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Perimeter Medical Imaging Appoints Dr. Franklyn Prendergast to Board of Directors

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 09:16:00 -0500

Perimeter Medical Imaging Inc., a developer of real time imaging systems for in-surgery tissue assessment, is pleased to announce that Dr. Franklyn Prendergast, will be joining Perimeter’s Board of Directors. Dr. Prendergast spent his entire professional career at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN. He retired from Mayo in December of 2014. At Mayo Dr. Prendergast held sundry scientific and administrative positions. He [PR.com]



Thomas Morizio Joins RxFunction, Inc.

Thu, 09 Nov 2017 12:11:43 -0500

Thomas Morizio, former President and CEO of ACIST Medical System and HLT, joins RxFunction, Inc. Morizio brings more than 31 years of extensive medical device business leadership experience to RxFunction. [PR.com]



Katherine E. Paton Has Recently Been Recognized by Strathmore’s Who’s Who

Thu, 09 Nov 2017 03:00:00 -0500

Katherine E. Paton, of Vancouver, British Columbia, has recently been recognized as a Professional of the Year by Strathmore’s Who’s Who for her outstanding contributions and achievements in field of Ocular Oncology. [PR.com]



Another Disruption from Dubai? This Time, It's Healthcare: DrFive.com.

Sat, 04 Nov 2017 10:00:00 -0400

DrFive.com, a regional healthcare portal hosting over 15,000 profiles of doctors and medical institutions in Dubai, completed its 2nd phase revamp to introduce an interactive doctor search engine enabling easier search and comparison of medical practitioners in the region. [PR.com]



Baltimore Boxing to Honor Crystal Beard and Raise Cancer Awareness November 17

Wed, 01 Nov 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Jake Smith’s Baltimore Boxing Promotions is back at Michael’s Eighth Avenue Friday, November 17 for “Who’s The Next Shining Star” however this evening is about far more than what will transpire in the ring during Olympic style boxing matches. Smith was recently contacted about helping Crystal Beard, a Baltimore area native battling advanced stages of cancer. Beard was diagnosed in August [PR.com]



Alliance for Proton Therapy Access: New Research Highlighted at 2017 PTCOG-NA Conference Illustrates the Clinical Value of Proton Therapy

Fri, 27 Oct 2017 15:15:00 -0400

Research Underscores Importance of Patient Access to Effective Cancer Treatment. [PR.com]



NAA Announces New Five-Year, $500,000 Commitment with St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital®

Fri, 27 Oct 2017 03:00:00 -0400

In all, NAA has raised and donated more than $5 million for St. Jude through its partnership, now in its 22nd year. In addition to those efforts, the NAA hosts the NAA Toy Auction every November at St. Jude. [PR.com]



South Nassau Communities Hospital's Poll Shows Women Get Screened for Cancer

Fri, 27 Oct 2017 03:00:00 -0400

53 percent of men age 40 and over who were polled reported being screened for prostate cancer and only 55 percent believe prostate screening recommendations are clear. [PR.com]



The American Association on Health and Disability (AAHD) Urges Women with Disabilities to Get Screened for Breast Cancer During Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Thu, 26 Oct 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Breast cancer is a major public health concern for all women, including women with disabilities. Women with disabilities are as likely to get breast cancer as women in the general population, yet, they often face physical, cultural, and attitudinal barriers when they seek breast health care. [PR.com]



Organization Going Green and Thinking Pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Tue, 24 Oct 2017 15:28:00 -0400

Non profit organization celebrates breast cancer survivorship through service launching Green Stands with Pink. [PR.com]



Law Student Whose Father Was Diagnosed with Blood Cancer Receives 2017 Leukemia & Lymphoma Awareness Scholarship from the Law Office of Renkin & Associates

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 17:25:20 -0400

Encinitas-based Law Office Supports Blood Cancer Awareness Month, Assists Law Students with Financial Support. [PR.com]



United Energy Trading (UET) Raises Thousands for Blood Cancer Research

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Energy company takes top honors at Light The Night Walk, supporting blood cancer research and awareness. [PR.com]



Katrina Leonce-Caples, Courageous Cancer Survivor Honors Breast Cancer Awareness Month with Bold Fundraising and Awareness Campaign

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 21:54:29 -0400

After a recent 16-month battle with breast cancer, Katrina Leonce-Caples of Profiles Real Estate Group takes her fight to the next level with the announcement of a bold fundraising challenge and awareness campaign. [PR.com]



Voicebrook to Demonstrate Pathology Reporting Solution at the College of American Pathologists Annual Meeting

Sat, 07 Oct 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Voicebrook will attend the CAP annual meeting for the 12th year in a row and demonstrate the only speech recognition based reporting solution tailored specifically to Pathology. [PR.com]



ProlifeStream Named Among Top Products for 2017 CPG Editors Choice Award for Innovation and Market Impact at SupplySide West Expo

Thu, 05 Oct 2017 06:47:45 -0400

About SupplySide West: For 21 years, SupplySide has helped dietary supplement, food, beverage, personal care and cosmetic professionals find information to explore, discover, innovate and market their next best-selling product. ProlifeStream was nominated in the Antioxidant Category for innovation and impact. [PR.com]



IDI Consulting Partners with Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Through Light The Night Walk

Wed, 04 Oct 2017 03:00:00 -0400

For the second straight year, IDI Consulting will participate in the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Light The Night Walk. Through fundraising efforts and walking as a team, IDI Consulting will support the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and its fight against blood cancer on October 10th. IDI Consulting has made an initial contribution to this cause, with additional funds to be donated through fundraising [PR.com]



American Society of Clinical Hypnosis Reports That Hypnosis Improves the Quality of Life of Cancer Patients

Wed, 04 Oct 2017 18:15:30 -0400

As reported in the July 2017 special issue of the American Journal of Clinical Hypnosis (AJCH) focusing on the Benefits of Hypnosis in Cancer Care (Volume 60, Number 1) current research indicates that: • participation in a self-hypnosis class significantly improved the quality of life of breast cancer patients in 16 areas, including patients having significantly less side effects, and feeling less ill, sad, and [PR.com]



Restore Your Glory 2017 - Free Wig Event

Wed, 04 Oct 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Trinity Lace Wigs is hosting their 8th annual Free Wig Event. Restore Your Glory is targeted for women with medically related hair loss. [PR.com]



Stellar Scholars Wizardess and Former Ford Stats Supervisor Patricia Emery Insists the Academic Group Celebrate Christmas Two Months Early in October

Sat, 30 Sep 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Patricia Emery, Stellar Scholars wizardess and ex-Ford Stats whiz, celebrates her birthday November 20th, the same day as her all-time favorite movie actress Gene Tierney. But Christmas begins every year the month before in October. And with just cause for the non-profit collective of talented professionals sponsoring all manner of creative pursuits from writing to car design to song-writing to Stellar Scholars' own [PR.com]



Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma (PTCL) Market is Dominated by the US, Says DelveInsight in Report Available at MarketPublishers.com

Fri, 29 Sep 2017 03:00:00 -0400

In-demand research report on the Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma (PTCL) Market prepared by DelveInsight has been recently added at MarketPublishers.com. [PR.com]



Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research Develops New Drug to Supercharge Immune Cells in the Fight Against Cancer

Thu, 28 Sep 2017 03:00:00 -0400

A new cancer treatment with the dual ability to normalise tumour blood vessels and boost the body’s immune system, has been developed by researchers from the Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research and The University of Western Australia. [PR.com]



PYNKALICIOUS 2017 Breast Cancer Awareness Event

Wed, 27 Sep 2017 03:00:00 -0400

The Chapman Foundation in association with SHEEN Magazine join forces to celebrate “Life, Survival, and Purpose” at the annual “PYNKALICIOUS Breast Cancer Walk.” This family friendly event was created to help raise funds for breast cancer survivors, the Pearlie Harris Center for Breast Health and the Little Red Door Cancer Agency (Indianapolis, IN). This momentous occasion will feature a mobile [PR.com]



Perthera's Subha Madhavan, PhD, to Speak at Prestigious Health 2.0 Conference

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 12:57:59 -0400

Perthera Inc.’s, Subha Madhavan, PhD, Chief Bioinformatics Officer, will be speaking at the 11th Annual Fall Conference of Health 2.0 on Healthcare Innovations, Oct 1 - 4 in Santa Clara, CA, in the Personalized Health Track “Turning Data into Value.” Dr. Madhavan will present a key component of the Perthera Report™, Perthera’s every-patient, real-time virtual tumor board technology, and how [PR.com]



Voicebrook Team to Participate in St. Jude Run/Walk to End Childhood Cancer - NYC

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Company proud to once again send a team to walk in the event and to raise funds from employees across the country. [PR.com]



RNCG Angel Foundation Postpones Costume Ball for “Scaring Off Cancer”

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 09:23:00 -0400

Event Postponed - The RNCG Angel Foundation, a nonprofit organization, plans an enchanting evening “Under the Harvest Moon” at the Don Cesar in St. Pete Beach, FL, for its annual “Scaring Off Cancer” fundraiser to support cancer patients and their families. [PR.com]



IKYP Cannabis – Technology-in-Print Educational Marketing Solutions for a Growing Industry

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 17:39:00 -0400

West Palm Beach, Florida based Trackable Graphics has today announced that 420Trade.COM, LLC has been appointed the exclusive distributor for IKYP Cannabis, an innovative range of “technology-in-print,” educational marketing products for the rapidly growing legal medical Marijuana Industry. For more than a decade, IKYP’s innovative, and technology driven print media and direct mail marketing solutions [PR.com]



Parascript Participates in EUSOBI Annual Scientific Meeting

Fri, 15 Sep 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Parascript showcases AccuDetect CAD, which supports early detection of breast cancer, at the upcoming European Society of Breast Imaging (EUSOBI) September 22 and 23 in Berlin, Germany. [PR.com]



Helping Veterans Improve Balance and Walk Better – RxFunction Reports Positive Findings from Research Study at the Minneapolis VA

Thu, 14 Sep 2017 06:52:00 -0400

“It helped my balance!,” “Gave me more confidence, I felt stronger!,” “No dizziness at all, like something was suppressing dizziness!,” “Made me feel like a normal person!,” are statements from participating Veterans in a study of Walkasins at the Minneapolis VA. [PR.com]



September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

Fri, 01 Sep 2017 15:50:50 -0400

U.S. Ranks Among Countries with Highest Rates of Prostate Cancer [PR.com]



Apostle Inc Appoints Director of Oncology Research at Stanford University to Scientific Advisory Board

Fri, 01 Sep 2017 09:19:00 -0400

Apostle Inc is pleased to announce the appointment of Dean W. Felsher, MD, PhD as a new member to its Scientific Advisory Board. Dr. Felsher is Professor of Medicine in Departments of Oncology and Pathology at Stanford University School of Medicine. He is Director of Stanford Translational Research and Applied Medicine (TRAM) as well as Director of Oncology Research, Division of Oncology at Stanford. Additionally, Dr. [PR.com]



OncoTAb Publishes Results on New Blood Test That Aids in Early Breast Cancer Detection

Wed, 30 Aug 2017 14:21:41 -0400

A new blood test kit created by researchers from the University of North Carolina can help women catch changes in their blood that could indicate the development of breast cancer. The test, named Agkura™, is becoming available nationwide this week through an Indiegogo campaign. Funds raised will help get the word out about the kit to doctors and oncologists nationwide and assist in further research. Researchers also [PR.com]



Nektar Therapeutics, Senior Vice President of Biology and Preclinical Development Explores Enhanced Cancer Vaccine Effectiveness

Tue, 29 Aug 2017 11:50:00 -0400

Aimed at an audience of senior scientists and oncology specialists involved in targeted vaccines and drug research, Cancer Vaccines 2017 will provide a perfect platform to discuss pioneering clinical developments and the next generation of cancer immunotherapy. The 6th annual show will capture expert insight by honing in on new pathways with novel vaccines and immunotherapies, drug formulations, personalised treatment, [PR.com]



A Novel Expert Opinion Portal for Cancer Patients Worldwide

Fri, 25 Aug 2017 03:00:00 -0400

HCG, a premier cancer care hospital chain in India and Africa, launches a new cancer care service- Oncology Expert Opinion through an online technology platform that empowers the patient to have their medical records, reports and scans uploaded smoothly using an easy-to-interact portal (www.hcgexpertopinion.com). The documents, reports, scans are then reviewed by a panel of oncology experts at HCG, and an Expert Opinion [PR.com]



Two Brothers Demonstrate a Profound Sense of Taste; Expand Miracle Fruit Farm Availability

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 06:31:31 -0400

Can their mission to create awareness about the benefits of Miracle Fruit reach those who need it most? [PR.com]



United Capital Partners Funds an Early Stage Customer Through a Master Lease Line of Credit

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 17:14:17 -0400

Early Stage radiopharmaceutical company is funded through a master lease line of credit to fund technology equipment for their USA office. [PR.com]



Family Tragedy Leads to "Sweet" Business Venture; Husband Founds "MAE Fine Foods" to Keep Wife’s Spirit Alive

Thu, 10 Aug 2017 17:30:10 -0400

When entrepreneur Richard Elwell of Buckeye, Arizona lost his wife Melinda to brain cancer in 2016, he knew he needed to do something to keep her spirit alive. He reflected on all of the things Melinda loved in life: spending time with family and friends, giving back to the community, and chocolate. Melinda dreamed of one day opening her own chocolate shop. When she died, Elwell knew what was next for him. He along with [PR.com]



Eagle Biosciences Announces the Launch of Calretinin ELISA Assay Kit

Tue, 08 Aug 2017 10:00:00 -0400

Eagle Biosciences is proud to announce a new assay, the Calretinin ELISA Assay Kit. The assay was developed and manufactured by DLD Diagnostika Gmbh in cooperation with the Institute for Prevention and Occupational Medicine of the German Social Accident Insurance of the Ruhr-University Bochum (IPA). DLD Diagnostika develops, markets and provides scientific service for high quality innovative tests and research [PR.com]



Andarix Pharmaceuticals Was Selected to Present at Lung Cancer Summit in Boston, MA

Sun, 06 Aug 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Targeted Tozaride Drug Therapy is effective for Small Cell Lung Cancer. [PR.com]



Abzyme Files Patent Application for Self-Diversifying Antibody Platform

Thu, 03 Aug 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Abzyme Therapeutics LLC, a biotechnology company focused on developing antibodies for diagnostic and therapeutic applications, has filed a patent application entitled "Composition and Method for Diversifying Polypeptide Libraries," USPTO number 62/387,511. This is an important milestone for Abzyme Therapeutics in protecting its intellectual property and solidifying its IP position as a leader in the field of [PR.com]



Gift of Life Campus Ambassador Who Recruited Marrow Donors Becomes One Himself

Thu, 27 Jul 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Biology major gives child a second chance at life. [PR.com]



Susan J. Littman to be Honored by America’s Registry of Outstanding Professionals

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Susan J. Littman, of Maple Glen, Pennsylvania, will be recognized as a 2018 Professional of the Year by America’s Registry of Outstanding Professionals. This honor will be bestowed for her contributions and achievements in the field of Oncology. [PR.com]



Arteric President and Co-Founder Hans Kaspersetz Leads Workshops to Enhance Digital Marketing Capacity of Cancer-Related Advocacy Organizations

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 12:00:00 -0400

Veteran Healthcare Digital Strategist Discusses Foundational and Leading-Edge Digital Tactics with Patient and Professional Advocacy Organizations [PR.com]



Voicebrook to Highlight Pathology Reporting Optimization at 2017 Cerner Laboratory Workshop

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Company to demonstrate how Pathologists can optimize their reporting process with VoiceOver and Cerner's Anatomic Pathology Systems. [PR.com]



Live Like Bella and We Care Chemo Kits Announce Partnership

Wed, 12 Jul 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Live Like Bella and We Care Chemo Kits join forces at its 1st Annual Ice Cream Social Fundraiser at Sloan's Ice Cream in CityPlace Doral on Saturday, July 29, 2017 from 2pm to 5pm to promote cancer awareness and raise funds for cancer research. The Co-Founder of the newly formed We Care Chemo Kits is a recent cancer survivor whose twin sister saved her life as she was her perfect match to serve as her stem cell donor. [PR.com]



Gastric Cancer Foundation Announces Leadership Transition - New Co-Chairs to Advance Gastric Cancer Research Through the Registry and Research Scholar Program

Tue, 11 Jul 2017 07:00:00 -0400

The new co-chairs have been active in helping the Foundation expand its visibility and sharpen its strategic focus to support research funding for the disease and help those suffering with it. [PR.com]



BLK Cyberknife Center to Promote Spine Tumors Treatment with Radio Surgery

Sun, 02 Jul 2017 03:00:00 -0400

BLK Cyberknife Center Announces Spine Tumors treatment with radiosurgery, although treating spinal tumors can be really challenging because they can move as the patient breathes. Opting for standard radiation therapy may be risk considering that it can damage surrounding healthy tissue. In such cases CyberKnife System’s sophisticated software helps treat the tumor by pinpointing a spinal tumor’s exact [PR.com]



You Go Girls! 2017 "Bettie Page" Wild Golf Invitation

Sat, 17 Jun 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Stellar Scholars is hosting a Wild Golf Invitation designed as a charity event to raise funds for local women battling breast cancer. [PR.com]



LIVESTRONG® at the YMCA at The Gateway Family YMCA

Wed, 07 Jun 2017 07:42:49 -0400

LIVESTRONG is a program in support of cancer survivors. [PR.com]



G&l Scientific Inc. Announces Its Expansion Into Regulatory Affairs, Complementing Its Industry-Leading Clinical Research Offering

Fri, 02 Jun 2017 03:00:00 -0400

G&L Scientific Inc, a company founded by Peter Griffin and Stephen Loughrey, who together built Pharmalink Consulting into the leading, independent Regulatory Affairs specialist, today announced their intention to once more provide Regulatory Affairs services to life-science clients. G&L Scientific, launched after the sale of Pharmalink to Genpact in 2014, has been working in the Clinical Research sector, and has [PR.com]



RN Cancer Guides Solutions Expands New Satellite Offices Nationwide

Tue, 09 May 2017 10:29:00 -0400

Nurse-led, Florida company opens Texas offices as America celebrates National Nurses Week. RN Cancer Guides Solutions is expanding due to a rapidly increasing number of employers are offering cancer care programs to employees. Through its newly trademarked Employee Cancer Assistance Program (ECAP), employers are leveraging value-based care and guided support for employees while controlling health costs. The firm’s founder [PR.com]



Global Novel Drug Delivery Systems for Cancer Therapy Market by Technologies, Trends and Forecast to 2021, New Report by iHealthcareAnalyst, Inc.

Tue, 09 May 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Novel Drug Delivery Systems for Cancer Therapy Market by Technology Types - Embolization Particles, Drug Eluting Beads, PVA Particles, Microspheres, Gelatin-Based, Selective Internal Radiation Therapy (SIRT), Therasphere, SIR-Spheres, Holmium-Based Microspheres, Liquid Embolics, Onyx (LES and HD-500), TRUFILL nBCA LES, and Nanoparticles and Forecast 2017-2021 [PR.com]



Global Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC) Therapeutics Market by Drug Classes, Clinical Pipeline and Forecast to 2021, New Report by iHealthcareAnalyst, Inc.

Sat, 06 May 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC) Therapeutics Market by Drug Classes (Angiogenesis Inhibitors – Avastin, Cyramza; Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor Blockers – Tarceva, Gilotrif, Iressa; Folate Antimetabolites – Alimta; Kinase Inhibitors – Xalkori, Zykadia; Microtubule Stabilizers – Abraxane, Docetaxel; and PD-1/ PD-L1 Inhibitors – Opdivo, Keytruda), and Clinical Pipeline (Avelumab, MPDL3280A, MEDI4736, Abemaciclib) [PR.com]



Aina Muceniece Virotherapy Foundation Announces an International Artwork Competition to Support Oncology Patients

Tue, 02 May 2017 09:46:55 -0400

Aina Muceniece Virotherapy Foundation hereby announces an international artwork competition, within the framework of which any professional, emerging artist or enthusiast without any age, professional or educational requirements is invited to submit their newly created artwork dedicated to the struggle with oncological disease or victory over it. The competition aims to support oncology patients and their relatives [PR.com]



Immuno-Oncology Market Growing at 16.5% CAGR by 2025

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Owing to higher efficiency as compared to conventional therapies such as radiation, chemo and surgery, doctors around the globe are increasingly prescribing immunotherapy to cancer patients. [PR.com]



Cancer Immunotherapy Market by Cancer Types, Therapies, End Users, Growth Trends and Forecast to 2021, Upcoming Research by iHealthcareAnalyst, Inc.

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Cancer Immunotherapy Market by Cancer Type (Blood Cancers, Breast Cancer, Colorectal Cancer, Lung Cancer, Melanoma, Prostate Cancer, Others), Therapy Type (Cancer Vaccines, Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors - CTLA-4, PD-1/PD-L1, Immune System Modulators, Monoclonal Antibodies, Others), End Users (Ambulatory Surgical Centers, Cancer Research Centers, Clinics, Hospitals) and Forecast 2017-2021 [PR.com]



The Children’s Cancer Foundation, Inc. (CCF) Highlights Critical Pediatric Cancer Treatment Research at 2nd Annual Research Symposium on June 7, 2017

Sun, 16 Apr 2017 03:00:00 -0400

The Children’s Cancer Foundation, Inc. (CCF) highlights critical pediatric cancer treatment research at 2nd Annual Research Symposium on June 7, 2017 Each year in the U.S., more than 50,000 children are diagnosed with cancer, and approximately 1000 will die. While the survival rate has improved in the last thirty years, cancer treatment for children is decades behind their adult counterparts. This disparity is [PR.com]



MiTeGen Opens NANUQ Access Facility

Wed, 12 Apr 2017 03:00:00 -0400

MiTeGen LLC, a provider of innovative consumables and equipment for protein crystallization and single crystal X-ray, announced the opening of the NANUQ Access Facility (NAF) which provides scientists with day-use access to MiTeGen’s revolutionary automated high-speed cryocooling device (NANUQ). [PR.com]



Eco Chateau Wellness Spa Offers Free Memberships to Cancer Patients

Sat, 08 Apr 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Eco Chateau is proud to announce the expansion of its “TLC for the Big C” initiative. This program provides a free Eco Chateau Monthly Wellness Membership to cancer patients during the months of their chemotherapy treatments. Normally offered at $129 per month, the Monthly Wellness Membership provides clients with a monthly treatment (massage, facial, infrared body wrap, or colon hydrotherapy), four Infrared [PR.com]



A Night of Fashion Hosted by Award-Winning Actress Tangi Miller

Thu, 06 Apr 2017 09:14:14 -0400

A Night of Fashion is an annual charity event to support the mission of I Will Survive, Inc. It features a fashion show, live music, dinner, silent auction, survivor HOPE ceremony, and more. [PR.com]



Tactiva Therapeutics Reports Data Highlighting a Novel Dual CD4/CD8 T Cell Receptor with Potential for Use Against a Broad Range of Cancers

Wed, 05 Apr 2017 09:59:16 -0400

Tactiva Therapeutics today reported on its unique, dual enhanced adoptive cell therapy (DEACT) platform, incorporating its proprietary, engineered CD4/CD8 T cell receptors (TCR) with potential broad utility in cancer immunotherapy, including melanoma and ovarian cancer. A late breaking abstract describing these findings was presented as part of the Annual Meeting of the American Association of Cancer Research (AACR), [PR.com]



Global Kidney Cancer Drugs Market by Branded Drugs, Clinical Pipeline, Growth Trends and Forecast to 2020, New Report by iHealthcareAnalyst, Inc.

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Kidney Cancer Drugs Market by Branded Drug Type – Afinitor (Everolimus), Avastin (Bevacizumab), Inlyta (Axitinib), Nexavar (Sorafenib), Proleukin (Aldesleukin), Sutent (Sunitinib), Torisel (Temsirolimus), Votrient (Pazopanib), Clinical Phase 1, 2 and 3 Drugs (AGS-003, Cabozantinib, Dovitinib, Keytruda, Opdivo) Pipeline Analysis 2016-2020 [PR.com]



Alfa Scientific Designs, Inc., Pledges to Reach 80% Screened for Colorectal Cancer

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 08:00:00 -0400

Company joins the National Colorectal Cancer Roundtable to meet goal by 2018. [PR.com]



Jivana Biotechnology Inc, is Pleased to Announce the Addition of Dr. Ajay Maker to Its Advisory Committee

Thu, 16 Mar 2017 12:20:30 -0400

Dr. Maker brings surgical oncology experience with expertise in liver, gallbladder. colon, pancreatic, and other cancers to Jivana Biotechnology's advisory committee. [PR.com]



Great Futures Celebrity Charity Polo: The Chauncey F. Lufkin III Foundation Was a Proud Sponsor of the 4th Annual Benefit for the Neil S. Hirsch Family Boys & Girls Club

Tue, 14 Mar 2017 07:02:00 -0400

Chauncey Lufkin, local philanthropist, supports several Palm Beach County charitable organizations throughout the year, including The Boys and Girls Club and Quantum House. [PR.com]



Algae Dynamics Corp Announces Research Agreement with University of Western Ontario

Mon, 13 Mar 2017 09:30:00 -0400

Algae Dynamics Corp, today announced a research and product development agreement with Western University to perform research on cannabis oil and its constituents in the context of depression, post-traumatic stress disorder, anxiety and schizophrenia. This is the second of the recently announced research agreements with Canadian universities involving cannabis oil research. This announcement brings Algae Dynamics total [PR.com]



Innovation Has Finally Come to Healthcare Recruitment

Mon, 13 Mar 2017 09:00:00 -0400

With their new premier healthcare job board, eLinkXchange hopes to change the recruitment industry for employers and job seekers. [PR.com]



Global In Vitro Colorectal Cancer Testing Market by Test Types, Product Pipeline and Forecast to 2020, New Report by iHealthcareAnalyst, Inc.

Sat, 11 Mar 2017 03:00:00 -0500

In Vitro Colorectal Cancer Testing Market by Test Types (Fecal Occult Blood Tests, Guaiac FOB Stool Test, Immuno-FOB Agglutination Test, Lateral Flow Immuno-FOB Test, Immuno-FOB ELISA Test, Stool Biomarkers Tests , Cologuard, M2-PK Stool Test, Blood Biomarker Tests, ColoSentry, ColoVantage, Epi proColon, mS9), and Product Pipeline (Cologic, Colox, MarCarePlex, MeScore CRC, miRSIGN, PanC – Dx) 2016-2020 [PR.com]



New Study Links Weed-Killer Glyphosate with Autism

Tue, 07 Mar 2017 11:44:46 -0500

A new study has been published in a peer-reviewed journal about the links between the weed-killer glyphosate (RoundUpTM) and autism. The World Health Organization International Agency for Research on Cancer published a summary in March 2015 that classified glyphosate as a probable carcinogen in humans. [PR.com]



Moving Pathology Information with VoiceOver at the 2017 Annual Meeting of the United States and Canada Academy of Pathology

Sat, 04 Mar 2017 03:00:00 -0500

Voicebrook will be showcasing its fast and accurate Pathology reporting solution at the USCAP Annual Meeting in San Antonio. [PR.com]



PTSD Treatments Can Cost Up to $7,000 a Year, But a Group of NET-Trained Practitioners Treated Patients Effectively and Quickly for a Fraction of the Cost

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 17:00:08 -0500

People often experience symptoms of PTSD such as anxiety, stress, and fear from traumatic life events. Physician researchers (funded by the ONE Research Foundation) conducted a study on Neuro Emotional Technique (NET), a mind-body therapy, at The Marcus Institute of Integrative Health at Thomas Jefferson University. The study found NET effectively and rapidly reduced symptoms of traumatic stress events in patients who had [PR.com]



Gilad&Gilad Gambles on Las Vegas

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 09:30:00 -0500

Gilad&Gilad, the health science company is presently relocating its headquarters to Henderson (a suburb of Las Vegas), Nevada, expecting growth of its dietary supplements products, AgmaSet® and AgmaVet(TM), for nerve health. [PR.com]



Global Drug Eluting Beads, Microcatheters and Radiopaque Beads in Interventional Oncology Market by Geography and Forecast to 2020, Published by iHealthcareAnalyst Inc.

Mon, 27 Feb 2017 03:00:00 -0500

Drug Eluting Beads, Microcatheters and Radiopaque Beads in Interventional Oncology Market by Geography North America (U.S., Canada), Latin America (Brazil, Mexico, Rest of LA), Europe (U.K., Germany, France, Italy, Spain, Rest of EU), Asia Pacific (Japan, China, India, Rest of APAC), and Rest of the World and Forecast 2016-2020. [PR.com]



Global Embolization in Interventional Oncology Market Analysis: Procedures, Growth Trends and Forecast to 2020, New Report by iHealthcareAnalyst, Inc.

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 03:00:00 -0500

Embolization in Interventional Oncology Market by Procedure Type (Bland Embolization, Radioembolization, Transarterial Chemoembolization) and Forecast 2016-2020. [PR.com]



Strathmore’s Who’s Who Honors Susan J. Littman, M.D. as Professional of the Year

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 03:00:00 -0500

Susan J. Littman, of Maple Glen, Pennsylvania, was recognized as a 2017 Professional of the Year by Strathmore’s Who’s Who for her outstanding contributions and achievements in the field of Oncology. [PR.com]



The 2017 Women in Oncology Award Winners Honored by PRIMO Education

Mon, 13 Feb 2017 19:47:26 -0500

The winners of the 2017 Women in Oncology Award were announced this morning at the 2nd Annual Practical Recommendations in Immuno and Molecular Oncology (PRIMO) Meeting. The Women in Oncology Awards are presented annually to three outstanding women in academia, industry, and advocacy, and seeks to recognize women who have made outstanding contributions to the lives of those fighting cancer. [PR.com]



Good News! Local Independent Oncology Clinic Recognized for Quality Laboratory Services

Tue, 07 Feb 2017 16:00:00 -0500

Personalized Hematology-Oncology of Wake Forest, PLLC – an independent oncology clinic in Wake Forest, NC – has met all criteria for Laboratory Accreditation by COLA, a national healthcare accreditation organization. Accreditation is given only to laboratories that apply rigid standards of quality in day-to-day operations, demonstrate continued accuracy in the performance of proficiency testing, and pass a [PR.com]



Global Companion Diagnostics Market Analysis: Indications, Growth Trends and Forecast to 2020, New Research by iHealthcareAnalyst, Inc.

Thu, 02 Feb 2017 03:00:00 -0500

Companion Diagnostics Market by Indication or Disease Type (Breast Cancer, Colorectal Cancer, Gastric Cancer, Lung Cancer, Melanoma) 2016-2020 [PR.com]



Global Cervical Cancer Diagnostic Testing Market Analysis: Test Types, Growth Trends and Forecast to 2020, New Research Published by iHealthcareAnalyst, Inc.

Fri, 27 Jan 2017 03:00:00 -0500

Cervical Cancer Diagnostic Testing Market by Test Type (Cervical Biopsy, Colposcopy, Endocervical Curettage, HPV Typing, Loop electrosurgical procedure, Pap Smear Testing), and Imaging Tests for Stage Detection (Computed tomography or CAT, Magnetic resonance imaging, Positron emission tomography, Chest X-Ray) 2016-2020 [PR.com]



Global Circulating Tumor Cells Prognostic Technologies Market Analysis: Technologies, Applications and Forecast to 2020, New Research Study by iHealthcareAnalyst, Inc.

Fri, 27 Jan 2017 03:00:00 -0500

Circulating Tumor Cells Prognostic Technologies Market by Technology (Tumor Cell Enrichment, Centrifugation, Filtration, Immunological Methods, Tumor Cell Detection, Molecular Methods, Optical Methods), and Application (Breast Cancer, Colorectal Cancer, Prostate Cancer, Lung Cancer, Ovarian Cancer and Pancreatic Cancer) 2016-2020 [PR.com]



Military Combat Veteran Serves Again in the Fight Against Breast Cancer After Losing Mom

Thu, 26 Jan 2017 08:00:00 -0500

A Night of Fashion is an incredible charity event held at the exquisite Callanwolde Fine Arts Center on Thursday, April 6, 2017 from 7:00pm to 9:30pm to support the programs of I Will Survive, Inc. Save the date by getting tickets today. [PR.com]



New Study Derives Prostate Cancer Heat Map & Analysis Along with Clinical Benchmarks for Therapies During 2016-2022

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 03:00:00 -0500

Report has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market. [PR.com]



Global Cancer Diagnostics Market Analysis: Diagnostics Methods, Applications and Forecast to 2020, Reports iHealthcareAnalyst, Inc.

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 03:00:00 -0500

Cancer Diagnostics Market by Diagnostic Method such as Biopsy Test (Bone Marrow, Endoscopic, Needle Biopsy), Endoscopy Test (Bronchoscopy, Colonoscopy, Colposcopy, Sigmoidoscopy), Diagnostic Imaging (CT, MRI, PET, Mammography, Ultrasound), and Detection of Cancer-Specific Tumor Biomarkers, and by Application (Organ or Cell-Specific Cancer Types such as Blood, Breast, Colorectal, Kidney, Liver, Lung, Ovarian, Pancreatic, [PR.com]



Big Pharma Perspective on Adaptive Clinical Trial Designs

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 13:38:12 -0500

Boehringer-Ingelheim, Grünenthal and AstraZeneca to discuss company approach to applied clinical trials. [PR.com]



G&L Scientific Inc. Announces Opening of New Offices in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:10:00 -0500

G&L Scientific Inc, the leading provider of clinical and scientific consulting and resource to the healthcare industry (http://www.gandlscientific.com), has announced the opening of new offices in Cambridge, Massachusetts, strengthening and improving access to its expanding team of clinical and scientific consultants and contractors. This is the latest step in G&L’s expansion of its global clinical consulting services [PR.com]



New Radiotherapy Center in Ebersberg Partners with humediQ to Enhance Patient Safety and Efficiency

Wed, 11 Jan 2017 03:00:00 -0500

On December 12th, 2016, a new radiotherapy center has opened its doors in Ebersberg, Germany. The center is working closely with humediQ in offering the highest standard of patient safety during cancer treatment. Radiotherapy center Ebersberg is a representative office of the renowned clinic in Rosenheim and brings to the doorsteps of its patients the operational expertise and therapeutic intelligence of the medical [PR.com]



Radon Exposure is Leading Cause of Lung Cancer Among Non-Smokers

Thu, 05 Jan 2017 03:00:00 -0500

January is National Radon Action Month and Waukesha County health officials are encouraging homeowners to check their home's radon levels. Exposure to radioactive radon gas is the leading cause of lung cancer among non-smokers nationwide. “Radon is an easily mitigated heath risk. The small cost of the kit, available either through the County or at your local hardware store, is well worth the peace of mind knowing [PR.com]



Leah A. Rivera Recognized as a Professional of the Year by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Wed, 21 Dec 2016 03:00:00 -0500

Leah A. Rivera of Duarte, California has been recognized as a Professional of the Year for 2016 by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide Edition for her outstanding contributions and achievements for almost 20 years in the field of healthcare. About Leah A. Rivera Ms. Rivera is the Lead Clerk at City of Hope National Medical Center in Duarte, California. This facility and its many clinics specialize in cancer [PR.com]



Bioprognos Obtains the CE Marking for Its Algorithm to Support the Diagnostic of Lung Cancer

Mon, 19 Dec 2016 12:06:43 -0500

Bioprognos obtains the CE Declaration of Conformity for its algorithm to support the diagnostic of lung cancer after complying with the requirements of the European directive on medical devices and implementing a quality management system according to the standard UNE-EN ISO 13485:2016. [PR.com]



Phi Life Sciences Launches Licensed Prostate Mitomic Test (PMT™) for Prostate Cancer Risk

Mon, 19 Dec 2016 07:00:00 -0500

Phi Life Sciences (Phi), a molecular diagnostic and laboratory service company that empowers physicians to deliver precision treatments and diagnostics to improve patient care and health, announced today that it has launched the Prostate Mitomic Test (PMT™) that is licensed from MDNA Life Sciences. Under the agreement, Phi is the first US partner to distribute MDNA's proprietary liquid biopsy test that evaluates the [PR.com]



Susan J. Littman, M.D. Honored as a Strathmore’s Who’s Who Lifetime VIP Member

Sat, 17 Dec 2016 03:00:00 -0500

Susan J. Littman, of Maple Glen, Pennsylvania, has been recognized as a Lifetime VIP Member by Strathmore’s Who’s Who for her outstanding contributions and achievements in the field of Oncology. [PR.com]



Fierce Innovation Awards: Life Sciences Edition Announce Finalists, Innovative Biochips Recognized

Thu, 15 Dec 2016 03:00:00 -0500

Innovative Biochips LLC has been selected as a finalist in Fierce Innovation Awards 2016 for its innovative product, Automated Yeast Aging Analysis System. [PR.com]



New Study Explores Market Pipeline Analysis of Salivary Gland Cancer in H2 2016

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 03:00:00 -0500

The report provides comprehensive information on the therapeutics under development for Salivary Gland Cancer, complete with analysis by stage of development, drug target, mechanism of action (MoA), route of administration (RoA) and molecule type. [PR.com]



Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia Drug Pipeline Analysis and Therapeutic Assessment, H2 2016

Wed, 30 Nov 2016 03:00:00 -0500

Report Provides provides broad information on the therapeutics under development for Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia (Oncology), with the complete analysis by stage of development, drug target, route of administration (RoA), mechanism of action (MoA) and molecule type. [PR.com]



A Rare Transition of Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma Into Classical Hodgkin Disease Reported in PiscoMed's Journal AMOR

Sat, 26 Nov 2016 03:00:00 -0500

Researchers document first reported case of an intermediate stage of lymphoma transformation [PR.com]



Global Cancer Technology, Inc. Signs Licensing Agreement with the University of California San Diego

Fri, 25 Nov 2016 15:28:39 -0500

Announcing an agreement to purchase patent and IP technology from UCSD for a novel way to track medical instruments using Nano Quantum Dots [PR.com]



The Children's Security Blanket to Ensure Families of Children Battling Cancer Experience More Joy and Less Worry for the Holidays

Mon, 14 Nov 2016 11:33:45 -0500

Anonymous donors enable nonprofit to provide an early Christmas for many families. [PR.com]



South Nassau Communities Hospital Surgeon Named to "America's Best Physicians"

Sun, 06 Nov 2016 03:00:00 -0500

The NCAB is a private research organization dedicated to providing consumers information about the finest professionals across the nation. [PR.com]



The Gateway Family YMCA Offers LIVESTRONG® at the YMCA

Tue, 01 Nov 2016 03:00:00 -0400

A physical activity and well-being intitative for cancer survivors. [PR.com]



Mary’s Center Receives Grant from the American Cancer Society and the National Football League to Fight Breast Cancer in Washington DC

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 03:00:00 -0400

The American Cancer Society and NFL have awarded Mary’s Center a grant to provide breast cancer education, outreach and navigation, and help individuals access screenings in Washington, DC. [PR.com]



Nerviano Medical Sciences Presents Data Regarding a Potent New Cytotoxic Molecule for ADC Generation

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 03:00:00 -0400

NMS-P945 is a potent, innovative and proprietary cytotoxic molecule in the nms pipeline, hbighly suited to conjugation with targeted antibodies. [PR.com]