Lung Cancer

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Name: Lung Cancer
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Boehringer Ingelheim and CureVac to develop lung cancer therapy

:14 in Pharmaceutical Company Product News Boehringer Ingelheim has announced an exclusive global license and development collaboration with CureVac that will involve the creation of a new lung cancer therapy. The deal will give Boehringer Ingelheim exclusive ... [Published Zenopa - 17 mins ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 56 mins ago - 4 reports

Half of cancers diagnosed at a late stage, report finds

Earlier diagnosis would benefit the survival chances of 52,000 patients each year and could save the NHS nearly £210m in reduced treatment costs, according to an analysis from Cancer Research UK.The report revealed large variations in early diagnosis ... [Published GP Online - 22 mins ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

Granddaughter steps out for Leeds starlight walk in memory of her grandparents

A loving granddaughter is raising money in memory of her separated grandparents, who both passed away due to cancer within months of each other.Divorced Leeds couple Lillian and Tommy Walton, who had not been in touch with each other for 26 years, were ... [Published - 2 hours ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

Omahan with lung cancer turns to form of radiation therapy not yet offered here

Last December, Karen Brown finally gave in to what she thought was pneumonia and went to a doctor.But the news wasn’t so good. She had lung cancer. One lung was partially collapsed — the cause of her wheezing.Brown went through one round of chemotherapy, ... [Published Live Well Nebraska - 5 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

A Cancer Battle We Can Win

THE war against cancer[1] can be confusing, with providers, insurers and policy makers debating the effectiveness of treatments, prevention programs and research. But there is one significant victory within our grasp. There is, increasingly, a consensus ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 8 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Forum Post: No appetite, getting depressed.What can I do ?

A group for anyone affected by lung cancer to get together, ask questions, share experiences and support each other.No appetite, getting depressed.What can I do ?Posted by Ally 4 on21 Sep 2014 9:32 PMHelloMy mum is coming up to a year from diagnosis of ... [Published Macmillan Cancer Support - 14 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 2 reports

Forum Post: RE: Stuggling Big Time

New to the siteIf you've just joined up and aren't sure where to start, this is the group for you. Tell us a bit about what brings you here, and don't be afraid to ask questions. Someone will be on hand to welcome you and point you in the right direc ... [Published Macmillan Cancer Support - 17 hours ago]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 3 reports

Forum Post: Terminal lung cancer

Looking after a loved one with cancer? This is a safe and supportive place to share your worries and emotions without worrying about upsetting members living with cancerTerminal lung cancerPosted by Love my mummy on20 Sep 2014 10:33 PMHello to everyone ... [Published Macmillan Cancer Support - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 1 reports

CureVac to work with BI in lung cancer

CureVac GmbH, a pioneer in RNA technology, is set to work with Boehringer Ingelheim on two new oncology projects that will seek to improve outcomes for patients with non-small lung cancer by leveraging existing treatments with a cancer vaccine.The collaboration, ... [Published MedNous - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 1 reports

Free to Breathe 5K Fundraising Event for Lung Cancer Awareness

Saturday October 4, is the 4th Annual Free to Breathe 5K Run/Walk and 1-mile walk, an individual and team fundraising event to benefit both awareness and education for lung cancer research and treatment as well as improving lung cancer survival goals ... [Published - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 2 reports

Caring for innocent victims - Hartlepool and east Durham’s shocking toll of passive smokers

SHOCKING figures show that around 30 innocent people a year are being diagnosed with killer lung cancer through passive smoking.Non-smokers are paying the price with their health, and even their lives by merely being around smokers and not succumbing ... [Published Hartlepool Mail - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 1 reports

News Thoracic radiotherapy in smallcell lung cancer

The results of a randomised phase 3 trial have shown that thoracic radiotherapy (30 Gy, given in ten fractions) plus prophylactic cranial irradiation (20–30 Gy, given in five to 15 fractions) given to patients with extensive-stage small-cell lung .. ... [Published BioPortfolio - Sep 20 2014]


...Professor Klaus Dugi, chief medical officer at Boehringer Ingelheim, said: "We are proud of our commitment to help improve the treatment of cancers with a high medical need. In our collaboration with CureVac, we will investigate combining existing treatments with the approach of sustained activation of the immune system." This comes after the firm received EU approval earlier this month for a new insulin glargine therapy for diabetes that was developed in collaboration...
Harpal Kumar, Cancer Research UK’s chief executive, said: "This report shows yet again why we must do more to ensure patients begin treatment as early as possible, so that we improve cancer survival in this country. It provides a compelling case for substantial investment in efforts to achieve earlier diagnosis. Not to invest in earlier diagnosis is to fail cancer patients."
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Boehringer Ingelheim and CureVac to develop lun... [Published Zenopa - 17 mins ago]
Half of cancers diagnosed at a late stage, repo... [Published GP Online - 22 mins ago]
Nearly half of cancers in England diagnosed late [Published Pharma Times - 56 mins ago]
Boehringer Ingelheim and CureVac link on lung c... [Published Pharma Letter - 1 hour ago]
Witnesses will shine light on home abuse [Published Northern Territory News - 2 hours ago]
Granddaughter steps out for Leeds starlight wal... [Published - 2 hours ago]
When a single post online can ruin a carefully ... [Published Brandtology - 3 hours ago]
Protecting Indoor Air Quality [Published FMLink - 4 hours ago]
Granddaughter steps out for Leeds starlight wal... [Published Yorkshire Evening Post - 4 hours ago]
Tributes paid to Jean Marshall the "Dancing Queen' [Published - 4 hours ago]
50,000 lives cut short by cancer diagnosis fail... [Published Telegraph - 4 hours ago]
Omahan with lung cancer turns to form of radiat... [Published Live Well Nebraska - 5 hours ago]
Immunologists Awarded Inaugural Tang Prize [Published Asian Scientist - 5 hours ago]
Cancer scare at WA mines [Published Perth Now - 6 hours ago]
Norton honors World War II veteran Col. John W.... [Published Taunton Gazette - 6 hours ago]
Medical research labs pinched by falling federa... [Published Pittsburgh Tribune Review - 7 hours ago]
"Pink Heals Tour" surprises police officer's wi... [Published WNCT - 7 hours ago]
Oligarchs strengthen grip on major parties [Published Jakarta Post - 8 hours ago]
Patient-Contributed Tumor Genetics Data: A Path... [Published American Journal of Managed Care - 8 hours ago]
The wRap Indonesia: Sept. 22, 2014 [Published Rappler - 8 hours ago]
A Cancer Battle We Can Win [Published DailyMe.Com - 8 hours ago]
Saving lives and averting costs? The case for e... [Published Cancer Research UK - 8 hours ago]
Report: Almost half of cancers 'caught too late' [Published - 9 hours ago]
52,000 cancer cases a year are spotted too late... [Published - 9 hours ago]
Red Eddies raising money to aid Dempsey Center [Published Sun-Journal - 9 hours ago]
Boston Marathon Jimmy Fund Walk draws thousands [Published Boston Globe - 10 hours ago]
Half of cancers diagnosed at late stage as repo... [Published Ecancer Medicalscience - 10 hours ago]
Call to diagnose cancer earlier [Published Yahoo! News UK and Ireland - 11 hours ago]
Almost half of cancer patients diagnosed too late [Published - 11 hours ago]
Large hydro projects may be dangerous for the c... [Published Eleven Myanmar - 12 hours ago]
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Tucker Carlson: Tobacco Smoking In Kids' Cartoo... [Published Crooks and Liars - 19 hours ago]
The hosts of Fox & Friends on Sunday expressed outraged that male comic book characters were being "wussified," and that an effort was being made not to "sexualize" female characters. Last week, leaked photos from the studios of animator Genndy Tartakovsky ...
Arsenic-Laced Coffee Good for You [Published The Moderate Voice - Sep 20 2014]
by Walter Brasch You’re sitting in your favorite restaurant one balmy September morning. Your waitress brings a pot of coffee and a standard 5-ounce cup. “Would you like cream and sugar with it?” she asks. You drink your coffee black. And hot. ...
Washington People: Ramaswamy Govindan​​​​​​​​ [Published WUSTL Medicine & Healthcare News - Sep 20 2014]
​ Robert Boston Ramaswamy Govindan, MD, is using next-generation sequencing to uncover genetic mutations that play a role in forming tumors. The discoveries could expand treatments for patients because drugs targeting some of these genetic changes already ...
lung cancer stage iv [Published HealthBoards - Sep 19 2014]
Wife had brain tumor reomoved then treated with gamma knife. Had 30 bouts of radiation to lung and 2 bouts of chemo, cispaltian and etopside heavy doses what the doctor said. Did scans 2 1/2 months later found tumor inside of skull between the bone plates ...
Boehringer Ingelheim and CureVac announce colla... [Published Business Wire Science: Science News - Sep 19 2014]
INGELHEIM & TÜBINGEN, Germany--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Boehringer Ingelheim and CureVac announce collaboration to develop next generation lung cancer immunotherapy ...
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Miniature lung grown by scientists to test canc... [Published Reuters Video: Technology - Aug 26 2014]
Widow awarded $23 billion in lawsuit against ci... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Jul 22 2014]

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West Penn Hospital Begins Complimentary Lung Ca... [Published GlobeNewswire: Advertising News - Sep 09 2014]
C-RAD secures order to equip radiation therapy ... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Sep 04 2014]
DGAP-News: MeVis Medical Solutions AG: MeVis ga... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Aug 14 2014]
LUNGevity Foundation, Lung Cancer Research Foun... [Published Financial Services - Jul 09 2014]
Owlstone Secures Share of £12.7m SBRI Healthcar... [Published Financial Services - May 19 2014]
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