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The Evolution of Lung Cancer Research

We have made huge strides in research across lung cancer types, stages and patient groups
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Abderrahim Oukessou, MD, our vice president and Thoracic Cancers Development Lead, sat down with Adam Schoenfeld, MD, medical oncologist, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, to discuss how the landscape of lung cancer research has transformed in recent years.

Q: What progress has been made in lung cancer research? How has the latest research changed the meaning of a lung cancer diagnosis compared to five years ago?

Illumina and Allegheny Health Network to Assess In-House Comprehensive Cancer Genomic Profiling to Enhance Patient Care

Study will evaluate whether blood-based testing can inform oncology providers about genetic variations within a patient's cancer, which may influence choice of treatment based on cancer stage and type
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SAN DIEGO, May 18, 2022 /3BL Media/ -- Illumina, Inc. (NASDAQ: ILMN) a global leader in DNA sequencing and array-based technologies, and Allegheny Health Network (AHN), an integrated health system serving the Western Pennsylvania area, today announced a collaboration to evaluate the impact of in-house comprehensive genomic profiling (CGP) to enhance patient care.

New for Upcoming MedTech Conference: AdvaMed Announces Investor Forum, Including Session With Chief Executives for Corporate Purpose

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WASHINGTON, May 17, 2022 /3BL Media/ - The Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed), the world’s largest trade organization representing medical technology device developers and manufacturers, today announced the first-ever

Coming Together for Children's Mental Health

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The COVID-19 pandemic has exacerbated the growing mental health crisis among children and teens. Our Alliance for Children’s Mental Health assembled a panel of parents, healthcare experts, educators and students to discuss their concerns and possible solutions.

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The COVID-19 pandemic has exacerbated the growing mental health crisis among children and teens. Our Alliance for Children’s Mental Health assembled a panel of parents, healthcare experts, educators and students to discuss their concerns and possible solutions.

The Quest To Stop Cancer From Coming Back

How physicians, researchers and advocates are working towards this goal for patients
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In his 15 years as a lung cancer specialist, Professor Nicolas Girard, MD, PhD, of the Curie-Montsouris Thorax Institute has seen – and helped advance – dramatic changes in how patients with this disease are treated. Yet despite this progress, lung cancer remains the leading cause of cancer deaths globally, and even patients who are diagnosed early often experience recurrence.

Food Equity, COVID-19 and the Future of Public Health with Expert Smriti Kirubanandan

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In this episode Healthcare Strategist and Public Health Expert, Smriti Kirubanandan discusses food inequity, disinformation, Covid-19 and the future of public health with TCS futurist Kevin Benedict.

Alkermes Awarded 2022 Platinum Bell Seal for Workplace Mental Health

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We’re proud to announce that we’ve received the 2022 Bell Seal for Workplace Mental Health at Platinum from Mental Health America! This recognition demonstrates our firm commitment to fostering a mentally healthy workplace for all our employees. Learn more: https://bit.ly/3kLe6oQ

Tips to Improve Mental Well-Being

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It is estimated that up to one-third of cancer patients in hospitals experience negative mental health effects. This Mental Health Awareness month, check out some tips below on how patients and their families and loved ones can help improve their mental health.

Alkermes Celebrates National Women's Health Week by Reminding You Why Regular Cancer Screenings Are Vital

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This National Women’s Health Week, Alkermes’ Director of Corporate and R&D Communications, Gretchen Murphy, shares her personal story and why regular cancer screenings are vital.

Living with Metastatic Bladder Cancer: Joey's Journey

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Joey sold his business and felt like he was living the American dream when his life was turned upside down in 2019. He was diagnosed with metastatic bladder cancer.

“I remember I was trying to call my wife to talk to her,” recalls Joey. “And then I couldn't speak.”

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