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Successful Phase III OLYMPIAD trial for Lynparza (olaparib) as a treatment of BRCA-mutated metastatic breast cancer . - Astra Zeneca

AstraZeneca announced positive results from its Phase III OLYMPIAD trial comparing Lynparza (olaparib) tablets (300mg twice daily) to physician’s choice...

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First patient dosed in Phase III AIM2CERV trial evaluating axalimogene filolisbac as an adjuvant therapy for high-risk, locally advanced, carcinoma of the cervix. -Advaxis

Advaxis, Inc. announced that the first patient has been enrolled and dosed in its AIM2CERV (Advaxis IMmunotherapy 2 prevent CERVical...

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NICE rejects Ibrance (palbociclib) in draft guidance as a treatment for hormone positive, HER-2 negative, breast cancer.- Pfizer

The National Institute of Health and Care Excellence (NICE) in draft guidance has rejected Ibrance (palbociclib) from Pfizer as a...

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Guidelines

Diagnostic sweat testing: the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation guidelines.

The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation (CFF) accredits cystic fibrosis (CF) centers, located in teaching and community hospitals nationwide, which provide comprehensive diagnosis and treatment for people with CF.

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BSR and BHPR guideline on prescribing drugs in pregnancy and breastfeeding—Part II: analgesics and other drugs used in rheumatology practice

The objective of the guideline is to provide evidence-based recommendations, which do not imply a legal obligation, for clinicians to...

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BSR and BHPR guideline on prescribing drugs in pregnancy and breastfeeding—Part I: standard and biologic disease modifying anti-rheumatic drugs and corticosteroids

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Journal articles

Breast cancer prognosis and occult lymph node metastases, isolated tumor cells, and micrometastases

The prognostic relevance of isolated tumor cells and micrometastases in lymph nodes from patients with breast cancer has become a major issue since the introduction of the sentinel lymph node procedure.

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The importance of histologic grade in long-term prognosis of breast cancer: a study of 1,010 patients, uniformly treated at the Institut Gustave-Roussy

In a study of 1,010 patients with solitary, unilateral, nonmetastatic breast cancer, the histologic grade, assessed by a multifactorial analysis (Cox model) to study its significance with other prognostic factors.

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Overexpression of mMP-9 and HIF-1α in breast cancer cells under hypoxic conditions

Hypoxia, which is a loss of oxygen in tissues, is a common condition in solid tumors due to the tumor outgrowing existing vasculature.

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Case Consults: Changing Paradigms in the Age of Biologics

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