Consolidation Intensification Fails in High-Risk Metastatic Ewing Sarcoma
(MedPage Today) -- Adding high-dose treosulfan and melphalan as further consolidation therapy for high-risk metastatic Ewing sarcoma failed to improve survival outcomes, a randomized phase III study showed. In an intention-to-treat population... (Source: MedPage Today Hematology/Oncology)
Source: MedPage Today Hematology/Oncology - April 18, 2022 Category: Hematology Source Type: news

What Type of Cancer Is Ewing Sarcoma?
Title: What Type of Cancer Is Ewing Sarcoma?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 4/7/2022 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 4/7/2022 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Cancer General)
Source: MedicineNet Cancer General - April 7, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Cancer symptoms: Unexplained pain is the ‘earliest symptom’ that gets ‘often mistaken’
"NOT THE most talked about" cancer, bone cancer starts in the living tissues that make up your body's skeleton. With 550 new cases diagnosed in the UK each year, this type is classed as "rare" but still remains a risk. An expert has shared that pain is the "earliest" symptom that can help you spot it. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 3, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

39 years after amputation, a new procedure is helping Mary Shalz walk comfortably
More than 3.6 million people in the U.S. are living with limb loss, according to the Amputee Coalition. Most are lower limb amputations resulting from diabetes, trauma and cancer. In March 1983, Mary Shalz was 18 years old when a diagnosis of bone cancer changed how she walked. "That was when they did the above-knee amputation," says Mary. Watch: 39 years after amputation, a new procedure is helping Mary Shalz walk comfortably. https://youtu.be/N0ez5ACClkY Journalists: Broadcast-quality video pkg… (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - March 14, 2022 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Blog: International Women ’s Day is more important than ever
UNISON is the UK’s largest women’s organisation and that’s one of the reasons why equality is at the heart of everything we do. We mobilise our members in support of women’s issues here and across the world, and International Women’s Day, held on 8 March, is one of many opportunities throughout the year to celebrate the achievements of women and girls across the globe in every part of society. The history of women’s struggles for gender equality and equal rights is long and inspiring. Many will feel that it is hard to celebrate right now. We’ve just had two years of a traumatic pandemic that disproportionate...
Source: UNISON meat hygiene - March 2, 2022 Category: Food Science Authors: Christina McAnea Tags: General secretary's blog News international women's day Source Type: news

RF ablation safe and effective for thyroid tumors
Radiofrequency (RF) ablation is a safe and effective option for patients wit...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Can cooled RF ablation relieve post-knee replacement pain? RF ablation relieves pain for bone cancer patients in 3 days E/M coding and billing for interventional radiology Is uterine artery embolization underused for postpartum bleeding? US features help define thyroid nodules in children (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 11, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Stamping Bar Codes on Cells to Solve Medical Mysteries
By tracking every cell in an organism, scientists are working out why certain cancer treatments fail, which could lead to improved medicine. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - November 29, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Gina Kolata Tags: Cancer Stem Cells Research Bone Cancer Transplants Leukemia Bone Marrow Bar Codes Source Type: news

Osteosarcoma: An Evolving Understanding of a Complex Disease Osteosarcoma: An Evolving Understanding of a Complex Disease
A better understanding of osteosarcoma and technological advances have helped optimize outcomes for these patients.Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - November 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Orthopaedics Journal Article Source Type: news

Neuromics' FBS and National Cancer Institutes
 Best Price and Performance I was honored to work with Jessey at National Cancer Institute (NCI).The were determining whether to change partners. According to Jessey, there were 24 lab PIs who would be supplied with the winner ' s FBS Although we proved competitive, we were not selected.The study was uconducted with only premium grade FBS (most expensive). We are announcing a new Preferred FBS this Monday 10/25. It works well for supplementing define media and works great for most human primary sells. And works fabulous for human and animal cancer cells.Interested in learning more? Contact me at pshuster@neuromic...
Source: Neuromics - October 23, 2021 Category: Neuroscience Tags: Bone Cancer Pain Cancer Associated Fibroblasts cell biology FBS Fetal Bovine Serum national cancer Institute Source Type: news

Genes Related to Osteosarcoma Survival Identified Genes Related to Osteosarcoma Survival Identified
The newly discovered immune-related genes have been developed into a risk score model that predicts survival.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - October 12, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

What Color Ribbon Is for Bone Cancer?
Title: What Color Ribbon Is for Bone Cancer?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 10/6/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/6/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Cancer General)
Source: MedicineNet Cancer General - October 6, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Inspiration4 Crew Safely Splashes Down Off Florida Coast
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — Four space tourists safely ended their trailblazing trip to orbit Saturday with a splashdown in the Atlantic off the Florida coast. Their SpaceX capsule parachuted into the ocean just before sunset, not far from where their chartered flight began three days earlier. The all-amateur crew was the first to circle the world without a professional astronaut. The billionaire who paid undisclosed millions for the trip and his three guests wanted to show that ordinary people could blast into orbit by themselves, and SpaceX founder Elon Musk took them on as the company’s first rocket-riding touris...
Source: TIME: Science - September 19, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Marcia Dunn / Associated Press Tags: Uncategorized healthscienceclimate Space wire Source Type: news

High Jumper Sam Grewe Wins Gold, Heads to Medical School High Jumper Sam Grewe Wins Gold, Heads to Medical School
Sam Grewe made a choice when he was 13 to have his right leg amputated after he was diagnosed with osteosarcoma.Associated Press (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - August 31, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Med Students News Source Type: news

Where Does Bone Cancer Usually Start
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Source: eMedicineHealth.com - August 11, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Meet the All-Civilian Crew of Inspiration4, From a St. Jude ’s Physician Assistant to a Lockheed Martin Engineer
Astronauts are accustomed to celebrity status, and Jared Isaacman, 41, is learning that truth first-hand. Isaacman is the billionaire CEO of Shift4 Payments, an online payment company, who bought all four seats aboard a SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft and, come September, will command Inspiration4, the first orbital space mission crewed entirely by non-professional astronauts. But if Isaacman’s name is becoming increasingly well-known in space circles, those of the other crew members are less so. Here’s a look at who they are, how they were selected to make their improbable journey, and what they hope to accompli...
Source: TIME: Science - August 10, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Jeffrey Kluger Tags: Uncategorized Magazine Space Special Project Source Type: news