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FDA approves first cancer treatment for any solid tumor with a specific genetic feature

23 May, 2017, 16:14 ET FDA approves first cancer treatment for any solid tumor with a specific genetic feature

SILVER SPRING, Md., May 23, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today granted accelerated approval to a treatment for patients whose cancers have a specific genetic feature (biomarker). This is the first time the agency has approved a cancer treatment based on a common biomarker rather than the location in the body where the tumor originated. Keytruda...

23 May, 2017, 16:43 ET An Increase in the Ebola Gene Polymerase Replikin Count From 2014-2015 Preceded the Current Ebola Outbreak

BOSTON, May 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- As Ebola resurfaces in the Democratic Republic of Congo with four deaths and 20 suspected cases now reported, a new analysis of the Ebola gene polymerase...

23 May, 2017, 08:35 ET National Rally FOR Children's Health

WASHINGTON, May 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- On June 17th, Children's March for Humanity (CMFH) will initiate a nationwide march/rally in over 26 cities. In Washington, D.C., parents and children will...

23 May, 2017, 09:00 ET Medical Marijuana, Inc. Subsidiary Kannaway® Announces Release of "Kannaway Essential Oils" to Line of CBD Hemp Oil Lifestyle Products

SAN DIEGO, May 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Medical Marijuana, Inc. (OTC: MJNA) announced today that its subsidiary Kannaway® LLC, the first hemp lifestyle network to offer cannabidiol (CBD) hemp...

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18 May, 2017, 15:19 ET Liberation Way Co-Founder Dallas Fetterman Succumbed To His Disease

YARDLEY, Pa., May 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Liberation Way is deeply saddened by the passing of one of its founders, Dallas Fetterman, who lost his fight with the disease of addiction on Wednesday. His family, friends, and employees will continue to carry on his mission to treat those...

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