Treatment of Metastatic Uveal Melanoma in 2022 Treatment of Metastatic Uveal Melanoma in 2022
Recent developments in our understanding of metastatic uveal melanoma and treatment advancements have improved the prognosis of these patients. Find out what ' s new.Current Opinion in Ophthalmology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - December 2, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ophthalmology Journal Article Source Type: news

Janssen to Highlight Latest Scientific Advances in Hematologic Diseases at ASH 2022 with Clinical and Real-World Data Across Innovative Pipeline and Distinguished Portfolio
RARITAN, N.J., November 3, 2022 – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson are committed to redefining treatment outcomes in the hematology setting and today announced that abstracts from more than 50 company-sponsored studies, plus more than 20 investigator-initiated studies, will be presented at the American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting in New Orleans from December 10-13, 2022. Janssen’s commitment to advancing an innovative portfolio of therapies for healthcare professionals and patients is evidenced through more than 70 presentations that span clinical studies and r...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - November 3, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

Consumer Health: What do you know about these 3 rare childhood cancers?
Childhood cancer rates have been rising slightly for the past few decades, and about 10,470 children in the U.S. under the age of 15 will be diagnosed with cancer in 2022, according to the American Cancer Society. September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, which makes this a good time to learn about three rare types of cancers in children: retinoblastoma, rhabdomyosarcoma and Wilms' tumor. Retinoblastoma Retinoblastoma is a rare form of eye cancer that begins in the… (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - September 26, 2022 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Babies exposed to some pesticides while in womb are more likely to develop rare eye cancer
Scientists at the University of California, Los Angeles warned unborn babies were particularly at risk because their organs were still developing, leaving them more at risk of damage. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 16, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

These pesticides may increase cancer risk in children
Key takeaways:Higher cancer  risk. Prenatal exposure to acephate and other pesticides can increase the risk of retinoblastoma, or eye cancer, in children.Environmental causes. Children with retinoblastoma are more likely to be born in neighborhoods near applications of specific chemicals.Past research has shown that pesticide exposure increases the risk of cancer. Now, UCLA-led research has exposed which specific pesticides increase the risk of retinoblastoma — a rare eye tumor — in children.Thestudy, published in the August International Journal of Hygiene and Environmental Health, found that children prenatally expo...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - September 13, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

What Are the Symptoms of Eye Cancer
? (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - July 26, 2022 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

The 'pioneering' new technique that could spot eye cancer - takes 'less than a second'
CANCER detection is currently undergoing a revolution thanks to the deployment of cutting-edge technology. Joining the fight to detect eye cancer faster and more cheaply is a "pioneering" new 3D device. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 13, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Janssen to Highlight Science, Innovation and Advances in Robust Oncology Portfolio and Pipeline Through More Than 60 Data Presentations at ASCO and EHA
RARITAN, N.J., May 31, 2022 — The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson announced today that new research and data from its robust oncology portfolio and pipeline of investigational therapies will be presented at the 2022 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting, taking place June 3-7 in Chicago, and the European Hematology Association (EHA) 2022 Congress taking place in Vienna, Austria, June 9-12. More than 60 presentations from company-sponsored studies across the two congresses, including 14 oral presentations, will feature new data and updates for both approved and investigation...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - May 31, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Eye cancer symptoms: Five signs in your vision to get checked 'as soon as possible'
EYE CANCER can impact your eyesight in a number of ways. Cancer Research UK explains: "Eye cancer is a general term that includes different cancer types. The type of cancer you have depends on the type of cell it starts in. There are different parts of the eye and some of these are more likely to get cancer than others." (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 25, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mother's heartbreak as son gets diagnosed with eye cancer after spotting unusual 'glow'
EXCLUSIVE: Parents Natasha and Alex Finney, from Bolton, were 'over the moon' when their eleven-month-old son AJ began walking in November. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 12, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Test for eye cancer in the womb
A test that allows doctors to spot a rare form of eye cancer in babies in the womb is being rolled out. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - May 4, 2022 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Castle Biosciences to acquire mental health testing co. AltheaDX in deal worth up to $140M
Castle's current portfolio consists of tests for skin cancers, uveal melanoma and Barrett ’s esophagus, the firm said. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - April 5, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Chris Mathews Source Type: news

Cancer: Itchy eyelid could be a sign of eye cancer - sufferer’s first noticeable symptom
CANCER details a condition during which cells in parts of your body start growing and replicating uncontrollably. A 47-year-old-woman was struggling with an eye itch that led to the diagnosis of eye cancer. Here are other symptoms to look out for. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 29, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How Does Retinoblastoma Affect the Brain
? (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - March 18, 2022 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

IDEAYA and Pfizer Expand Clinical Trial Collaboration and Supply Agreements for Evaluation of Darovasertib and Crizotinib Combination in Metastatic Uveal Melanoma and Additional cMET-Driven Tumors
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., March 14, 2022 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- IDEAYA Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: IDYA), a synthetic lethality focused precision medicine oncology company committed to the discovery and development of targeted ther... Biopharmaceuticals, Oncology IDEAYA Biosciences, Pfizer, darovasertib, crizotinib (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - March 14, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news