Esophageal Cancer

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Name: Esophageal Cancer
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 1 reports

NewCo on the Go: Cernostics aims to help GIs manage Barrett's patients

By Amanda PedersenSenior Staff WriterGastroenterologists are usually quick to admit they do not have a good way to manage patients with Barrett's esophagus. They know Barrett's is a precursor to esophageal cancer, but they don't have a great way of predicting ... [Published Medical Device Daily - Apr 19 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

ICMR issues consensus document for management of esophageal cancer

The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has issued a consensus document for management of esophageal cancer which is the eighth most common cancer in the world.The ICMR's initiative in this regard is significant as India, which is a country with ... [Published PharmaBiz - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Heartburn Linked to Esophageal Cancer

Esophageal cancer possibly linked to heartburnApril is Esophageal Cancer Awareness Month, and public concern for the disease should be at an all time high. One possible culprit responsible for the increase according to recent medical studies indicates ... [Published The Guardian Express - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

April is Esophageal Cancer Awareness Month

Few people know that , even though, according to the Esophageal Cancer Awareness Association, it is the second most deadly form of cancer behind pancreatic cancer. It is important to devote our resources to teaching about and fighting against this lesser ... [Published Seacoast Online - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Reports from Z.B. Song et al Highlight Recent Findings in Esophageal Cancer

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Biotech Week -- New research on Oncology is the subject of a report. According to news reporting out of Hangzhou , People's Republic of China , by NewsRx editors, research stated, "To assess the frequency of brain ... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Marvin, Gwen

Gwen MarvinNov. 21, 1935 - April 11, 2014Resident of CupertinoGwen Marvin, age 78, passed away on Friday, April 11, 2014 at her beloved daughter Cynthia's house from esophageal cancer. Her pain and suffering was alleviated somewhat by the many family ... [Published San Jose Mercury News - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 1 reports

Grant W. Gretta, 26, Rocky River, Ohio

Grant W. Gretta, age 26 of Rocky River. Beloved son of John and Maribeth (Nee Sholtis); dear brother of Jack and Nicholas; nephew of Melanie Bender (the late Bruce) and Daniel Gretta (Pamela); also survived by his loving girlfriend Janelle Koontz. Passed ... [Published WKYC News - Apr 13 2014]
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 1 reports

WISP-1 Contributes to Fractionated Irradiation-Induced Radioresistance in Esophageal Carcinoma Cell Lines and Mice

Cancer cells that survive fractionated irradiation can be radioresistant and cause tumor recurrence. However, the molecular mechanisms underlying the development of radioresistance in cancer cells remain elusive. The aim of this study was to investigate ... [Published PLoS medicine - Apr 13 2014]
First reported Apr 07 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 3 reports

Heartburn can lead to Esophageal Cancer

April is Esophageal Cancer Awareness Month. This month is designated to promote education and awareness regarding this lethal cancer. Cancer of the lower esophagus is called adenocarcinoma and is caused by Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease, commonly referred ... [Published Neighbor Newspapers.com - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 4 reports

Study confirms safety of LINX Reflux Management System for GERD treatment

Related Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical and Healthcare NewsMillions of Americans suffer from Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD), a chronic, often progressive disease that can cause debilitating symptoms and lead to serious complications including pre-cancerous ... [Published BioPortfolio - Apr 02 2014]
First reported Mar 25 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 4 reports

Treatment helps reduce risk of esophagus disorder progressing to cancer

Among patients with the condition known as Barrett esophagus, treatment of abnormal cells with radiofrequency ablation (use of heat applied through an endoscope to destroy cells) resulted in a reduced risk of this condition progressing to cancer, according ... [Published Brightsurf Science News - Mar 26 2014]
First reported Mar 25 2014 - Updated Mar 25 2014 - 2 reports

Cernostics gets $100,000 in funding

Uptown Pittsburgh-based Cernostics Inc. will receive $100,000 in funding to advance development of its lead product, which will help diagnose patients at risk for esophageal cancer.The Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Northeastern Pennsylvania provided ... [Published Business First of Buffalo - Mar 25 2014]

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"Cernostics' tissue platform automatically and simultaneously evaluates literally thousands of unique views off that tissue," Hoerres said. "The software platform extracts a lot of information from the slide and that information could be used to better diagnose disease and predict prognosis for certain patient groups as well."
"We are happy to see the safety of the EndoStim system with MRI confirmed. From now on current and future patients who seek EndoStim's minimally invasive solution for severe reflux can safely undergo head and limb MRI scans and not be deprived of the superior diagnostic advantage of this test" states Dr. Virender K Sharma, EndoStim's Chief Medical Officer
...According to news reporting out of Hangzhou , People's Republic of China , by NewsRx editors, research stated, "To assess the frequency of brain metastasis in patients with primary esophageal cancer and to describe the clinical characteristics, diagnosis, and prognosis. Of 1612 patients with primary esophageal carcinoma treated at a single institution from 2000-2010, a retrospective analysis of the medical files of 26 consecutive patients with central nervous system involvement was carried out."
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Westchester County Newsmakers, 4.21.2014 [Published Fairfield Business Journal - 17 hours ago]
NewCo on the Go: Cernostics aims to help GIs ma... [Published Medical Device Daily - Apr 19 2014]
Gregory P. Bolster [Published Boothbay Register - Apr 18 2014]
Women in Business Q&A: Meg Sheetz, President an... [Published Huffington Post - Apr 18 2014]
EndoStim LES Stimulation System Receives CE Mar... [Published Michigan Live - Apr 18 2014]
ICMR issues consensus document for management o... [Published PharmaBiz - Apr 18 2014]
Heartburn Linked to Esophageal Cancer [Published The Guardian Express - Apr 18 2014]
Identification of Logic Relationships between G... [Published PLoS medicine - Apr 17 2014]
April is Esophageal Cancer Awareness Month [Published Seacoast Online - Apr 17 2014]
Reports from Z.B. Song et al Highlight Recent F... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - Apr 17 2014]
Steve Smith: AC/DC retirement rumors; Abba turn... [Published Inland Valley Daily Bulletin - Apr 17 2014]
Departing Upvalley physician thanks patients an... [Published Napa News - Apr 16 2014]
Multi-Method Approach for Characterizing the In... [Published PLoS medicine - Apr 16 2014]
Early Detection and Prevention of Digestive Dis... [Published Examiner.com - Apr 16 2014]
Law enforcement officers honored for heroic act... [Published Salt Lake Tribune - Apr 16 2014]
Safety Issues With Bisphosphonate Therapy for O... [Published General Medicine eJournal - Apr 16 2014]
Gastro-Esophageal Reflux Disease Symptoms and D... [Published PLoS medicine - Apr 15 2014]
Lab-Grown Esophagus Could Aid Cancer Patients [Published LiveScience.com - Apr 15 2014]
Fiber-Optic Microscope Will Help Physicians Det... [Published Newswise - Apr 15 2014]
Marvin, Gwen [Published San Jose Mercury News - Apr 15 2014]
Kenneth B. Brown [Published Sun-Journal - Apr 15 2014]
GERD: Help For Heartburn And Other Woes [Published ThirdAge - Apr 15 2014]
Lung Cancer: A Dose-Dependent Risk After Breast... [Published Diabetes Care - Apr 14 2014]
Grant W. Gretta, 26, Rocky River, Ohio [Published WKYC News - Apr 13 2014]
WISP-1 Contributes to Fractionated Irradiation-... [Published PLoS medicine - Apr 13 2014]
miR-34a Modulates Angiotensin II-Induced Myocar... [Published PLoS medicine - Apr 13 2014]
Jesse Winchester, singer-songwriter, dies at 69 [Published Washington Post - Apr 13 2014]
Jesse Winchester, R.I.P. [Published American Spectator - Apr 12 2014]
Singer-Songwriter Jesse Winchester Dies at Age 69 [Published 92.9 WLMI - Apr 11 2014]
Singer/songwriter Jesse Winchester dies [Published Shreveport Times - Apr 11 2014]
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Landmark Publication Affirms Safety of LINX®, a... [Published EON Consumer - Apr 02 2014]
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Millions of Americans suffer from Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD), a chronic, often progressive disease that can cause debilitating symptoms and lead to serious complications including pre-cancerous ...
Landmark Publication Affirms Safety of LINX®, a... [Published Business Wire Health News - Apr 02 2014]
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Millions of Americans suffer from Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD), a chronic, often progressive disease that can cause debilitating symptoms and lead to serious complications including pre-cancerous Barrett’s esophagus ...
Treatment May Prevent Esophagus Condition From ... [Published Yahoo! Health News - Mar 25 2014]
TUESDAY, March 25, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Using radio-frequency waves to treat certain cases of Barrett's esophagus can substantially cut people's risk of progressing to esophageal cancer, a new clinical trial suggests. The trial, reported in th... ...
Infamous Dirty Coke Plant Fined And Manager Giv... [Published Think Progress - Mar 20 2014]
CREDIT: SHUTTERSTOCK After years of illegally discharging hundreds of tons of carcinogens into the air, Tonawanda Coke just outside of Buffalo, NY was sentenced on Wednesday to pay a $12.5 million fine to the Justice Department and pay for two environmental ...
Iowa Pastor Diagnosed With Cancer Finds Obamaca... [Published Washington Free Beacon - Mar 18 2014]
Cancer patient Tony Angran has quite the fighting spirit: he is battling Stage 3 cancer and trying desperately to find funds to pay for his new Obamacare plan. Angran, diagnosed with Stage 3 Esophageal Cancer in January, January- was diagnosed with ...
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