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WebMD buys Atlanta-based oncology educator

The New York–based company, known for its online portal that provides millions of Americans with health information, recently confirmed that it has acquired medical-education company Prime Oncology. The acquisition of Atlanta-based "prIME," expands the ...

Source: The Business Journals
Published: 16 Oct 2018

Andrew Bernstein Named Medical Director, Oncology at Chilton

This post was contributed by a community member. Andrew M. Bernstein, D.O., a highly respected hematologist and medical oncologist with deep roots in the community, has been named medical director ...

Source: USA Patch
Published: 15 Oct 2018

Lung Cancer Study Published in JAMA Oncology Shows Guardant360 Outperforms Tissue Biopsy Alone in Identification of Targetable Mutations

An accompanying editorial, authored by oncologists from Harvard Medical School and Swedish ... Health Guardant Health is a leading precision oncology company focused on helping conquer cancer ...

Source: Yahoo Finance
Published: 16 Oct 2018

Andrew M. Bernstein, D.O. Named Medical Director, Oncology at Chilton Medical Center

has been named medical director, oncology for Chilton Medical Center, Pompton Plains, N.J. Dr. Bernstein, who is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology, previously served as associate director of oncology at the medical ...

Source: TAPinto
Published: 16 Oct 2018

Has Champions Oncology (CSBR) Outpaced Other Medical Stocks This Year?

Investors focused on the Medical space have likely heard of Champions Oncology (CSBR - Free Report) , but is the stock performing well in comparison to the rest of its sector peers? Let's take a closer look at the stock's year-to-date performance to find out.

Source: Zacks Investment Research
Published: 12 Oct 2018

WebMD Health Acquires prIME Oncology

based Internet brands company and provider of health information services for physicians and consumers, acquired prIME Oncology, an Atlanta, GA- and The Hague, the Netherlands-based provider of independent medical education in oncology. The amount of the ...

Source: finsmes.com
Published: 15 Oct 2018

Ipsen to present new data from its oncology portfolio at the 2018 European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) congress

Ipsen (IPN)(adr:IPSEY) today announced that cabozantinib (Cabometyx [®] ), irinotecan liposome injection (Onivyde [®] ), lanreotide (Somatuline [®] ) and the combination of lanreotide and telotristat (Xermelo [®] ) are the subject of 12 presentations ...

Source: MarketWatch
Published: 12 Oct 2018

Varian (VAR) Buys Noona to Boost Oncology Software Services

Varian Medical Systems, Inc. (VAR ... The buyout is likely to boost Varian’s Oncology Software Solutions business and fortify its foothold in the global oncology information system (OIS ...

Source: Yahoo Finance
Published: 15 Oct 2018

Loxo Oncology Announces Details for Data Presentations at the European Society for Medical Oncology 2018 Congress

STAMFORD, Conn., Oct. 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Loxo Oncology, Inc. (Nasdaq:LOXO), a biopharmaceutical company developing highly selective medicines for patients with genomically defined cancers, today announced that investigators will present data from ...

Source: Nasdaq
Published: 09 Oct 2018

Meet Matthew Matasar, Chief Of Medical Oncology At MSK Bergen

Matthew Matasar almost didn't become a doctor. The lymphoma specialist at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSK) initially sought a career in philosophy, until he rethought the kind of ...

Source: USA Patch
Published: 10 Oct 2018

ASLAN Pharmaceuticals to Present Posters on Varlitinib and ASLAN003 at European Society for Medical Oncology Congress

SINGAPORE, Oct. 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ASLAN Pharmaceuticals (ASLAN, 6497.TT, Nasdaq: ASLN), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company targeting cancers that are both highly prevalent in ...

Source: GlobeNewswire
Published: 09 Oct 2018

Dr. Whitman on Improving Precision Medicine in Oncology

Eric Whitman, MD, medical director of Atlantic Health System Cancer Care, Atlantic Health System, discusses improving precision medicine in oncology. Physicians have to do a better job of classifying patients upfront, says Whitman. Whitman believes this ...

Source: OncLive.com
Published: 09 Oct 2018

Genentech to Present New Positive Data from Its Broad Cancer Immunotherapy Program and across a Wide Range of Cancers at the European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) 2018 ...

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Genentech, a member of the Roche Group (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY), today announced that new results from a number of studies across its industry-leading oncology portfolio of approved and investigational ...

Source: Business Wire
Published: 09 Oct 2018

Dynavax to Present New Data for SD-101 in Combination with KEYTRUDA® (pembrolizumab) at the European Society for Medical Oncology 2018 Congress

BERKELEY, Calif., Oct. 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Dynavax Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ:DVAX) announced today that data will be presented from its ongoing Phase 1b/2 study investigating SD ...

Source: GlobeNewswire
Published: 09 Oct 2018

Data Updates from Ongoing MAGE-A10 Studies and MAGE-A4 Study to be presented at the European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) 2018 Congress

Modified 3+3 design Patients have inoperable or metastatic (advanced) non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC), urothelial (“bladder”), melanoma, synovial sarcoma, myxoid/round cell liposarcoma ...

Source: ForexTV
Published: 08 Oct 2018

PharmaForce International: Research Indicates Increased Presence of Medical Support Personnel in the Oncology/Hematology Space Across All Regions

Throughout all regions of interest, medical support personnel deployed in a customer-facing role have increased by roughly 10% since 2017. READING, Pa., Oct. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Research published by PharmaForce International (PFI) shows the average ...

Source: The Business Journals
Published: 11 Oct 2018

Oncology Information System Market by leading players Bogardus Medical Systems, Inc., Cerner Corporation, CureMD Corporation, Elekta AB

Oncology Information System Market Report, published by Allied Market Research, forecasts that the global market was valued at $2,247 million in 2015 and is expected to garner $3,755 million by ...

Source: Empowered News
Published: 09 Oct 2018

Teladoc Health Announces Availability of Best Doctors Oncology Insight in Canada

Oncology Insight enables individuals with a cancer diagnosis to receive an in-depth medical review from a world-renowned expert oncologist who has access to the cognitive computing capabilities of IBM Watson for Oncology. Oncology Insight is now available ...

Source: Nasdaq
Published: 11 Oct 2018

Cancer Support VI to Host Free Lecture on Precision Oncology, Nov. 7

Cancer Support VI, sponsored by International Capital & Management Company (ICMC), will host the next free presentation by Dr. Arturo Loaiza-Bonilla, vice chairman of the Department of Medical Oncology at Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA), Chief ...

Source: St. Thomas Source
Published: 13 Oct 2018

CarboFix Pedicle Screw System Cleared by FDA for Oncology Patients

In an October 3, 2018 press release, Carl Lauryssen, M.D., director of neurosurgery at St. David's Round Rock Medical Center ... These implants are a game changer for spinal oncology cases." According to FDA documents released on July 18, 2018, the ...

Source: Orthopedics This Week
Published: 09 Oct 2018

Novartis Oncology CEO Liz Barrett On Balancing Career And Family

During a recent interview with Elizabeth (Liz) Barrett, CEO of Novartis Oncology, for an upcoming feature in Life Science Leader magazine, we focused on her as a leader, not the fact that she is a female leader. But as can sometimes happen, gender ...

Source: Life Science Leader
Published: 16 Oct 2018

Revolution Medicines to absorb Warp Drive Bio into its oncology and ‘undruggable’ discovery efforts

“The merged R&D portfolio represents a rich pipeline of near- and long-term development opportunities for our R&D team to advance in support of our continuing commitment to translate frontier oncology targets on behalf of cancer patients,” said Mark ...

Source: FierceBiotech
Published: 16 Oct 2018

Fort Wayne Medical Oncology Convened 2018 Biden Local Cancer Summit

Summit Focused on Ways in Which Cancer Research and Care Saves Lives; Coordinated by Local Community Oncology Alliance Patient Advocacy Network Chapter Cancer affects us all.” — Lakshmi Aggarwal, MD, Fort Wayne Medical Oncology and Hematology

Source: KAKE.com
Published: 25 Sep 2018

Men and women are different: Why medical oncology needs to restate the obvious

Gender-based approaches to studying and treating disease have remained largely unexplored in medical oncology, despite the field's growing interest in precision medicine and accumulating evidence that sex is a major factor in disease risk and response to ...

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 28 Aug 2018

KT Rama Rao to inaugurate Medical Oncology unit at Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences

HYDERABAD: A state-of-the-art building for Medical Oncology block at Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences (NIMS) would be inaugurated by IT and Industries minister KT Rama Rao on Thursday morning. While 70 to 80 patients a day wait to get admitted at ...

Source: The New Indian Express
Published: 12 Sep 2018

Men and Women are Different: Why Medical Oncology Needs to Restate the Obvious - ESMO Workshop: Gender Medicine Meets Oncology

LUGANO, Switzerland, Aug. 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Gender-based approaches to studying and treating disease have remained largely unexplored in medical oncology, despite the field's growing interest in precision medicine and accumulating evidence that ...

Source: WAFB
Published: 28 Aug 2018