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Pfizer distributed free doses of the drug to build evidence that it was helping patients.
When the researchers tested human cancer cells for SPOP, they found it in 85 percent of renal cell carcinomas, a common form of kidney cancer.
President Obama wants to take away tax deductions for charitable giving. Now, there's a backlash among the mostly liberal leaders of non-profits that voted him into office. Were they "taken?" This editorial from the Wall Street Journal's Opinion pages makes the case.
Freezing kidney tumors, using a safe minimally invasive interventional radiology treatment that kills the cancer 100 percent effectively without surgery.
An attorney from the UK who handles patient medical appeals and a physician from the M. D. Anderson Cancer Center think that the so-called Comparative Effectiveness scheme tucked by Congress into the stimulus package is merely the camel's nose in the tent. Read this New York Times blog post.
Merck & Co. agreed to buy rival Schering-Plough Corp. in a $41.1 billion deal that furthers consolidation by the ailing drug industry to form more diversified companies.
Thousands of patients with terminal cancer were dealt a blow last night after a decision was made to deny them life prolonging drugs.
Roche Holding increased its takeover bid for Genentech to $45.7 billion, giving shareholders until March 20 to decide. The latest bid, which was made after last week's meeting between Roche and Genentech.
On February 23rd, 2009, Illinois Governor Pat Quinn signed a Proclamation that designated the month of March, 2009, as Kidney Cancer Awareness Month. The Kidney Cancer Association thanks Linda Cox, mother of the late Lori Ann Shew, who died from kidney cancer in 2005.
The discovery could lead to tests that would identify kidney cancer at an early stage, improving treatment outcomes for patients.
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