Could Zika Virus Potentially Treat Neuroblastoma?

Researchers report that the same driving force that makes Zika so detrimental to unborn babies gives it promise as a cancer treatment.
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Publication date: Available online 13 July 2020Source: Pathology - Research and PracticeAuthor(s): Hyun Ji Son, Ha Yoon Mo, Nam Jin Yoo, Sug Hyung Lee
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Publication date: Available online 13 July 2020Source: Pathology - Research and PracticeAuthor(s): Jamal Halajzadeh, Parisa Maleki Dana, Zatollah Asemi, Mohammad Ali Mansournia, Bahman Yousefi
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BOWEL cancer affects a person's digestive system in a number of ways. Tenesmus is one of the warning symptoms relating to digestion. The condition could signal early bowel cancer. What is tenesmus?
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Could this technique help promote wound healing among oncology patients with complex wounds?Wounds
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Basel, 14 July 2020 - Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) today announced that its investigational CD20xCD3 T-cell engaging bispecific mosunetuzumab has been granted Breakthrough Therapy Designation (BTD) by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the treatment of adult patients with relapsed or refractory (R/R) follicular lymphoma who have received at least two prior systemic therapies.“We are pleased that the FDA has granted Breakthrough Therapy Designation to mosunetuzumab, recognising the promising early efficacy data for this molecule and the remaining unmet need in follicular lymphoma,” said Levi Gar...
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             Basel, 14 July 2020 - Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) and Blueprint Medicines Corporation (NASDAQ:BPMC), today announced the signing of a licensing and collaboration agreement providing exclusive rights to Roche for global co-development and commercialisation outside the United States (US), excluding Greater China*. In the US, Genentech, a member of the Roche Group, will obtain co-commercialisation rights to pralsetinib, Blueprint Medicine ’s investigational, once-daily oral precision therapy for the treatment of people with RET-altered ...
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Date: Friday, 08 28, 2020; Speaker: Luke Gilbert, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, UCSF; Building: Online - Webex, twitter, Facebook Live; URL: ; CME Credit; Videocast Event
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(Nemours) Zika virus may hold potential as a cancer treatment for neuroblastoma, a rare-but-deadly childhood cancer, according to early findings from basic research published today in PLOS ONE.
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In the May issue of Health Affairs, two papers examine the potential for voucher systems to incentivize drug development in areas of unmet medical need. Co-authors Kevin Outterson and Anthony McDonnell take a look at potential exclusivity voucher programs designed to encourage development of new antibiotics, while David Ridley and Stephane Régnier analyze the effects that expansion of existing priority review voucher (PRV) programs may have on the value of PRVs as a development incentive. Ridley and Régnier’s work is of particular importance as both houses of Congress pursue a spate of legislative propo...
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