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Targeted drug therapy shows promise against deadly form of lung cancer


November 2nd, 2010 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 2 (ANI): Scientists say that a targeted therapy is showing great promise in patients with a deadly form of lung cancer.The multicenter study is testing whether the drug crizotinib ... Read more...

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Obesity linked to ovarian cancer risk


January 5th, 2009 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 5 (IANS) Obese women are at an increased risk of developing ovarian cancer, a new study has found. The study indicates that obesity may contribute to the development of ovarian ... Read more...

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Proactive treatment prolongs kidney cancer patients’ life


November 1st, 2008 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 1 (IANS) A proactive approach to treating kidney cancer patients ensures better results and prolongs life, according to a study based on 1,500 case histories.The one-size-fits-all approach used in such ... Read more...

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Chemotherapy, radiation combo may double lung cancer patients’ life expectancy


November 14th, 2007 - 10:22 am ICT by admin
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Pill better than chemotherapy for colon cancer patients


November 14th, 2007 - 1:52 am ICT by admin
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