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New Breast Cancer Types That Respond Differently To Treatment

Their study applied AI and machine learning to gene sequences and molecular data from breast tumours, to reveal crucial differences among cancers that had previously been lumped into one type. The new study, led by a team at The Institute of Cancer Research, London, found that two of the types were more likely to respond…

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First Therapy For Symptomatic Tenosynovial Giant Cell Tumor

The study find that the treatment of adult patients with symptomatic tenosynovial giant cell tumor (TGCT) associated with severe morbidity or functional limitations and not responsive to improvement with surgery. TGCT can cause debilitating symptoms for patients such as pain, stiffness and limitation of movement. The tumor can significantly affect a patient’s quality of life…

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Combination Immune Therapy Reduce Genital Herpes Outbreaks

The researches find that the combination Immune Therapy of a vaccine and a medicated cream is a promising strategy to dramatically reduce the recurrence of genital herpes. Therefore Their study; co-led by researchers at the University of Pennsylvania and University of Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center; was published in the journal npj Vaccines. Herpes simplex…

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Potential Target For Therapies To Prevent Severe Allergic Reactions

The researches find that the Allergies can be life-threatening when they cause anaphylaxis; an extreme reaction with constriction of the airways and a sudden drop in blood pressure. Scientists have identified a subtype of immune cell that drives the production of antibodies associate with anaphylaxis and other allergic reactions. Therefore The research is find by…

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Therapies To Block CD24 Signaling Follow In The Footsteps

The researches find that the Blocking other “don’t eat me” signals has become the basis for other possible anti-cancer therapies. Normally, immune cells called macrophages will detect cancer cells, then engulf and devour them. In recent years; researchers have discovered that proteins on the cell surface can tell macrophages not to eat and destroy them.…

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New Treatment For Advanced Biliary Tract Cancers

The researches find that the A new treatment that may extend survival for patients with advanced biliary tract cancers who typically face a grim outlook with average survival of less than a year is being studied by a University of Arizona Cancer Center researcher. Biliary tract (liver, gallbladder and pancreas); therefore cancers are a rare…

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Cut Price Of Expensive Hepatitis Drugs Boosts Treatment Rate

The researches find that the An initiative to improve access to high-cost hepatitis C treatments in poorer countries has resulted in more people being treated for the disease. This is the finding of a new study from Imperial College London, published in the journal The Lancet Global Health. The global scheme, which allows the patent drugs…

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Childhood Cancer Offers Possibility Of Targeted Drug Therapy

The researches find that the For the first time, Australian researchers from Children’s Cancer Institute have discovered that a gene called JMJD6 plays an important role in the most aggressive form of the disease. The research is publish today in the journal, Nature Communications. The discovery opens up a new way to treat neuroblastoma, using drugs…

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Breast Cancer Drug Identified As A Potential Therapy

The researches find that the Tumor Center at the Barrow Neurological Institute, has released the results of its recent Phase 0 clinical trial of the breast cancer drug ribociclib (Kisqali) for the treatment of recurrent glioblastoma. Therefore The agent, recently approved by the FDA for advanced breast cancer, is part of a newly-discovered class of…

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Nasal Glucagon Therapy For Treatment Of Severe Hypoglycemia

The study find that the the first glucagon therapy approved for the emergency treatment; of severe hypoglycemia that can be administer without an injection. Severe hypoglycemia occurs when a patient’s blood sugar ;levels fall to a level where he or she becomes confused or unconscious or suffers from other symptoms that require assistance from another…

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Revolutionize Detection And Treatment Of Cancer

The researches find that the A new generation of pathology labs mounted on chips is set to revolutionize the detection and treatment of cancer by using devices as thin as a human hair to analyze bodily fluids. The technology’; known as microfluidics, promises portable; cheap devices that could not only enable widespread screening for early…

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Cancer Diagnosis To Chemotherapy After An Operation

The researches find that the breast cancer should start postoperative chemotherapy, when recommended, ideally within four months of their cancer diagnosis because new study findings show that waiting longer is associated with poorer overall survival. Therefore The study, which used nationwide data; is publish as an “online first article” on the Annals of Surgical Oncology…