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This drug can reduce breast cancer recurrence


September 27th, 2011 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 27 (IANS) Zoledronic acid, a group of drugs, tried out on breast cancers among post-menopausal women has shown promising results.Mainly used to treat osteoporosis, zoledronic acid is also ... Read more...

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Cancer to be number one killer disease worldwide by 2025: Indian doctors


February 12th, 2011 - 9:15 pm ICT by ANI
Bhubaneswar, Feb 12(ANI): Cancer is set to take over as the number one killer disease globally by 2025, doctors at the Indian Cancer Congress said on Saturday.Jitendra Kumar Singh, Secretary of ... Read more...

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Cervical cancer eradication possible within next 50yrs, says expert


September 25th, 2009 - 1:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 25 (ANI): A cervical cancer screening expert believes that this disease can be eradicated within the next 50 years by implementing across the world national screening programmes based on detection ... Read more...

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Targeted heat therapy offers new hope for soft-tissue sarcomas patients


September 23rd, 2009 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 23 (ANI): In what offers a new treatment option for people with soft-tissue sarcomas, experts have found that patients are 30 per cent more likely to be alive and cancer ... Read more...

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Cetuximab drug with chemo may cut death risk in lung cancer patients


September 22nd, 2009 - 1:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 22 (ANI): Giving drug cetuximab (Erbitux) along with chemotherapy can significantly reduce death risk in lung cancer patients, researchers have found.The study showed that patients with advanced non-small cell ... Read more...

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