Norris Cotton Cancer Center

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Name: Norris Cotton Cancer Center
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Melanoma Risk Found to Have Genetic Determinant

Answer found in protective cap of chromosomes Contact InformationAvailable for logged-in reporters onlyCitationsJournal of the National Cancer InstituteNewswise — (Lebanon, NH 9/18/14)— A leading Dartmouth researcher, working with The Melanoma Genetics ... [Published Newswise - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Qu Biologics Closes Oversubscribed Private Funding Round of CDN$5.1 Million

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Sept. 17, 2014) - Qu Biologics Inc ., a biotechnology company developing Site Specific Immunomodulators (SSIs) that aim to restore the body's immune system, announced it has closed an oversubscribed private ... [Published MarketWired - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

Dartmouth Research Links Genetic Mutation and Melanoma Progression

Therapy targeting BRAFV600E mutation could inhibit aggressive growth of melanoma tumors Contact InformationAvailable for logged-in reporters onlyCitationsR01 AR-26599; R01 CA-77267; F32FCA144479A; British Journal of CancerNewswise — (Lebanon, NH, 9/11/14) ... [Published Newswise - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 2 reports

African American women receive less breast reconstruction after mastectomy

Dartmouth researchers have found that African American women are 55 percent less likely to receive breast reconstruction after mastectomy regardless of where they received their care. They report on their findings in "The influence of race/ethnicity and ... [Published Science Daily - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 2 reports

Bone cancer surgical team sees success in new application of surgical aid -- ScienceDaily

An ortho-oncology team at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Norris Cotton Cancer Center successfully adapted a shoulder surgical aid (the Spider Limb Positioner) to conduct a left hip disarticulation on a melanoma patient as described in a case report published online ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 08 2014 - 1 reports

Bone Cancer Surgical Team Sees Success in New Application of Surgical Aid

An ortho-oncology team at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Norris Cotton Cancer Center successfully adapted a shoulder surgical aid (the Spider Limb Positioner) to conduct a left hip disarticulation on a melanoma patient as described in a case report published online ... [Published Infrosoft - Sep 08 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Assortativity Signatures of Transcription Factor Networks (TFNs) Contribute to Robustness

Contact InformationAvailable for logged-in reporters onlyCitationsPLOS Computational Biology ; NIH; NIH; NIH; NIH; NIHNewswise — (Hanover, NH 8/29/14) —Dartmouth researchers explored the type and number of connections in transcription factor networks ... [Published Newswise - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Dartmouth isolates environmental influences in genome-wide association studies

(Lebanon, NH 8/27/14)Dartmouth cancer researchers developed and tested an advanced statistical model to evaluate the genetic and environmental interactions that contribute to disease as published yesterday in Human Genetics.The approach fills a gap in ... [Published Bio-Medicine - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Identifying and Managing Distress in Patients With Head and Neck Cancers

By Charlotte BathAugust 15, 2014, Volume 5, Issue 13A quality improvement initiative at the Norris Cotton Cancer Center in Lebanon, New Hampshire, resulted in biweekly screening rates for psychological distress among patients treated at the head and neck ... [Published The ASCO Post - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 2 reports

Researchers target rapid destruction of protein responsible for cancer cell resistance to therapy

Dartmouth cancer researchers at Norris Cotton Cancer Center found a means of causing the elimination of a protein that maintains cancer cell viability; the results of the study appear in the August 8 issue of The Journal of Biological Chemistry ."These ... [Published Science Daily - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

Norris Cotton Cancer Center Recognized for Excellence

Becker's Hospital Review included Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in its 2014 list of "100 Hospitals and Health Systems with Great Oncology Programs." Organizations included on this year's list are considered to be leaders in quality patient care, ... [Published News at Dartmouth Medical School - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 2 reports

NofOne Selected by DartmouthHitchcock Norris Cotton Cancer Center to Provide Clinical Interpretation for Molecular Diagnostics Program

– Scalable, High-Quality Interpretation Will EnableDartmouth-Hitchcock to Expand Its Next-Generation Sequencing Capabilities for Oncology –Related Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical and Healthcare NewsN-of-One,Inc. , the leading provider of clinical interpretation ... [Published BioPortfolio - Apr 08 2014]

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..." Dr. Gunn added, "SSIs represent a new approach to treating cancer and immune-related disease, such as Crohn's disease. Rather than blocking or disrupting a process in the body, SSIs aim to restore the body's normal immune response."
...microenvironment (TME), a next step would be to ask whether Vemurafenib normalizes the TME, or keeps it from becoming activated," said Whipple. "If so, does it create a window of time where we could target the TME, normalize it, and enhance the patient's therapeutic response?"
...They report on their findings in "The influence of race ethnicity and place of service on breast reconstruction for Medicare beneficiaries with mastectomy" recently published in SpringerPlus
...his organs to release large amounts of calcium," said Eric R Henderson, MD, who heads up the sarcoma program at Norris Cotton Cancer Center. "His infection was also controlled and he was more comfortable."

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Melanoma Risk Found to Have Genetic Determinant [Published Newswise - Sep 18 2014]
Qu Biologics Closes Oversubscribed Private Fund... [Published MarketWired - Sep 17 2014]
Study links genetic mutation and melanoma progr... [Published Medical Xpress - Sep 11 2014]
Dartmouth Research Links Genetic Mutation and M... [Published Newswise - Sep 11 2014]
African American women receive less breast reco... [Published Science Daily - Sep 09 2014]
African American Women Receive Less Breast Reco... [Published Newswise - Sep 09 2014]
Bone cancer surgical team sees success in new a... [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 09 2014]
Bone Cancer Surgical Team Sees Success in New A... [Published Infrosoft - Sep 08 2014]
Bone cancer surgical team sees success in new a... [Published EurekAlert! - Sep 08 2014]
Assortativity Signatures of Transcription Facto... [Published Newswise - Aug 29 2014]
Dartmouth isolates environmental influences in ... [Published Bio-Medicine - Aug 27 2014]
Announcing Speakers at BioConference Live Genet... [Published PRWeb - Aug 19 2014]
Following 5 simple daily habits can help you bo... [Published Natural News - Aug 19 2014]
Obituaries August 20, 2014 [Published Barton Chronicle - Aug 18 2014]
Identifying and Managing Distress in Patients W... [Published The ASCO Post - Aug 15 2014]
Researchers target rapid destruction of protein... [Published Science Daily - Aug 15 2014]
Dartmouth Researchers Target Rapid Destruction ... [Published Newswise - Aug 14 2014]
Norris Cotton Cancer Center Recognized for Exce... [Published News at Dartmouth Medical School - Jul 29 2014]
Nanoparticle alarm clock may awaken immune syst... [Published BioPortfolio - Jul 26 2014]
Researchers exploring ways to stimulate patient... [Published BioPortfolio - Jul 26 2014]
Cancer ride raises millions [Published WCAX TV3 - Jul 13 2014]
Mark A. Israel Named to the Preston T. and Virg... [Published News at Dartmouth Medical School - Jun 16 2014]
Cancer Center Appoints James Gorham to Lead Its... [Published News at Dartmouth Medical School - May 29 2014]
Norris Cotton Cancer Center receives 3 year ter... [Published BioPortfolio - May 20 2014]
Study: Tweens Involved In Team Sports Less Like... [Published Breitbart Feed - May 18 2014]
Researchers discover new mechanism that disting... [Published BioPortfolio - May 09 2014]
National Survey Links Teen Binge Drinking and A... [Published News at Dartmouth Medical School - Apr 08 2014]
Pop Music Implicated In Teenage Drinking [Published Scientific Blogging - Culture - Apr 08 2014]
NofOne Selected by DartmouthHitchcock Norris Co... [Published BioPortfolio - Apr 08 2014]
N-of-One Selected by Dartmouth-Hitchcock Norris... [Published Business Wire Health News - Apr 08 2014]
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Norris Cotton Cancer Center Recognized for Exce... [Published News at Dartmouth Medical School - Jul 29 2014]
Becker's Hospital Review included Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in its 2014 list of "100 Hospitals and Health Systems with Great Oncology Programs." Organizations included on this year's list are considered to be leaders in quality patient care, ...
Mark A. Israel Named to the Preston T. and Virg... [Published News at Dartmouth Medical School - Jun 16 2014]
Mark A. Israel, MD, director of the Norris Cotton Cancer Center (NCCC), has been named the inaugural holder of the Preston T. and Virginia R. Kelsey Distinguished Chair in Cancer at the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth. ...
Cancer Center Appoints James Gorham to Lead Its... [Published News at Dartmouth Medical School - May 29 2014]
James D. Gorham, MD, PhD, an associate professor of pathology and of microbiology and immunology, has been named the first associate director for education at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Norris Cotton Cancer Center. ...
Study: Tweens Involved In Team Sports Less Like... [Published Breitbart Feed - May 18 2014]
A new study suggests that tweens who participate in certain types of extracurricular activities may be less likely to smoke or drink. According to U.S. News & World Report Health , Dartmouth College researchers used data from a 2003 survey ...
National Survey Links Teen Binge Drinking and A... [Published News at Dartmouth Medical School - Apr 08 2014]
Binge drinking by teenagers and young adults is strongly associated with liking, owning, and correctly identifying music that references alcohol by brand name according to a study by the University of Pittsburgh and Dartmouth-Hitchcock Norris Cotton ...
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