, Vanderbilt,s role in the consortium will be ... , "This is a real tribute to our growth in ...
    ... of Pittsburgh School of Medicine have shown that proteins have ... for their biological activity. This shape-changing also allows the small ... the structure that permits the best binding. That premise could ... have the most impact on protein function to better treat ...
    ... , White paper outlines how to maintain quality ... PLYMOUTH MEETING, Pa., Aug. 19 Physician preference items (PPIs), ... as pricey orthopedic implants and cardiovascular devices, are estimated at 60% ... and margins from both operations and pooled investments declining, many hospital ...
    ... , , ST. LOUIS, Aug. ... the Mission" on Aug. 15 to raise funds for the company,s ... Approximately 2,400 Reliv independent distributors from 10 countries participated ... place here from Aug. 13-15. , , ...
    ... 19 N2Care founder Kenneth Dupin presents the MEDcottage to the ... Sheraton Hotel Conference Theater at 2801 Hershberger Rd. in Roanoke, VA ... Kenneth Dupin is throwing down a bedpan gauntlet at the steps ... baby boomers are not going to nursing homes, not ever! On ...
    ... , SAN RAMON, Calif., Aug. 19 Celebrating ... Hearing Community, Purple Communications((TM)), Inc. (Nasdaq: PRPL ) will ... advocate for American Sign Language (ASL). , , ... 22, 2009 at the San Ramon Marriott, 2600 Bishop Drive in ...
    Cached Medicine News:Health News:Vanderbilt joins national consortium to develop new cancer therapies 2Health News:Vanderbilt joins national consortium to develop new cancer therapies 3Health News:Pitt scientists find intrinsic changes in protein shape influence drug binding 2Health News:Wasting Millions on Purchases Based on Physician Preference White Paper Now Available From ECRI Institute 2Health News:Wasting Millions on Purchases Based on Physician Preference White Paper Now Available From ECRI Institute 3Health News:Reliv 'Walk for the Mission' Raises Approximately $47,000 for Malnourished People 2Health News:N2Care Unveils Backyard Smart MEDcottage 2Health News:Purple Communications Invites Greater San Ramon Community to Celebrate Ms. Ella Mae Lentz, Finalist in 'Dream Bigger' Initiative 2Health News:Purple Communications Invites Greater San Ramon Community to Celebrate Ms. Ella Mae Lentz, Finalist in 'Dream Bigger' Initiative 3Health News:Purple Communications Invites Greater San Ramon Community to Celebrate Ms. Ella Mae Lentz, Finalist in 'Dream Bigger' Initiative 4Health News:Purple Communications Invites Greater San Ramon Community to Celebrate Ms. Ella Mae Lentz, Finalist in 'Dream Bigger' Initiative 5
    (Date:4/24/2015)... -- Lannett Company, Inc. (NYSE: LCI ) today announced ... credit facility to $120 million from $50 million.  The ... the company to increase borrowings by a total of ... additional commitments from existing lenders or new lending institutions.  ... 18, 2018.   "The amended credit facility, ...
    (Date:4/24/2015)... , April 24, 2015 Hospira, Inc. ... the development of biosimilar therapies, spoke about the importance ... the European Generics Association (EGA) annual European Biosimilars Group ... The company also announced the publication of a pivotal ... achieving the full promise of biosimilars." ...
    (Date:4/24/2015)... CAMBRIDGE, Mass. , April 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ ... that BLU-554, a selective and potent inhibitor of ... anti-tumor activity in models of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) ... targeted therapeutic candidate, BLU-554 induced complete tumor regression ... of an FGFR4-activating ligand at the highest dose ...
    Breaking Medicine Technology:Lannett Expands Revolving Credit Facility To $120 Million 2Hospira Leadership Presents at Preeminent European Biosimilars Forum, Announces New White Paper on Extrapolation 2Hospira Leadership Presents at Preeminent European Biosimilars Forum, Announces New White Paper on Extrapolation 3Hospira Leadership Presents at Preeminent European Biosimilars Forum, Announces New White Paper on Extrapolation 4Hospira Leadership Presents at Preeminent European Biosimilars Forum, Announces New White Paper on Extrapolation 5Hospira Leadership Presents at Preeminent European Biosimilars Forum, Announces New White Paper on Extrapolation 6Hospira Leadership Presents at Preeminent European Biosimilars Forum, Announces New White Paper on Extrapolation 7Blueprint Medicines Presents New Preclinical Data Demonstrating Its Drug Candidate BLU-554 Induces Significant Tumor Regression in Models of Hepatocellular Carcinoma 2Blueprint Medicines Presents New Preclinical Data Demonstrating Its Drug Candidate BLU-554 Induces Significant Tumor Regression in Models of Hepatocellular Carcinoma 3
    ... Orexigen® Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: OREX ) announced ... Finance, CFO and treasurer. Mr. Cooper, who has been with ... Company for personal reasons.  He has been commuting from the ... 2006.  Mr. Cooper will remain in his current role at ...
    ... 2011 Sevocity, a division of Conceptual MindWorks, Inc. ... compliant and was certified as a Complete EHR on ... Information Technology (CCHIT®), an ONC-ATCB, in accordance with the ... of Health and Human Services. The 2011/2012 criteria support ...
    Cached Medicine Technology:Orexigen® Therapeutics, Inc. Announces Upcoming Departure of Chief Financial Officer 2Orexigen® Therapeutics, Inc. Announces Upcoming Departure of Chief Financial Officer 3Sevocity, a Division of Conceptual MindWorks, Inc's Sevocity Receives ONC-ATCB 2011/2012 Certification 2Sevocity, a Division of Conceptual MindWorks, Inc's Sevocity Receives ONC-ATCB 2011/2012 Certification 3
    Radianse indoor positioning supports healthcare asset management with a way to locate medical equipment, devices and other portable assets....
    Agility has delivered a RFID-enabled mobile asset management program....
    Agility can provide tracking and management of surgical instruments, instrument trays and case carts to significantly enhance the current central sterile department flow by improving efficiency....
    Assetrac allows identification, location, and protection of your assets....
    Medicine Products: