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A combination photo shows Ph.D. James P. Allison of MD Anderson Cancer Center and Kyoto University Professor Tasuku Honjo in Kyoto

Scientists behind Game-Changing Cancer Immunotherapies Win Nobel Medicine Prize

By Simon Johnson and Kate Kelland STOCKHOLM/LONDON (Reuters)  American James Allison and Japanese Tasuku Honjo won the 2018 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine on Monday...
Logo of Swiss drugmaker Novartis is seen at its branch in Schweizerhalle near Basel

UK Deal Makes Novartis Cancer Cell Therapy Available to Kids

LONDON (Reuters) Health authorities in England have agreed with Swiss drugmaker Novartis to fast-track access to its expensive CAR-T cell therapy Kymriah and make...
A screen displays the share price for pharmaceutical maker AbbVie on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange

AbbVie Doubles Down on Cancer Project with Biotech Group Argenx

BRUSSELS (Reuters) Biotech group Argenx said on Wednesday U.S. pharma group AbbVie had exercised an exclusive option to develop and commercialize one of its...
Doctors don't always recognize ‘financial toxicity’ of cancer

Doctors Don’t Always Recognize ‘Financial Toxicity’ of Cancer

By Linda Carroll (Reuters Health)  U.S. doctors must realize that many cancer patients battle "financial toxicity" along with their disease, researchers say The costs associated with treatment,...
Cancer diagnosis tied to increased risk of diabetes

Cancer Diagnosis Tied to Increased Risk of Diabetes

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) People who get diagnosed with cancer may be more likely to develop diabetes, a Korean study suggests The study included 524,089...
A view shows the U.S. Food and Drug Administration headquarters in Silver Spring

Array BioPharma Gets FDA Nod for Melanoma Combo Treatment

By Anuron Kumar Mitra and Tamara Mathias (Reuters) The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on Wednesday it approved Array BioPharma Inc's oral combination treatment...