Fehrenbacher presented results of the NASBP-B-47 trial at the 2017 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium (SABCS), held December 5-9.
Novartis is looking for an expanded combination therapy label for its Kisqali after a trial showed it halts progression of an aggressive kind of breast cancer in younger women for longer than standard drugs. "By controlling side effects and keeping patients on their medication, we may be able to improve breast cancer outcomes". "A significant amount of preclinical and correlative clinical data suggest that such cases could be amenable to immunotherapy".
Estimate the maximum tolerated dose (MTD) and determine the recommended dose (RP2D) of utomilumab in combination with ado-rastuzumab emtansine (T-DM1) or trastuzumab in subjects with HER2 positive advanced breast cancer.
A total of 58 patients were included in the study, which met its primary objective. "Moreover, the quantification of TILs seems to be a meaningful way for us to identify those who would benefit most from an immunotherapeutic approach".
Hershman's team wondered if the ancient practice of acupuncture might help. The BPI is a self-administered 14-item questionnaire created to assess pain on a scale from zero to 10, where higher scores indicate more pain.
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After six weeks, patients in the true acupuncture group reported much lower pain scores than those in either the fake acupuncture or waiting list groups, Hershman's team reported.
The patients in the true and fake acupuncture groups underwent twice-weekly sessions for six weeks, followed by one session a week for six more weeks.
The study had a median follow-up of 46.1 months, during which time 264 patients had a recurrence, diagnosis of a new breast cancer, diagnosis of a new cancer outside the breast, or died. "There are so few side effects [to acupuncture] and it's non-addictive. Our goal now is to make sure patients have access to it and that insurance will cover it, just like they would for a pain medication".
In the meantime, the findings suggest that "health care practitioners should discuss the possibility of acupuncture with patients experiencing aromatase inhibitor-related joint pain and stiffness, because it has the potential to improve their quality of life", Hershman said. That's what we would like to see, but, again, you can't really predict that.
Finally, Timber Hill LLC acquired a new position in Arrow Electronics in the second quarter valued at approximately $234,000. The technology company reported $1.82 earnings per share for the quarter, meeting analysts' consensus estimates of $1.82.
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Four people were hit by a red Skyline on Eucalyptus Boulevard around 4.15pm, with a teen crashing through the front windscreen. Inspector Tony Hill said the fight spilled over into McDonalds, and the auto ploughed into pedestrians about an hour later.
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The company reported $0.13 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.09 by $0.04. Principal Financial Group Inc. increased its position in shares of SuperValu by 1.2% during the 2nd quarter.
Broadway's Hamilton Will Welcome a New Title Player
However, it is Jamael Westman , who has newly graduated from RADA, that has the title role in the West End production. The Daily Mail's Baz Bamigboye said it had been "the best first preview of a musical [he'd] seen since Miss Saigon ".
Bitcoin Tops Record $19K, Falls Back Down
The latest swing higher came as bitcoin topped $12,000 Tuesday night in a rapid recovery from a 20 percent drop last week. On Coinbase's GDAX exchange, for example, the price of bitcoin is trading above $18,400.00 as of press time.
Canola oil may worsen memory, learning ability
The researchers divided the mice into two groups at six months of age, before the animals developed signs of Alzheimer's disease. Amyloids are well-known in Alzheimer's research as the substances that form sticky clumps in the brain.
Papa nombra a Carlos Aguiar Retes nuevo arzobispo de México
Durante la LXXXII asamblea ordinaria, en noviembre de 2007, se le encomendó la presidencia de la CEM para el trienio 2007-2009. En su lugar fue designado Carlos Aguiar Retes como el nuevo arzobispo mexicano, quien tomará su nuevo cargo este mismo jueves.
A strong Manchester City can only help United
They could choose to return to the United States, where they played three matches this summer, or remain in Europe. Paul Pogba , Marouane Fellaini , Nemanja Matic, Ander Herrera and Michael Carrick have all had fitness issues.
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