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Gene sequencing projects link two mutations to Ewing sarcoma subtype with poor prognosis
St. Jude Childrens Research Hospital-Washington University Pediatric Cancer Genome Project and Institut Curie-Inserm lead collaboration that lays the foundation for precision medicine against bone   [via St. Jude]

Are wireless phones linked with brain cancer risk?
Swedes who talked on mobile or cordless phones for more than 25 years had triple the risk of a certain kind of brain cancer compared to those who used wireless phones for less than a year, a new   [via Reuters]

Smoking Associated with Elevated Risk of Developing a Second Smoking-Related Cancer | ASCO.org
In this News Digest: An analysis of five large, prospective cohort studies indicates that lung , bladder, kidney and head and neck cancer survivors who smoked 20 or more cigarettes a day prior to   [via ASCO]

UCLA Study Finds Ancient Chinese Exercise Lessens Inflammation in Breast Cancer Survivors
STORY HIGHLIGHTS In a new randomized trial that could improve longevity in breast cancer survivors, UCLA researchers have discovered that the Chinese practice of Tai Chi can reduce inflammation in   [via UCLA]

Amgen ovarian cancer drug fails to improve overall survival
Amgen Inc said its experimental ovarian cancer drug did not show statistically significant improvement in overall survival rate in a late-stage trial.  [via Reuters]

  Prostate Cancer Diagnosis: Do you need a second Opinion?
When a patient receives news of what their biopsy showed, there may be several misconceptions.  [more]

Lung Cancer: Radiofrequency Ablation (RFA) of Lung Tumors
RFA is a promising local therapy that has evolved rapidly in recent years for the treatment of primary and secondary cancers in the lung.  [more]

Breast Cancer Surgery - Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy for Breast Cancer: What You Need to Know
Invasive breast cancer can spread through the lymph ducts and blood vessels to other areas of the body. The sentinel lymph node is the first lymph node(s) that the lymph ducts drain into.  [more]



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