Navigation Links
Agendia Launches Social Media Campaigns to Help Breast Cancer Patients with Chemotherapy Decisions
Date:5/23/2013

IRVINE, Calif., May 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- More than half of women diagnosed with early stage breast cancer may not benefit from chemotherapy and still have excellent outcomes. To educate women, Agendia, Inc. has announced the launch of one of the largest sources of online consumer information about breast cancer genomic tests. The new website and interactive Facebook page provide recently diagnosed women with information sources, to help them determine if they can safely avoid chemotherapy.

"We anticipate these innovative social media campaigns will encourage more patients to ask their oncologists and breast surgeons about our Symphony genomic test panel," said David Macdonald , Agendia's Chief Executive Officer. "Women who have been told they have early stage breast cancer often face a tough decision regarding whether or not they should have chemotherapy after surgery. They are looking for current, easily understood information to support their decision. As many women have already told us, the new website and Facebook page achieve that important goal."

The website (www.KnowYourBreastCancer.com) provides information in layperson terms about the unique nature of each breast cancer tumor, and how genomic testing, with a test panel such as the Symphony suite from Agendia, can help improve diagnosis and treatment.

The new Facebook page marks the launch of the Symphony Sisterhood, with online information and support for women who have early stage breast cancer. The page, at www.Facebook.com/SymphonySisterhood uses Facebook interactivity, which has allowed women to post their breast cancer stories, learning from others who have benefited from genomic testing and made educated decisions on whether to undergo various treatments.
'/>"/>

SOURCE Agendia
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine technology :

1. Agendia Appoints Dr. Neil M. Barth MD, FACP, as Chief Medical Officer
2. Agendia Announces Five Studies in Breast Cancer for Presentation at the American Society of Clinical Oncology 2012 Breast Cancer Symposium
3. Agendia Brings Together Thought Leaders in Molecular Diagnostics and Medical Oncology
4. Agendia Earns ISO Certification for Facilities in Amsterdam and Irvine
5. Agendia Names Industry Veteran Glen Fredenberg CFO and Vice President of Finance
6. Agendia Announces Nine Studies in Breast and Colon Cancer for Presentation at 2012 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
7. TMA Launches Physician Services Organization for Patient Care
8. Z-Medica Launches New Line of Hemostatic Agents for use in Emergency Medical Services
9. Scientific and Technical Evaluation of Pharmaceuticals, Inc. [STEPh, Inc.], Launches New Competitive Intelligence Web Site
10. WomanCare Global launches Simplant, Long-acting Reversible Contraception, in Chile
11. Research-based Pharmaceutical Industry Launches Do You Mind? Campaign to Fight Mental and Neurological Disorders
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:3/3/2015)...   Clinical trials ... Publications in peer reviewed journals Gastrointestinal ... highlight diagnostic value of confocal laser endomicroscopy in treatment ... and across Asia ... inventor of Cellvizio®, the multidisciplinary confocal laser endomicroscopy platform, ...
(Date:3/3/2015)... March 3, 2015  American Biosurgical, LLC ("ABI") ... cable manufacturer actively engaged in the design, development ... the world,s leading medical device companies has announced ... low volume custom medical cable manufacturer based in ... MTI brand under the name MTI Medical Cables.  ...
(Date:3/3/2015)... , March 3, 2015  Columbia Laboratories, Inc. (Nasdaq: ... or "the Company"), a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on ... present at the 27th Annual ROTH Conference, which will ... Niguel in Dana Point, California . ... at 9:00 a.m. Pacific Time (12:00 p.m. Eastern Time) ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Two New Publications From Leading Team in China Present Data From Large Clinical Trials Highlighting Advantages of Cellvizio in Diagnosis of Gastric and Esophageal Cancers 2Two New Publications From Leading Team in China Present Data From Large Clinical Trials Highlighting Advantages of Cellvizio in Diagnosis of Gastric and Esophageal Cancers 3Two New Publications From Leading Team in China Present Data From Large Clinical Trials Highlighting Advantages of Cellvizio in Diagnosis of Gastric and Esophageal Cancers 4American Biosurgical Acquires MTI Corporation 2
... May 29, 2012   Rapid Fire Marketing (Pink Sheets: ... for the Vapor Inhaler,s CANNAcig model will be ... June 23-24, 2012 at the Craneway Pavilion. The event is ... Health Management has submitted the product for the "Best New ...
... The Board of Directors of Sun Pharmaceutical Industries ... met today and announced appointment of Mr Israel Makov as Chairman ... President and CEO of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (2002-2007). He ... credited with Teva,s emergence as a global company and a ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Rapid Fire Marketing: CANNAcig to Sponsor Medical Cannabis Cup 2012 in San Francisco 2Israel Makov Appointed Chairman of Sun Pharma Board 2Israel Makov Appointed Chairman of Sun Pharma Board 3
(Date:3/4/2015)... CA (PRWEB) March 04, 2015 Bird ... commercial, industrial and residential applications now offers its popular ... , The humane, highly efficient bird deterrent ... to match the color and décor of the building ... standard colors—brick red, white, crystal clear, light grey, brown, ...
(Date:3/4/2015)... 04, 2015 Rocket Builders’ “Ready to ... companies that have the best prospect for growth according ... we choose the Ready to Rocket companies, we are ... innovation with market opportunity. Prizm Media Inc. is an ... customers at the right time,” said Reg Nordman, Managing ...
(Date:3/3/2015)... 2015 MED-Ed Facilities Boston ... construction event for New England, April 7+8, 2015 ... building envelope related workshops. Sessions offer LUs and ... , Curtain Walls for Labs and Medical ... and laboratory facilities are often required to meet ...
(Date:3/3/2015)... Calif. (PRWEB) March 03, 2015 ... provider of enterprise Time and Attendance / Workforce ... migrated to NOVAtime SaaS Workforce Management / ... time and attendance processes. , Since 2004, ... with developmental disabilities with the best quality of ...
(Date:3/3/2015)... March 03, 2015 Longtime parent visionary ... CARE Surrogacy Center for a candid interview ... appearing online is an exhilarating revelation of his magical ... led him from Australia to the birth of his ... interchange, Tolga Umar, CEO and Founder of CARE stated, ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Plastic Bird Spikes Now Come in 7 Colors to Blend in With Their Surroundings 2Health News:Healthcare Lead Generation Leader Prizm Media Inc. is “Ready to Rocket” 2Health News:Healthcare Lead Generation Leader Prizm Media Inc. is “Ready to Rocket” 3Health News:Building Envelope Code and Regulation Sessions at MED-Ed Facilities 2Health News:Building Envelope Code and Regulation Sessions at MED-Ed Facilities 3Health News:Building Envelope Code and Regulation Sessions at MED-Ed Facilities 4Health News:Building Envelope Code and Regulation Sessions at MED-Ed Facilities 5Health News:Building Envelope Code and Regulation Sessions at MED-Ed Facilities 6Health News:Innovative Services, Inc. Successfully Migrates to Cloud-Based NOVAtime Workforce Management Solution to Support Growth and Improve Payroll Processing Time 2Health News:Innovative Services, Inc. Successfully Migrates to Cloud-Based NOVAtime Workforce Management Solution to Support Growth and Improve Payroll Processing Time 3Health News:CARE Surrogacy Center Mexico Conducts Candid Interview with Australian Father of Twins 2Health News:CARE Surrogacy Center Mexico Conducts Candid Interview with Australian Father of Twins 3
... many fried foods may make women infertile, says a new ... found that women with ovulation-related fertility problems //tended to eat ... of health Magazine WebMD. ,Trans fat is an ... into margarine or shortening. It is also found in foods ...
... new study reveals the full extent of psychological problems among ... half of those surveyed showed signs of clinical depression, //with ... may not be surprising, specialists are calling them a valuable ... to mental healing. ,'In addition to looking ...
... protein called nestin to a particularly deadly form of ... to earlier detection and better treatment.// ,In the ... Medical School demonstrate that nestin could represent a selective ... aggressive cancer with similarities to mammary stem cells, the ...
... a source of bone for grafting may avoid the complications ... according to a report in the November/December issue //of The ... bone could become the new standard for harvesting bone grafts ... Polley and colleagues of Rush University Medical Center, Chicago. ...
... for whom the very word ‘bird flu’ sets them in ... has announced the presence of avian influenza or bird flu, ... ,Around 2400 birds have died from the disease at ... Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Ministry have confirmed the cause of ...
... rhythms reflect their emotional state and can respond to ... a pilot study conducted by Alliant International University Professor ... in contact, a horse’s heart rate may mirror a ... between man and beast. The horse as emotion detector ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Burn Patients Need More Help Coping With Depression 2Health News:Selective Marker Found to Indicate Aggressive Form of Breast Cancer 2Health News:Selective Marker Found to Indicate Aggressive Form of Breast Cancer 3Health News:New Technique Uses Pubic Bone for Grafting 2Health News:Horse Heart Coherence May Be Key To Non-invasive Stress Detection 2
... is a national reference laboratory and a ... development. ARUP offers an extensive test menu ... in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by ... include more than half of the nation's ...
... a national reference laboratory and a worldwide ... ARUP offers an extensive test menu of ... clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by the ... more than half of the nation's university ...
... Laboratories is a national reference laboratory and ... and development. ARUP offers an extensive test ... tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned ... clients include more than half of the ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference ... laboratory research and development. ARUP offers an ... unique medical tests in clinical and anatomic ... ARUP Laboratories' clients include more than half ...
Medicine Products: