"The NHS is going to face meltdown just because of one disease, so we're going to have to re-structure things for the future, look at new ways of bringing money into the health service and that is a huge political challenge."
Jeffrey S. Toepel, 59, formerly of Green Bay, passed away in Mesa, Ariz., after a courageous battle with cancer
A memorial service was held in Mesa, Ariz. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Kidney Cancer Association.
The Penn State chapter of Uplifting Athletes a nonprofit organization that raises awareness for prevention and treatment of rare diseases has generated more than $300,000 over the last six years for the Kidney Cancer Association.
Sarah Dillon, 12, is really into Irish dancing, and the Lady of Fatima School student channeled her passion into a recent fundraiser for the Kidney Cancer Association in memory of her father.
Stand Up To Cancer is forging a new way to develop breakthroughs that will end cancer.
Dr Jonathan Rosenberg of the Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center, Boston, MA, an investigator in the trial, said: "AS1411 showed an excellent safety profile and promising signs of activity in renal cell carcinoma patients.
In a recently published phase II trial, XL880 showed impressive activity in patients with papillary renal cancer.
SIRIUS XM Radio Joins Stand Up To Cancer Campaign with Live Broadcast of Star-Studded 'Just Stand Up' Fundraising Event on September 5
"Just Stand Up" to be heard on both the SIRIUS and XM services on SIRIUS Hits 1 SIRIUS channel 1 and 20 on 20 XM channel 20 and The Pink Channel XM channel 24.
When I was diagnosed with kidney cancer a few years ago, my husband called all our medical connections and asked for the name of the best doctor in that field.
Targeted therapies have improved clinical outcomes over the past several years for patients with advanced renal cell cancer.