Tag archive for ‘Chemotherapy’
Jewish Business News On Thursday, December 10th, 2015

FDA Approves cooling cap to reduce Hair loss During Chemo

  the U.S. Food and Drug Administration Tuesday cleared for marketing in the United States the first cooling cap to reduce hair loss (alopecia) in female breast cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy. Hair More...

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Michael Ordman On Wednesday, September 9th, 2015

Good news from Israel: The best medical achievements of the year

Today I present to you my predictions for Israel’s medical achievements that will take place in the forthcoming new Jewish Year of 5776.  They are reliable predictions, as they mirror actual events that More...

Jewish Business News On Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015

Triple Treatment Keeps Cancer from Coming Back

Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death worldwide, responsible for some 1.59 million fatalities a year. That figure is due, in part, to the fact that the cancer often returns after what, at More...

Ilan Shavit On Wednesday, May 6th, 2015

Phillip Frost’s OPKO Health Acquires EirGen Pharma for $135 million in cash and shares

  Opko Health (NYSE: OPK; TASE: OPK), controlled by chairman Dr. Phillip Frost,  has acquired EirGen Pharma, Ltd., a pharmaceutical company based in Ireland,  focused on the development and More...

Jewish Business News On Monday, April 13th, 2015

Study by Israeli Nobel Prize winner Ciechanover found cancer-fighting proteins

  A new study by researchers at the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology could hold one key to control cancer cell growth and development. In a paper published in the April 9, 2015 edition of CELL, More...

Jewish Business News On Monday, March 30th, 2015

Weizmann Institute New Approach to Cancer Cells: Jam their Communication

The average living cell needs communication skills: It must transmit a constant stream of messages quickly and efficiently from its outer walls to the inner nucleus, where most of the day-to-day decisions More...

Michael Ordman On Thursday, July 3rd, 2014

Good news from Israel : The Value of Life

– My instinctive reaction to Monday’s tragic news was to not write a positive news blog this week.  But why let the terrorists win?  Dry Bones’ cartoon included the line “… we find joy More...

Jewish Business News On Monday, May 19th, 2014

Technion’s Researcher Developing “Trojan Horse” Therapy For Multi-drug Resistant Cancer Cells

– – Technion researchers developed a novel approach for potential treatment of cancer cells that are resistant to chemotherapy Technion researchers discovered that multidrug resistant cancer cells More...

health ,cancer,
Jewish Business News Service On Tuesday, February 4th, 2014

Chemical Stem Cell Signature Predicts Respond To Chemotherapy For Acute Myeloid Leukemia

– Researchers at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and Montefiore Medical Center have found a chemical “signature” in blood-forming stem cells that predicts whether More...

Teva chemotherapy side-effect drug Lonquex gets European nod

– This approval provides the regulatory framework for the commercialization of Lonquex in all 28 EU countries. – Illustration   Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (NYSE: TEVA) announced today More...

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