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Newswise: Grant to help UniSA researchers develop personalised cancer treatment

Grant to help UniSA researchers develop personalised cancer treatment

University of South Australia

Personalised cancer treatment is one step closer to becoming a reality for more patients, thanks to a Cancer Council Beat Cancer Project grant awarded to University of South Australia researcher Dr Stephanie Reuter Lange to explore how computer-based modelling can optimise cancer treatment and remove the need for expensive clinical trials.

Channels: Cancer, Personalized Medicine, Clinical Trials,

Released:
12-Jan-2020 9:05 AM EST
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Your Brain: Individual and Unique

American Technion Society

New findings show that individual variations in the brain’s structural connectome (map of neural connections) define a specific structural fingerprint with a direct impact on the functional organization of individual brains.

Channels: Healthcare, Neuro, Personalized Medicine, Technology, PNAS, All Journal News,

Released:
10-Jan-2020 2:25 PM EST
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6-Jan-2020 11:00 AM EST
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Newswise: Fred Hutch names Dr. Thomas J. Lynch Jr. as new president and director

Fred Hutch names Dr. Thomas J. Lynch Jr. as new president and director

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center announced today that Dr. Thomas J. Lynch Jr. will become the center’s new president and director. Lynch, a well-known cancer leader with expertise in solid tumor research, precision medicine and immuno-oncology, will join Fred Hutch Feb. 1.

Channels: Cancer, Immunology, Personalized Medicine,

Released:
7-Jan-2020 11:35 AM EST
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Researchers Probe Emerging Mesothelioma Treatment Targeting PP2A and CDK

Sbarro Health Research Organization (SHRO)

A collaborative study of researchers from Thomas Jefferson University, Sbarro Institute for Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine of Temple University, University of Siena, and from the Spanish Center for the Applied Medical Research (CIMA) of the University of Navarra have discovered a novel targetable axis in mesothelioma patients.

Channels: Cancer, Healthcare, Personalized Medicine, Genetics, All Journal News,

Released:
24-Dec-2019 10:20 AM EST
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VUMC’s Denny Selected to Lead National ‘All of Us’ Program

Vanderbilt University Medical Center

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has selected Joshua C. Denny, MD, MS, vice president of Personalized Medicine at Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC), to be the Chief Executive Officer of the federal All of Us Research Program.

Channels: All Journal News, In the Workplace, Personalized Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH),

Released:
11-Dec-2019 3:35 PM EST
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Newswise: Ge Wang Named a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors

Ge Wang Named a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI)

Ge Wang, the Clark and Crossan Endowed Chair of biomedical engineering and director of the Biomedical Imaging Center at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, has been named a fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI).

Channels: All Journal News, Biotech, In the Workplace, Personalized Medicine,

Released:
3-Dec-2019 12:20 PM EST
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Newswise: FAU Schmidt College of Medicine Launches 
Genomics and Predictive Health Certificate

FAU Schmidt College of Medicine Launches Genomics and Predictive Health Certificate

Florida Atlantic University

The lack of understanding of health providers and patients is a major barrier to the integration of genomics into personalized medicine. This innovative certificate program will provide health professionals and scientists with the requisite skills they need to interpret and incorporate this new knowledge into a patient care model that emphasizes individually tailored prevention, diagnosis and treatment.

Channels: All Journal News, Back to School, Education, Genetics, Healthcare, Personalized Medicine,

Released:
21-Nov-2019 9:00 AM EST
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Newswise: Researchers identify new gene mutation in familial thyroid cancers

Researchers identify new gene mutation in familial thyroid cancers

Penn State College of Medicine

Researchers from Penn State College of Medicine identified a new gene mutation that may cause a type of familial thyroid cancer.

Channels: All Journal News, Cancer, Genetics, Healthcare, Personalized Medicine,

Released:
20-Nov-2019 9:00 AM EST
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