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12 HOURS AGO - Yahoo! News

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Boehringer to pay up to $600 million for CureVac cancer vaccine

(Reuters) - Boehringer Ingelheim is betting on a cancer vaccine to fight lung tumors after signing a deal worth up to $600 million with U.S.-based CureVac, despite recent disappointments with cancer vaccines from rival firms. The unlisted German drugmaker said on Thursday it was investing 35 million euros ($45 million) upfront, with CureVac entitled to a further 430 million euros - plus ...

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SEP 17, 2014 - Health Canal

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For some lung cancer patients, surgery may yield better long-term results

By Vicky Agnew - Patients with early stage non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) who are otherwise healthy fare better over time if they undergo conventional surgery versus less-invasive radiosurgery to remove their cancer, according to a Yale study.

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SEP 17, 2014 - Shape

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Kerry Washington Speaks Out About Financial Abuse

Getty Images One in four women experience domestic violence during their lifetime, according to the Allstate Foundation—that's more than the amount of women affected by breast cancer, ovarian cancer, and lung cancer combined, yet we don’t often hear these stories. There are many reasons women don't speak out about their struggles—and many reasons women stay with their abusers. Today, actress Kerry ...

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SEP 17, 2014 - Health Canal

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Identification of Novel Mutations Causing Lung Cancer Resistance Leads to New Treatment Strategies

PHILADELPHIA — Two mutations that cause lung cancer resistance to the investigational ALK inhibitor alectinib were identified, and this information may help design new treatment regimens for patients with ALK-positive lung cancer, according to a study published in Clinical Cancer Research, a journal of the American Association for Cancer Research.

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SEP 16, 2014 - Health Canal

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New method to increase chance of survival for some cancer patients

Scientists from The University of Manchester have found that offering radiotherapy to patients with small cell lung cancer in addition to chemotherapy improves their chances of survival two years after treatment.

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