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Article ID: 718845

Cowboys Saddle Up to Support Cancer Research

University of New Mexico Comprehensive Cancer Center

For 37 years, Cowboys for Cancer Research has been fundraising to support the fight against cancer. The non-profit group raises funds for research through donations, endowment funds and events like the upcoming Dinner-Dance-Silent Auction.

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12-Sep-2019 6:05 AM EDT
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Newswise: New Federal Guidelines for BRCA Testing: Should You Be Screened?

Article ID: 718785

New Federal Guidelines for BRCA Testing: Should You Be Screened?

Cedars-Sinai

More women than ever are being encouraged to undergo screening for BRCA gene mutations, based on newly announced U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommendations. The task force recommends that:

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Article ID: 718843

Enhancing the way epilepsy is managed by engaging community pharmacists

University of Washington

The University of Washington’s School of Pharmacy announced on Thursday, Sept. 12, a collaboration with global biopharmaceutical company UCB to improve access to care for people living with epilepsy. This interdisciplinary project will explore ways in which community pharmacists can better support people living with this neurological disorder.

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Newswise: HHMI Awards $1.4 Million Each to 15 Hanna Gray Fellows to Support Diversity in Science
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Article ID: 718826

HHMI Awards $1.4 Million Each to 15 Hanna Gray Fellows to Support Diversity in Science

Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI)

HHMI announces the selection of 15 exceptional early career scientists as 2019 HHMI Hanna Gray Fellows to support diversity in biomedical research. The 2020 Hanna H. Gray Fellows Program competition is now open. Applications are due on January 8, 2020.

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Article ID: 718731

Cancer Predisposition Clinic Aims To Change Trajectory Of Genetically Based Cancer

Children's of Alabama

Children’s of Alabama’s Cancer Predisposition Clinic physicians develop personalized screening for children who have inherited cancer predisposition syndromes with hopes that early detection will lead to improved outcomes.

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Newswise: Study led by NUS scientists show that drinking tea improves brain health

Article ID: 718867

Study led by NUS scientists show that drinking tea improves brain health

National University of Singapore

A recent study led by researchers from the National University of Singapore revealed that regular tea drinkers have better organised brain regions compared to non-tea drinkers.

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Newswise: Fitz-Roy Curry Discusses Interpretation, Limitations of Microcirculation Imaging in Keynote Address
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Article ID: 718249

Fitz-Roy Curry Discusses Interpretation, Limitations of Microcirculation Imaging in Keynote Address

American Physiological Society (APS)

Studying microcirculation with a microscope is similar to studying astronomy through a telescope, explained keynote speaker Fitz-Roy Curry, PhD, professor emeritus at the University of California, Davis. Curry, a preeminent researcher in the area of vascular permeability

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Newswise: UT Southwestern joins in mourning T. Boone Pickens Jr., a catalyst for progress appreciated for his exceptional generosity

Article ID: 718865

UT Southwestern joins in mourning T. Boone Pickens Jr., a catalyst for progress appreciated for his exceptional generosity

UT Southwestern Medical Center

T. Boone Pickens Jr., whose committed humanitarianism, legendary generosity, and steadfast friendship graced UT Southwestern Medical Center for decades, died on Wednesday at the age of 91.

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Article ID: 718859

La Mayo Clinic nomme G. Anton Decker, M.D., à la tête de l'engagement international

Mayo Clinic

G. Anton Decker, M.D., a été nommé président de l'International à la Mayo Clinic. Le Dr. Decker relèvera du Dr. Gianrico Farrugia, M.D., PDG de la Mayo Clinic, et assumera des responsabilités à l'échelle de l'entreprise en dirigeant les activités internationales de la Mayo Clinic.

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