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Medidata to Showcase Rave Omics with Biomarker Discovery in Oncology Research at Industry Expert Theater Presentation

The hour-long “Industry Expert Theater” session*, Integration of Genomics Data and Analysis in Oncology Research ... new therapies for over 1,000 pharmaceutical companies, biotech, medical device firms, academic medical centers and contract research ...

Source: Odessa American
Published: 21 May 2018

Dr Mark Soberman Discusses Integrated Care Teams in Oncology

Seeing the patient together as a team. Then you have on the other extreme, a smaller community where you may have an independent medical oncology practice, an independent radiation oncology practice, perhaps independent surgeons, and how do you bring all ...

Source: The American Journal of Managed Care
Published: 16 May 2018

MOSAIQ® Oncology Information System

MOSAIQ is Elekta’s Oncology Information Management System. Designed to manage the complete patient care continuum, MOSAIQ is a vendor-neutral, expandable platform that centralizes radiation and medical oncology patient data into a single user interface.

Source: Physics World
Published: 18 May 2018

Physicians’ Education Resource® Hosts "Advancing the Treatment of Bladder Cancers Using Evidence-Based Immuno-Oncology Strategies" Symposium

CRANBURY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 15, 2018--Physicians’ Education Resource ® (PER ® ), the leader in hematology and oncology continuing medical education, will host Advancing the Treatment of Bladder Cancers Using Evidence-Based Immuno-Oncology ...

Source: SCNow
Published: 15 May 2018

Pfizer Oncology to Showcase Clinical Advances from its Growing Portfolio and Research Pipeline at ASCO

We are also exploring new and exciting pathways designed to transform treatment outcomes,” said Charles Hugh-Jones, MD, FRCP, chief medical officer, Pfizer Oncology. “Our comprehensive research is resulting in near-term potential benefits for patients ...

Source: The Business Journals
Published: 16 May 2018

Many Oncologists Discuss, Recommend Medical Marijuana

HealthDay News — Many oncologists recommend medical marijuana (MM) clinically despite not feeling sufficiently knowledgeable about its utility, according to a study published online May 10 in the Journal of Clinical Oncology. Ilana M. Braun, MD ...

Source: Monthly Prescribing Reference
Published: 11 May 2018

Lilly Continues Oncology Expansion with Plans to Buy AurKa Pharma for Up to $575M

“The acquisition of AurKa Pharma expands our pipeline with a promising oncology compound targeting a distinct cell cycle pathway,” Levi Garraway, M.D., Ph.D., SVP, global development and medical affairs, Lilly Oncology, said in a statement. “The work ...

Source: GEN
Published: 14 May 2018

The Oncology Institute of Hope and Innovation opens a Thousand Oaks location

The cancer center is equipped with state-of-the-art medical equipment plus all of the top-notch care already offered in all of their locations. The Oncology Institute accepts all insurances including Medicare, Medi-cal, PPO's and HMO's. The Oncology ...

Source: IT Business Net
Published: 18 May 2018

AbbVie to Show Progress and Growth in Oncology Research at the American Society of Clinical Oncology 2018 Annual Meeting

In oncology discovery and early development ... Before you receive EMPLICITI, tell your healthcare provider about all of your medical conditions, including if you: have an infection are pregnant or plan to become pregnant. It is not known if EMPLICITI ...

Source: Yahoo Finance
Published: 16 May 2018

Loxo Oncology's targeted RET drug shows promise in early trial

CHICAGO (Reuters) - An experimental Loxo Oncology Inc drug that targets cancers with mistakes ... (This story corrects Blueprint data in paragraph 12 to reflect updated results presented at a medical meeting.)

Source: Reuters
Published: 16 May 2018

Inspira to open third radiation oncology imaging center

Inspira Health Network has opened a radiation oncology center on its Medical Center Woodbury campus. The center will be one of the first in the U.S. to offer Veritas Medical Solutions’ SmartVue Natural Light Solution, which allows natural light into ...

Source: NJBIZ
Published: 14 May 2018

Top stories in hematology/oncology: Lonsurf prolongs survival, cancer treatment during pregnancy

‘Room for improvement’ exists in oncologists’ knowledge of medical marijuana About half of oncologists reported they recommended cannabis for cancer-related symptoms, according to study findings published in Journal of Clinical Oncology. Read Mor

Source: Healio
Published: 17 May 2018

Veru Announces Publication of Data from Three Cancer Studies as Part of the Upcoming American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting

For these men, the 1st line therapy is androgen deprivation therapy, or medical castration ... About Veru Inc. Veru Inc. (Veru) is a urology and oncology biopharmaceutical company. The company is currently developing drug product candidates: Tamsulosin ...

Source: GlobeNewswire
Published: 17 May 2018

Lilly to buy immuno-oncology firm Armo BioSciences for $1.6bn

Lilly Oncology global development and medical affairs senior vice president Levi Garraway said: "As we develop our immuno-oncology portfolio, Lilly will pursue medicines that use the body's immune system in new ways to treat cancer. "We believe that ...

Source: Durg Research Drug Discovery & Developmrnt
Published: 11 May 2018

Pivotal Study Validates Real-World Mortality Endpoint for Oncology Research

said Dr. Amy Abernethy, chief scientific officer, chief medical officer and SVP, oncology, Flatiron Health. “Our goal is to advance the national conversation around the use of RWE for high-impact research by working across the industry with partners like ...

Source: Odessa American
Published: 14 May 2018

Join the Conversation About Oncology Nurses

Oncology nurses are on the front line of patient care, and last week, at the Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) Annual Congress, we reported on the ever-growing nursing role and recent research coming out in how they can more effectively treat patients with ...

Source: Cure Today
Published: 21 May 2018

New Scientific Advisors Focused on Cell Therapy in Immuno-Oncology and Autoimmunity Join Intellia Therapeutics

The following scientific leaders and clinicians are Intellia’s advisors on ex vivo cell therapy in immuno-oncology: Evren Alici ... M.D., Ph.D., associate professor of medicine, Harvard Medical School, and director, clinical and translational research ...

Source: Yahoo Finance
Published: 15 May 2018

Surgical oncology in five medical colleges

The government has started efforts to augment cancer treatment facilities in five government medical colleges in the State so that each institution can be developed as comprehensive cancer care centres, Health Minister K.K. Shylaja has said. As a first ...

Source: The Hindu
Published: 03 May 2018

Gandhi to Lead Lilly Oncology Immuno-Oncology Medical Development

Eli Lilly and Co. has announced Leena Gandhi will join Lilly Oncology June 25 to lead immuno-oncology medical development. She is currently director of thoracic medical oncology and an associate professor of medicine at the New York University School of ...

Source: INside INdiana Business
Published: 30 Apr 2018

Intellia Therapeutics (NTLA) Announces New Scientific Advisors Focused on Cell Therapy in Immuno-Oncology and Autoimmunity

Intellia Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTLA), a leading genome editing company focused on developing curative therapeutics using CRISPR/Cas9 technology, announced new scientific advisors in immuno-oncology and ... Harvard Medical School, and director ...

Source: StreetInsider
Published: 14 May 2018

Elekta : St. Vincent's Health Australia expanding MOSAIQ Medical Oncology EHR to total of six departments

SYDNEY, April 24, 2018 - St. Vincent's Health Australia (SVHA) will expand its use of Elekta's MOSAIQ® Medical Oncology ( ...

Source: 4-Traders
Published: 23 Apr 2018

Five government medical colleges of Kerala to get surgical oncology wing

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Health Minister K K Shylaja said efforts are on to establish a surgical oncology wing in five state-run medical colleges. While saying the government has created 105 posts for the proposed surgical oncology wing, the Minister further ...

Source: The New Indian Express
Published: 03 May 2018

Medical Imaging Technologies for Oncology Diagnostics Market- Industry Trend Analysis, Demand and Forecast 2021

The global medical imaging technologies for oncology diagnostics market is expected to register a significant CAGR over a forecast period. Albany, NY -- (SBWIRE) -- 03/21/2018 -- Medical imaging is a process of creation of high quality of image for the ...

Source: SBWire
Published: 21 Mar 2018

Proposed merger between Medical Prognosis Institute and Oncology Venture

Hørsholm, Denmark - Medical Prognosis Institute A/S ("MPI") (Nasdaq First North Stockholm: MPI) and Oncology Venture Sweden AB (publ) ("Oncology Venture" or "OV") (AktieTorget: OV) today jointly announce that their respective Boards of Directors have ...

Source: GlobeNewswire
Published: 09 Mar 2018

Southern Medical Oncology Center receives national certification

The staff at Southeastern Medical Oncology Center has received a national certification for what they've been doing all along -- providing quality service to cancer patients. The Quality Oncology Practice Initiative certification was set up by the American ...

Published: 14 Jun 2017

Dell Medical School announces new Oncology Department

AUSTIN (KXAN) — The Dell Medical School at the University of Texas at Austin is creating a Department of Oncology, to address and provide cancer care for Travis County. S. Gail Eckhardt, M.D., who joined Dell Med in September 2016, will chair the school ...

Source: KXAN
Published: 01 Aug 2017