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India, China making inroads in biotech drugs: NYT


September 19th, 2011 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 19 (IANS) Chinese and Indian drug makers have taken over much of the global trade in medicines and now manufacture more than 80 percent of the active ingredients ... Read more...

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Happy to be alive after cancer treatment: Puerto Rican singer


June 21st, 2011 - 12:28 pm ICT by IANS
San Juan, June 21 (IANS/EFE) Puerto Rican singer-songwriter Draco Rosa said that he's "happy to be alive" after undergoing six months of treatment for cancer.The composer of top Ricky Martin ... Read more...

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Link between breast implants and rare form of cancer confirmed


April 20th, 2011 - 4:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 20 (ANI): A study has confirmed that breast implants are associated with a rare form of lymphoma, though there is no evidence yet to show that they cause cancer.The study, ... Read more...

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Report says that 911 firefighters are getting cancer at a faster rate


April 4th, 2011 - 9:05 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, April 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A government-sponsored report which is expected to be released just in time to coincide with the 10th anniversary of the most devastating attacks on the US ... Read more...

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Dexter star Michael C. Hall files for divorce


December 15th, 2010 - 1:17 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Dec 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Michael C. Hall has filed for divorce from his wife Jennifer Carpenter.The couple has been married for just two years now. However recent differences have ... Read more...

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‘Dexter’ Stars Jennifer Carpenter, Michael C. Hall Call It Quits


December 14th, 2010 - 9:40 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) For 'Dexter' stars Jennifer Carpenter and Michael C. Hall, it is the end of the road. The couple who play siblings in the hit Showtime series ... Read more...

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Plants engineered to produce new drugs


November 4th, 2010 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 4 (ANI): By genetically engineering plants to produce unnatural variants of their usual products, MIT chemists have discovered a new way to expand plants' pharmaceutical repertoire.The researchers, led by Associate ... Read more...

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Infertile cancer sufferer becomes dad 14 years after freezing sperm


October 12th, 2010 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 12 (ANI): An infertile cancer sufferer has now become a father of a 14-month-old daughter, thanks to freezing his sperm 14 years ago before his chemotherapy.James Hodgson, 28, from Fareham, ... Read more...

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Tests negative in paternity suit against Paraguay’s president


September 24th, 2010 - 11:25 am ICT by IANS
Asuncion (Paraguay), Sep 24 (IANS/EFE) All three blood tests conducted to determine the paternity of a boy whose mother had a relationship with Paraguayan President Fernando Lugo came back negative, the head ... Read more...

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Dexter star Michael C. Hall opens up about his cancer diagnosis


September 21st, 2010 - 7:49 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Actor Michael C. Hall celebrated his 39th birthday last February, marking a very important milestone in his life.The "Dexter" star was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s lymphoma in ... Read more...

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Michael C. Hall Conquers Cancer


September 21st, 2010 - 7:31 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
September 21, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Michael C. Hall was diagnosed with the deadly Hodgkin's lymphoma last year when he was 38. The ‘Dexter’ star claims that he thought ... Read more...

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Michael C. Hall Beats Cancer, Bounces Back After Treatment


September 21st, 2010 - 7:24 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Sep 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Michael C. Hall - the "Dexter" actor was diagnosed with a form of cancer in 2009 and it made him so worried that he started thinking ... Read more...

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Robert Schimmel Hospitalized After Car Accident


August 30th, 2010 - 8:17 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 30, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Robert Schimmel, the comic of HBO as well as a regular on Howard Stern's radio show, has been involved in a car accident reported ... Read more...

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Robert Schimmel Hospitalized After Car Accident


August 30th, 2010 - 8:14 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Aug 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Veteran comedian Robert Schimmel, best known for appearing on "The Howard Stern Show" is reportedly in a serious condition following his car crash. The accident took ... Read more...

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Microsoft co-founder to donate fortune to charity


July 16th, 2010 - 9:58 am ICT by IANS
San Francisco, July 16 (DPA) Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen has pledged to donate the majority of his $13.5 billion fortune to charity. Allen's pledge came just weeks after his former business partner, Bill ... Read more...

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Cell phone towers don’t increase cancer risk for newly born


July 12th, 2010 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 12 (ANI): A recent study has revealed that children born from mothers, who lived near cell phone towers when they were pregnant, do not have an increased risk of cancer.British ... Read more...

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Pesticides ‘put the unborn at cancer risk’


July 2nd, 2010 - 1:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 2 (ANI): Pesticides put pregnant women at greater risk of having children with cancer, say researchers.They say previous studies have shown that pesticide exposure either before conception or during pregnancy ... Read more...

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Allergy sufferers less likely to develop cancer


May 24th, 2010 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 24 (ANI): Suffering from an allergy? Well, here's something to cheer about-you are less likely to get cancer if you are tormented by runny noses, itchy eyes and coughs, ... Read more...

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Smoking, obesity, alcohol affect survival of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma patients


May 14th, 2010 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 14 (ANI): People with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma-who smoked, consumed alcohol or were obese before their cancer diagnosis-had poorer overall survival, as compared to patients who did not have these risk factors, ... Read more...

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‘Junk’ DNA behind cancer growth


May 3rd, 2010 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
Researchers from the University of Leeds, UK, the Charite University Medical School and the Max Delbruck Centre for Molecular Medicine (MDC) in Berlin, Germany, have identified how 'junk' DNA promotes the growth ... Read more...

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Michael C. Hall of ‘Dexter’ Beats Cancer!


April 27th, 2010 - 10:08 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Apr 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Thirty-nine year old Golden Globe Award winner, Michael C. Hall has made a full recovery from cancer, and is now 'cancer free' according to his wife, Jennifer ... Read more...

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Michael C. Hall Cured Of Cancer


April 27th, 2010 - 8:18 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri New York, Apr 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Dexter star Michael C. Hall has a good news for his fans. After he told the media how he has been fighting against cancer, ... Read more...

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Protagonist Of ‘Dexter’, Michael C. Hall, Wholly Recuperates From Cancer


April 27th, 2010 - 7:21 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 27, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Devotees of the massively appreciated television drama series, Dexter, found themselves in a state of extreme astonishment back in January. That was the time ... Read more...

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Dexter’s Michael C. Hall is wins his battle against cancer successfully


April 27th, 2010 - 7:08 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Apr 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Michael C. Hall’s wife – Jennifer Carpenter recently announced to the media that her husband ‘Dexter’ has won his battle against cancer successfully. He was ... Read more...

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Dexter star Michael C. Hall has ‘fully recovered’ from cancer


April 26th, 2010 - 1:31 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Apr 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Dexter star – Michael C. Hall has fully recovered from cancer, according to his wife. Michael’s wife – Jennifer Carpenter also added that he ... Read more...

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Boffins design new class of drug that kills lymphoma cells


April 15th, 2010 - 12:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 15 (ANI): A new class of drugs that targets BCL6, a master regulatory protein responsible for causing the most common type of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, has been designed by researchers from ... Read more...

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Michael C. Hall Bags The Golden Globe Best Actor Award Despite Suffering From Cancer


January 18th, 2010 - 9:02 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 18, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The star of television's Dexter, Michael C. Hall who won the Golden Globe award for the Best Actor for the television series "Dexter" has actually been ... Read more...

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Novel therapeutic target for non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma identified


November 23rd, 2009 - 4:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 23 (ANI): Scientists from Weill Cornell Medical College claim to have identified potential therapeutic target for non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, a type of cancer that affects lymphocytes, or white blood cells.The research ... Read more...

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Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen diagnosed with cancer


November 17th, 2009 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 17 (ANI): Paul Allen, who founded Microsoft with Bill Gates, has been diagnosed with cancer.Allen, 56, has begun chemotherapy treatment for non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.His sister and the CEO of his investment ... Read more...

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Healthy dose of exercise is good for lymphoma patients


October 28th, 2009 - 11:38 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 28 (ANI): A regimen of aerobic exercise training can prove fruitful for lymphoma patients receiving chemotherapy, says a new study.Researchers from University of Alberta researchers found that a healthy dose ... Read more...

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Vegetarians develop ‘fewer’ cancers


July 1st, 2009 - 12:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 1 (ANI): Vegetarians may be less likely than meat eaters to develop cancers of the blood, bladder and stomach, suggests a study.Lead researcher Professor Tim Key, however, insists that this ... Read more...

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Scientists unveil new cellular targets for HIV drug development


May 28th, 2009 - 12:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 28 (ANI): A new study suggests that HIV drug development should be focused on immune cells called macrophages, whose job is to "eat" invading disease agents, instead of traditionally targeted ... Read more...

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The “Nemennah Band” and its absurd beliefs


May 16th, 2009 - 10:32 pm ICT by GD
The "Nemennah Band", which is a small pseudo-religious group, has been making the headlines and hitting front pages of almost all of the leading newspapers off-late. What the "Nemennah Band", has done ... Read more...

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Judge overrules Nemenah band devotees on Daniel Hauser medical treatment


May 16th, 2009 - 11:04 am ICT by John Le Fevre
A Minnesota judge has ruled that Daniel Hauser, a 13-year-old Minnesota boy, must seek conventional medical treatment for cancer, over-ruling the decision of his parents to use natural treatments in accordance with ... Read more...

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‘Molecular key’ to successful blood stem cell transplants identified


April 23rd, 2009 - 12:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 23 (ANI): Researchers at University of British Columbia have identified a 'molecular key' that has the potential to increase the success of blood stem cell transplants.Blood stem cell transplants are ... Read more...

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