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Newswise: Racquel (Kelly) Kohler Joins the Rutgers School of Public Health

Article ID: 719071

Racquel (Kelly) Kohler Joins the Rutgers School of Public Health

Rutgers School of Public Health

The Rutgers School of Public Health is excited to announce that Racquel (Kelly) Kohler, PhD, has joined the department of health behavior, society, and policy, as an instructor, and the Center for Cancer Health Equity at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey as a member.

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17-Sep-2019 10:05 AM EDT
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Article ID: 719068

American College of Radiology Acquires and Expands CT Colonography Locator Tool

American College of Radiology (ACR)

The American College of Radiology (ACR) has acquired the My CT Colonography center online locator, a patient-friendly online tool to find a computed tomography (CT) colonography screening center near you. The ACR will now work with stakeholders to explore ways to achieve the goal of having all facilities that perform CTC registered on a center locator.

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17-Sep-2019 9:00 AM EDT
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Newswise: Study in JNCCN Supports Idea that Higher Patient Volumes are Associated with Longer Survival in Multiple Myeloma
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Article ID: 719054

Study in JNCCN Supports Idea that Higher Patient Volumes are Associated with Longer Survival in Multiple Myeloma

National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®)

New research in the September 2019 issue of JNCCN—Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network finds that providers with more experience treating people with multiple myeloma have better outcomes than those with more limited experience.

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16-Sep-2019 3:05 PM EDT
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Newswise: Imaging reveals new results from landmark stem cell trial for stroke
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Article ID: 718954

Imaging reveals new results from landmark stem cell trial for stroke

University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

Researchers led by Sean I. Savitz, MD, of UTHealth Houston reported today in the journal Stem Cells that bone marrow cells used to treat ischemic stroke in an expanded Phase I trial were not only safe and feasible, but also resulted in enhanced recovery compared to a matched historical control group.

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16-Sep-2019 9:00 AM EDT
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Article ID: 718722

Cancer cells turn to cannibalism to survive chemotherapy, study suggests

The Rockefeller University Press

Researchers from the Tulane University School of Medicine have discovered that some cancer cells survive chemotherapy by eating their neighboring tumor cells. The study, which will be published September 17 in the Journal of Cell Biology, suggests that this act of cannibalism provides these cancer cells with the energy they need to stay alive and initiate tumor relapse after the course of treatment is completed.

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10-Sep-2019 10:00 AM EDT
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Article ID: 719067

FDA Awards AnaBios Grant to Further Develop Preclinical Assay Using Human Primary Cardiomyocytes

AnaBios

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has named AnaBios the recipient of a grant to further develop its unique drug discovery platform utilizing muscle cells from the human heart (cardiomyocytes).

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17-Sep-2019 8:20 AM EDT
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Article ID: 719042

First Positive Results in 45 Years: Rhabdomyosarcoma Randomized Clinical Trial Led by Children’s Hospital Los Angeles

Children's Hospital Los Angeles

A randomized clinical trial led at Children's Hospital Los Angeles by Leo Mascarenhas, MD, MS, showed first positive results in rhabdomyosarcoma since 1974.

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17-Sep-2019 8:00 AM EDT
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Article ID: 719034

American Association of Endodontists Announces Advocacy Action Center

American Association of Endodontists (AAE)

To amplify the voice of specialized dentists known as endodontists, the American Association of Endodontists (AAE) rolled out a new, robust web-based advocacy center called the AAE Advocacy Action Center.

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17-Sep-2019 8:00 AM EDT
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Newswise: Dana-Farber Cancer Institute receives $5 million gift to create the Edward P. Evans Center for Myelodysplastic Syndromes
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Dana-Farber Cancer Institute receives $5 million gift to create the Edward P. Evans Center for Myelodysplastic Syndromes

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

A $5 million gift from the Edward P. Evans Foundation will create the Edward P. Evans Center for Myelodysplastic Syndromes (MDS) at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.

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16-Sep-2019 11:05 AM EDT
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