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ESMO: Bristol Myers’ Opdivo-Yervoy, Pfizer-Merck KGaA’s Bavencio hit walls in head and neck cancer

Suffering two separate clinical trial blows, Bristol Myers Squibb and a collaboration between Merck KGaA and Pfizer learned the hard way that head and neck cancer is ...
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CDC enlists comedian to embrace the awkwardness of gynecology visits—and encourage women to go

Going to the gynaecologist can be embarrassing, weird and uncomfortable, but thanks to a new Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) web series with comedian...
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PROSTATE CANCER DRUG BYPRODUCT CAN FUEL CANCER CELLS, UNITED STATES-BASED RESEARCHERS FIND

A genetic anomaly in certain men with prostate cancer may impact their response to common drugs used to treat the disease, according to new research in the United Sta...
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Atlantic Health System enrolling patients in pancreatic cancer clinical trials

Angela Alistar, M.D., director of GI medical oncology at the Carol G. Simon Cancer Center of Morristown Medical Center,...
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Compugen Advancing Cancer Immunotherapies to Clinical Trials

Compugen today said clinical trials will be launched for a pair of its cancer immunotherapy candidates targeting advanced solid tumors—its lead immuno-oncology progra...
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Tecentriq extends streak with win in breast cancer trial

Roche's checkpoint inhibitor Tecentriq helped extend progression-free survival in a Phase 3 study of patients with a hard-to-treat form of metastatic breast cancer...
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Clinical trial targets metastatic colorectal cancer with new combination therapy

Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey is offering a clinical trial targeting an advanced form of colorectal cancer with a combination vaccine/immunotherapy drug trea...
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Cancer Research UK tests first of its kind vaccine to treat lung cancer

 A first of its kind treatment vaccine has moved into a phase I clinical trial for patients with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC), under a collaboration agreement...
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Doctors Call Off Clinical Trial After Experimental Cancer Treatment Has Tragic Results

 A recent clinical trial attempting to rid three patients of an uncommon type of blood cancer has gone tragically wrong. Rather than fighting the cancer that was rava...
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Redx Pharma up as it confirms cancer drug clinical trial will re-start early next year

Redx is developing a new generation of cancer drug called a porcupine inhibitor After discussions with the re...
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