non hodgkin lymphoma

Rosa performs with Blades, Guerra

April 2nd, 2012 - 11:41 am ICT by IANS
San Juan, April 2 (IANS/EFE) Puerto Rican Grammy-winning singer-songwriter Draco Rosa appeared for the first time onstage since he was diagnosed with cancer in April 2011, performing alongside Latin music ... Read more...

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Lucy Lawless all set to join the cast of Spartacus

December 14th, 2010 - 1:51 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Dec 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Actress Lucy Lawless is all set to star in “Spartacus: Gods of the Arena”. She is the star is “Xena: the Warrior Princess” and “Battlestar Gallatica”. ... Read more...

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Long-term statin ‘unlikely to increase cancer risk’

November 10th, 2010 - 1:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 10 (ANI): Research has revealed that long-term use of statins is unlikely to substantially increase or decrease overall cancer risk.Eric J. Jacobs, strategic director of pharmacoepidemiology at the American Cancer ... Read more...

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How dietary supplement could block cancer cells

June 30th, 2010 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 30 (ANI): Scientists have found how a substance, which is produced when eating broccoli and Brussels sprouts, can block the proliferation of cancer cells.Researchers at the Ohio State University Comprehensive ... Read more...

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New drug type developed to kill lymphoma cells

May 11th, 2010 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 11 (ANI): Scientists have developed a new type of drug designed to kill non-Hodgkin lymphoma tumour cells.The breakthrough could lead to potential non-toxic therapies for cancer patients.The researchers, including ... Read more...

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Vitamin K may help keep non-hodgkin lymphoma at bay

April 20th, 2010 - 12:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 20 (ANI): People who have higher intakes of vitamin K from their diet have a lower risk of developing Non-Hodgkin lymphoma, a new study has found.Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma is a cancer ... Read more...

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“Spartacus Blood And Sand” Season 2 Not To Air Soon

April 17th, 2010 - 7:24 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Apr 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Fans of the popular television series "Spartacus: Blood and Sand" watched the finale episode of the Season 1 on Friday, Apr 16. The culmination of the ... Read more...

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Andy Whitfield diagnosed with cancer

March 10th, 2010 - 9:28 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
March 10, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Popular U.S. show, Spartacus, which was to begin production for its second season in New Zealand in a few weeks, has been postponed. This is because ... Read more...

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Childhood cancer survivors experience suicidal thoughts

October 24th, 2009 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 24 (ANI): A new study has revealed that adult childhood cancer survivors are at an increased risk of contemplating suicide, even after their cancer treatments have long ended.Dana-Farber Cancer Institute ... Read more...

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Gene variant linked to higher risk of common type of blood cancer

July 21st, 2009 - 4:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 21 (ANI): Scientists in California and Arizona have identified a gene variant that that they say nearly doubles the risk of a common type of blood cancer.Researchers at the University ... Read more...

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New radioimmunotherapy offers promise to treat HIV infection, viral cancers

February 15th, 2009 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, February 15 (ANI): Yeshiva University scientists claim to have succeeded in piggybacking antibodies onto radioactive payloads so as to deliver doses of radiation that selectively target and destroy microbial and ... Read more...

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Liver transplant patients at three fold cancer risk

October 3rd, 2008 - 4:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 3 (ANI): People who have undergone a liver transplant are at a three-fold risk of developing cancer than the general population, according to researchers.Transplantation, and subsequent immunosuppression which keeps ... Read more...

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More people surving cancer in Australia

August 25th, 2008 - 12:17 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Aug 25 (IANS) Survival after cancer is improving significantly in Australia, especially among the better-off groups in the population, according to a report. The report shows that between mid-1980s and early ... Read more...

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Long-term allergies may offer surprise benefit

July 30th, 2008 - 3:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 30 (ANI): Experts at the University of New South Wales (UNSW) have found that people who have had allergies like asthma or hay fever for a long time are ... Read more...

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Dual drug combo helps patients with previously untreated follicular lymphoma

June 9th, 2008 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington , June 9 (ANI): A study by the Cancer and Leukemia Group B (CALGB) revealed that galiximab, an investigational anti-CD80 monoclonal antibody, when given in combination with rituximab, showed beneficial ... Read more...

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PET-CT scanning combo effective for lymphoma patients

April 6th, 2008 - 5:14 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Apr 6 (ANI): According to a new study, Combined positron emission tomography (PET) and computed tomography (CT) imaging of lymphoma patients is a more effective method to evaluate response to ... Read more...

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