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FDA OKs Bevacizumab (Avastin) for Late-Stage Cervical Cancer - Medscape

August 14, 2014 - 7:55pm

Medscape

FDA OKs Bevacizumab (Avastin) for Late-Stage Cervical Cancer
Medscape
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today approved a sixth indication for bevacizumab (Avastin, Genentech/Roche) — treating patients with persistent, recurrent, or late-stage cervical cancer. The new indication calls for administering ...

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FDA approves Avastin to treat patients with aggressive and late-stage cervical ... - FDA.gov

August 14, 2014 - 6:37pm

FDA approves Avastin to treat patients with aggressive and late-stage cervical ...
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Although there are two licensed vaccines available to prevent many types of HPV that can cause cervical cancer, the National Cancer Institute estimates that 12,360 American women will be diagnosed with cervical cancer and 4,020 will die from the ...

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FDA Approves Bevacizumab for Advanced Cervical Cancer - OncLive

August 14, 2014 - 5:01pm

OncLive

FDA Approves Bevacizumab for Advanced Cervical Cancer
OncLive
The FDA has approved bevacizumab (Avastin) in combination with paclitaxel and cisplatin or paclitaxel and topotecan as a treatment for patients with persistent, recurrent, or metastatic cervical cancer, based on the extension of overall survival (OS ...

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FDA Approves Genentech's Avastin Plus Chemotherapy For Advanced Cervical ... - NASDAQ

August 14, 2014 - 4:58pm

FDA Approves Genentech's Avastin Plus Chemotherapy For Advanced Cervical ...
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"With this approval, women with advanced cervical cancer now have the option of Avastin plus chemotherapy to help them live longer than with chemotherapy alone," said Sandra Horning, chief medical officer and head of Global Product Development.

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FDA Approves Genentech's Avastin Plus Chemotherapy For Advanced Cervical ... - RTT News

August 14, 2014 - 4:53pm

FDA Approves Genentech's Avastin Plus Chemotherapy For Advanced Cervical ...
RTT News
"With this approval, women with advanced cervical cancer now have the option of Avastin plus chemotherapy to help them live longer than with chemotherapy alone," said Sandra Horning, chief medical officer and head of Global Product Development.

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FDA Approves Genentech's Avastin Plus Chemotherapy for Treatment of ... - MarketWatch

August 14, 2014 - 3:52pm

FDA Approves Genentech's Avastin Plus Chemotherapy for Treatment of ...
MarketWatch
“With this approval, women with advanced cervical cancer now have the option of Avastin plus chemotherapy to help them live longer than with chemotherapy alone,” said Sandra Horning, M.D., chief medical officer and head of Global Product Development.

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'Why I don't want to wait another year for a smear test' - Telegraph.co.uk

August 14, 2014 - 8:38am

Telegraph.co.uk

'Why I don't want to wait another year for a smear test'
Telegraph.co.uk
Robert Music, the chief executive of charity Jo's Cervical Cancer Trust, tells me: “We, like other charities, have to be guided by the current evidence and what the experts say, which is that it can do more harm than good [to lower the age]. But what's ...

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Newlywed dies of cervical cancer aged 26 after being denied a smear test by ... - Daily Mail

August 14, 2014 - 3:13am

Daily Mail

Newlywed dies of cervical cancer aged 26 after being denied a smear test by ...
Daily Mail
About 2,900 cases of cervical cancer are diagnosed each year in the UK. The symptoms aren't always obvious and may not appear until the disease has reached an advanced stage. In most cases, abnormal bleeding is the first sign. It usually occurs after ...
Newlywed dies of cervical cancer after being 'too young' for a smear testTelegraph.co.uk
Newlywed Dies of Cervical Cancer at 26 After Being Denied a Simple Pap SmearThe Stir
26-year-old 'too young' for a smear test dies of cervical cancerMetro
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Newlywed dies of cervical cancer aged 26 after being denied a smear test by ... - Daily Mail

August 14, 2014 - 3:13am

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Newlywed dies of cervical cancer aged 26 after being denied a smear test by ...
Daily Mail
A young woman died from cervical cancer just four months after her wedding, having been denied a smear test because she was too young. Dawn Weston was 24 when she visited her doctor with excruciating back pain, but was turned down for the simple ...
Cervical Cancer Victim 'Too Young' To TestSky News
Newlywed Dies of Cervical Cancer at 26 After Being Denied a Simple Pap SmearThe Stir
'Why I don't want to wait another year for a smear test'Telegraph.co.uk
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Newlywed Dies From Cervical Cancer After Being Denied Multiple Smear Tests - Opposing Views

August 13, 2014 - 4:22pm

Opposing Views

Newlywed Dies From Cervical Cancer After Being Denied Multiple Smear Tests
Opposing Views
A young woman who had just recently been married died from cervical cancer after she was denied a smear test multiple times before getting treatment. Dawn Weston, who died at age 26, was just 24 when she first visited her doctor because she was in pain.

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Newlywed dies of cervical cancer after being 'too young' for a smear test - Telegraph.co.uk

August 13, 2014 - 3:49pm

Telegraph.co.uk

Newlywed dies of cervical cancer after being 'too young' for a smear test
Telegraph.co.uk
Mrs Weston, who died age 26, was told in December last year that her cervical cancer was incurable and she had just months to live and the couple decided to bring their wedding forward. "Dawn wanted to get married before she started gruelling rounds of ...

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Malawi among African countries with highest cervical cancer deaths - StarAfrica.com

August 13, 2014 - 3:27pm

Malawi among African countries with highest cervical cancer deaths
StarAfrica.com
Malawi is one of the countries with the highest incidences and deaths of cervical cancer in Africa, the African Coalition on Maternal, Newborn and Child Health (Africa-MNCH) said on Wednesday.In a statement available to APA on Wednesday, the ...

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Supreme Court to check DCGI records for cervical cancer vaccine approval - TheHealthSite

August 13, 2014 - 2:18am

TheHealthSite

Supreme Court to check DCGI records for cervical cancer vaccine approval
TheHealthSite
The Drug Controller General of India (DCGI) lately approved two Human Papillomavirus (HPV) vaccines for preventing cervical cancer. Now, the Supreme Court will take a deeper look into the matter. On Tuesday, SC asked the competent authority to produce ...
SC Questions DCGI & ICMR Licences on Experimental Cervical Cancer DrugsInternational Business Times, India Edition
Supreme Court seeks Government explanation on trial drug for cervical cancer ...The News Reports

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HPV Vaccine Prevents More Than Cervical Cancer - CBS Local

August 11, 2014 - 11:49pm

CBS Local

HPV Vaccine Prevents More Than Cervical Cancer
CBS Local
“Initially, it was used preventing against cervical cancer, and that's still certainly the main push of that, however it can prevent against cancers of the mouth and throat and other sexual organs. It also prevents against genital warts both in males ...
Supreme Court to check DCGI records for cervical cancer vaccine approvalTheHealthSite
SC seeks records of cervical cancer vaccine's clinical trialsTimes of India
SC summons anti-cervical cancer vaccine nod recordsDaijiworld.com

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Editing HPV's Genes to Kill Cervical Cancer Cells - Bioscience Technology

August 11, 2014 - 2:28pm

Bioscience Technology

Editing HPV's Genes to Kill Cervical Cancer Cells
Bioscience Technology
Cervical carcinoma cells. Using a gene editing method known as CRISPR, Duke researchers were Researchers have hijacked a defense system normally used by bacteria to fend off viral infections and redirected it against the human papillomavirus (HPV), ...

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Editing HPV's Genes to Kill Cervical Cancer Cells - Scicasts

August 11, 2014 - 9:11am

Editing HPV's Genes to Kill Cervical Cancer Cells
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Using CRISPR to silence the E6 gene in Human Papilloma Virus, Duke researchers were able to re-start the cervical carcinoma cell's natural self-destruct mechanisms, including the gene p53. Similar results were obtained against the HPV-E7 gene, turning ...

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CDC: Breast, cervical cancer screenings benefit millions - Clinical Advisor

August 10, 2014 - 4:13am

CDC: Breast, cervical cancer screenings benefit millions
Clinical Advisor
Over 20 years have passed since the CDC introduced its National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program, resulting in serving 4.3 million underserved female patients in the United States from 1991 to 2011, the agency reported. To mark the ...

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HPV's Genes Can Be Edited To Kill Cervical Cancer - Counsel & Heal

August 9, 2014 - 2:11pm

Counsel & Heal

HPV's Genes Can Be Edited To Kill Cervical Cancer
Counsel & Heal
Researchers have taken over a defense system generally used by bacteria to fend off viral infections and redirected it against the human papillomavirus (HPV), according to a new study. (Photo : Wiki Commons). Researchers have taken over a defense ...
Don't be scared of life-saving smearsSpalding Guardian

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Editing HPV's genes to kill cervical cancer cells - Medical Xpress

August 9, 2014 - 6:01am

Medical Xpress

Editing HPV's genes to kill cervical cancer cells
Medical Xpress
Using CRISPR to silence the E6 gene in Human Papilloma Virus, Duke researchers were able to re-start the cervical carcinoma cell's natural self-destruct mechanisms, including the gene p53. Similar results were obtained against the HPV-E7 gene, turning ...

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Novel Method Developed to Accurately Detect Cervical Cancer - Science World Report

August 9, 2014 - 5:19am

Science World Report

Novel Method Developed to Accurately Detect Cervical Cancer
Science World Report
Researchers at the Jersey Shore University Medical Center have conducted a clinical trial that offers women an accurate way to detect cervical cancer. The method includes a free Pap test and HPV screening that effectively assesses the women's risk of ...
Editing HPV's genes to kill cervical cancer cellsScience Codex
HPV's Genes Can Be Edited To Kill Cervical CancerCounsel & Heal

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