Nasopharyngeal Cancer

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News: Nasopharyngeal Cancer

What Is Laryngeal Cancer (Cancer Of The Larynx)? What Causes Laryngeal Cancer?  -  ‎Nov 20, 2009‎
Medical News TodayNasopharyngeal cancer begins in the nasopharynx which is the part of the throat just behind the nose. Oropharyngeal cancer begins in the oropharynx which is ...

Cyclacel Pharmaceuticals Announces Third Quarter 2009 Financial Results  -  ‎Nov 3, 2009‎
ReutersSeliciclib, a CDK (cyclin dependent kinase) inhibitor, is in Phase 2 for the treatment of lung and nasopharyngeal cancer. CYC116, an Aurora kinase and ...

Cyclacel Pharmaceuticals Receives Deficiency Notice From Nasdaq Global Select ...  -  ‎Oct 30, 2009‎
ReutersSeliciclib, a CDK (cyclin dependent kinase) inhibitor, is in Phase 2 for the treatment of lung and nasopharyngeal cancer. CYC116, an Aurora kinase and ...

www.Xtremepicks.Com: Xtremepicks Alerts November 17, 2009 : CYCC, VIRL, ARMH ...  -  ‎Nov 17, 2009‎
TMC NetSeliciclib, a CDK (cyclin dependent kinase) inhibitor, is in Phase 2 for the treatment of lung and nasopharyngeal cancer. CYC116, an Aurora kinase and ...

The race for a cure  -  ‎Oct 28, 2009‎
The Sun Daily...for new ways to diagnose and treat oral and nasopharyngeal cancer – as well as to find a cure for the disease from the country's vast biodiversity. ...

GileadAnnouncesLong-TermDatafromTwo PivotalPhaseIIIStudiesEvaluatingViread ...  -  ‎Oct 31, 2009‎
ReutersThere were three deaths during open-label treatment, but the causes (nasopharyngeal cancer, metastatic liver cancer and cervical cancer) were not considered ...

Cyclacel Pharmaceuticals Reports Survival Data From Phase 2 Sapacitabine Study ...  -  ‎Oct 29, 2009‎
PipelineReview.com (press release)Seliciclib, a CDK (cyclin dependent kinase) inhibitor, is in Phase 2 for the treatment of lung and nasopharyngeal cancer. CYC116, an Aurora kinase and ...

Cyclacel Pharmaceuticals to Present Sapacitabine Phase 2 AML & MDS Data at the ...  -  ‎Nov 17, 2009‎
istockAnalyst.com (press release)Seliciclib, a CDK (cyclin dependent kinase) inhibitor, is in Phase 2 for the treatment of lung and nasopharyngeal cancer. CYC116, an Aurora kinase and ...

Cyclacel Pharmaceuticals Announces Second Quarter 2009 Financial ...  -  07 Aug 2009
GlobeNewsWire (press release) (press release)Seliciclib, a CDK (cyclin dependent kinase) inhibitor, is in Phase 2 for the treatment of lung and nasopharyngeal cancer. CYC116, an Aurora kinase and

Giants rounding up former stars  -  ‎Aug 5, 2009‎
Business Mirror...in a four-team trade as Purefoods was in dire need of a big man after Rommel Adducul was diagnosed of nasopharyngeal cancer before the 2007-08 season.

Homeland Security declares FEMA failed Katrina victims!  -  ‎Jul 28, 2009‎
Justice News Flash...as a “probable human carcinogen? with sufficient evidence that occupational exposure to formaldehyde causes nasopharyngeal cancer in workers.

Cyclacel Pharmaceuticals to Announce Second Quarter 2009 Financial ...  -  ‎Jul 31, 2009‎
GlobeNewsWire (press release)Seliciclib, a CDK (cyclin dependent kinase) inhibitor, is in Phase 2 for the treatment of lung and nasopharyngeal cancer. CYC116, an Aurora kinase and

Just what's in that bubble bath?  -  ‎Jul 23, 2009‎
Seacoastonline.comFormaldehyde can cause skin reactions, respiratory symptoms, eye, nose, and throat irritation and nasopharyngeal cancer. Dermatitis specialists recommend

PicksThatMove: www.PicksThatMove.com: "Picks that move" Alerts ...  -  ‎Jul 24, 2009‎
Trading Markets (press release)Seliciclib, a CDK (cyclin dependent kinase) inhibitor, is in Phase 2 for the treatment of lung and nasopharyngeal cancer. CYC116, an Aurora kinase and

Coach puts cancer into remission -- with team's support  -  Dec 7, 2008
Belleville News Democrat,BY ROD KLOECKNER - News-Democrat BREESE -- While medicine has put Brian Perkes' nasopharyngeal cancer in remission, his wife thinks the 12 players on Mater

Inuits top lung cancer rates: study  -  Dec 12, 2008
AFPThe Inuits are at far greater risk than whites for several cancers rare among other populations -- such as colon, liver and nasopharyngeal cancer -- but

Know your nose  -  Dec 8, 2008
Channel News Asia,A check with an ear, nose and throat (ENT) surgeon revealed that he had early-stage nasopharyngeal cancer (NPC), or nose cancer. Ranked sixth on the list of

Potential cancer drug synthesized at college lab  -  Dec 2, 2008
China Post,In laboratory testing, Wu noted, the antofine proves effective in killing tumorous cells of lung cancer, breast cancer, nasopharyngeal cancer,

Winning the battle  -  Dec 15, 2008
BusinessWorld Online,That said, when news broke out that Philippine Basketball Association star Rommel Adducul was diagnosed with stage-three nasopharyngeal cancer (nasal area)

Fatima, The True Story of a 19-Year-Old Model Fighting Cancer  -  Dec 24, 2008
The Fashion Time Magazine,Fatima revealed to me, what her happiest moment was, since being diagnosed with nasopharyngeal cancer at the tender age of 19, “It was my wedding day in

Inuit lung cancer rates soar  -  Dec 8, 2008
Canada.com,The rates of Nasopharyngeal cancer - the area in the back of the nose - in Inuit were 24 times higher in men and 37 times higher in women than Caucasians in

Antofine could be potent anticancer prodrug: Taiwanese scientist  -  Dec 2, 2008
eTaiwan News,All the synthetic compounds and intermediates were screened against lung, breast and nasopharyngeal cancer cell lines and the multidrug-resistant cancer

Cancer patients unfamiliar with hospice care  -  18 Nov 2008
Jakarta Post,The 67-year-old Tanti said she had to figure out her own way of taking care of her brother, who was dying of carcinoma nasopharyngeal cancer, in 1989.

Singapore Medicine - Breakthrough Development of Cell Therapy ...  -  Oct 29, 2008
PR Web (press release),The trial, currently ongoing, involves up to 35 patients of advanced nasopharyngeal cancer (NPC) and will likely be completed in late-2009, says Dr Toh Han

CEL-SCI Announces Expansion of Exclusive Licensing Agreement for ...  -  Nov 3, 2008
MarketWatchThe licensing agreement initially focuses on the areas of head and neck cancer, nasopharyngeal cancer and potentially cervical cancer.

Cyclacel Pharmaceuticals Announces Third Quarter 2008 Financial ...  -  Nov 6, 2008
MarketWatchSeliciclib (CYC202 or R-roscovitine), a CDK (cyclin dependent kinase) inhibitor, is in Phase 2 for the treatment of lung cancer and nasopharyngeal cancer.

Eskimos and Cancer  -  Oct 28, 2008
Cancer Monthly,The rate of nasopharyngeal cancer is 25-40 times more common in the Inuit than among other populations, and salivary cancers are 5-10 times more common.

Positive thinking and living with cancer  -  Oct 27, 2008
Ithaca Journal,About one year ago, Tom learned that he had nasopharyngeal cancer — a cancer within the top part of the throat, more or less behind the nose.

Cyclacel Pharmaceuticals to Announce Third Quarter 2008 Financial ...  -  Oct 31, 2008
MarketWatchSeliciclib (CYC202 or R-roscovitine), a CDK (cyclin dependent kinase) inhibitor, is in Phase 2 for the treatment of lung cancer and nasopharyngeal cancer.

The age of reason  -  Jun 28, 2008
Malaysia Star,THE patient with nasopharyngeal cancer (NPC) related the history of her illness. A year ago, she had a nosebleed. She could feel that her neck glands were

Cyclacel to Present at Collins Stewart Fourth Annual Growth Conference  -  Jul 2, 2008
FOXBusiness...dependent kinase) inhibitor, is in Phase 2 for the treatment of lung cancer and nasopharyngeal cancer and in Phase 1 in combination with Tarceva(R).

New PET Scanner Could Improve Diagnosis  -  Jun 16, 2008
Washington Post,They found that their semiconductor-based PET scanner was better than the conventional version at detecting partial epilepsy and nasopharyngeal cancer.

First semiconductor-based PET scanner demonstrates potential to ...  -  Jun 18, 2008
innovations report,The prototype scanner already has proven successful in better characterizing partial epilepsy and nasopharyngeal cancer. Eventually, the technology could be

Beating cancer from within  -  Jun 24, 2008
Gold Coast News,Coplin, 69, believes the long-term effects of life-saving chemotherapy and radiation treatment for nasopharyngeal cancer changed her personality.

Adducul joins NCAA legends  -  Jul 2, 2008
Inquirer.net,Since he was diagnosed with nasopharyngeal cancer four months ago, the 32-year-old cager has been avoiding the social scene. Not that he is too sick to go

New PET scanner shows promise for early-stage disease diagnosis  -  Jun 17, 2008
SmartBrief,A prototype of a semiconductor-based PET brain scanner was more effective at spotting partial epilepsy and nasopharyngeal cancer than the conventional

New PET scanner shows promise for early-stage disease diagnosis  -  Jun 17, 2008
SmartBrief,A prototype of a semiconductor-based PET brain scanner was more effective at spotting partial epilepsy and nasopharyngeal cancer than the conventional

Top 10 TV picks: May 20-26  -  May 18, 2008
Stuff.co.nz,...to glandular fever simultaneously is why two Auckland brothers aged a year apart were diagnosed with nasopharyngeal cancer within a day of one another.

My Mother's Battle with Cancer  -  May 10, 2008
Pacific Daily News,On January 2006, she was diagnosed with nasopharyngeal cancer (nose and throat cancer). Small nodules were found on the left and right side of her neck area

Cyclacel Pharmaceuticals to Present at Investment Banking ...  -  May 15, 2008
InfoBolsa,Seliciclib (CYC202), an orally-available CDK (cyclin dependent kinase) inhibitor, is in Phase 2 for the treatment of lung cancer and nasopharyngeal cancer.

Cyclacel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (CYCC) President and Chief ...  -  May 7, 2008
Primenewswire (press release),Seliciclib (CYC202), an orally-available CDK (cyclin dependent kinase) inhibitor, is in Phase 2 for the treatment of lung cancer and nasopharyngeal cancer.

Cyclacel Pharmaceuticals Announces May 2008 Corporate Events  -  Apr 28, 2008
Business Wire (press release),Seliciclib (CYC202), an orally-available CDK (cyclin dependent kinase) inhibitor, is in Phase 2 for the treatment of lung cancer and nasopharyngeal cancer.

Cyclacel Pharmaceuticals Announces First Quarter 2008 Financial ...  -  May 9, 2008
StreetInsider.com (subscription),Phase 2 trial of seliciclib in patients with nasopharyngeal cancer (NPC); -- Phase 1 trial of CYC116 in patients with advanced solid tumors.

Adducul undergoing treatment for cancer  -  26 Mar 2008
Manila Bulletin,By Waylon Galvez Purefoods center Rommel Adducul has been diagnosed with nasopharyngeal cancer and is undergoing chemotherapy treatment at the Cardinal

Pfizer at Cowen and Company Health Care Conference - Final  -  Mar 24, 2008
Insurance News Net (press release),...situations that where we need to develop our drugs for gastric cancer, for hepatic cancer -- primary hepatocellular cancer and nasopharyngeal cancer.

Blogs keep son's memory alive Parents publish book of cancer ...  -  Mar 7, 2008
The Daily Yomiuri,Kengo Fujita was diagnosed with nasopharyngeal cancer during his third year in middle school. He was told of the disease just after his enrollment at

Cyclacel's David Glover to Present at New York Academy of Sciences ...  -  Mar 4, 2008
FOXBusinessSeliciclib (CYC202), an orally-available CDK (cyclin dependent kinase) inhibitor, is in Phase 2 for the treatment of lung cancer and nasopharyngeal cancer.

'Life is worth living'; Man took family along for the last ...  -  Mar 17, 2008
Peterborough Examiner,When Adrian was 19 he was diagnosed with nasopharyngeal cancer, a very rare form of oral cancer that develops in the back of the nose near the base of the

Seguimiento de medios: prensa, radio, televisión, internet y ...  -  Mar 13, 2008
acceso.com (Comunicados de prensa),...type 5 injection (Oncorine or H101) in combination with chemotherapy for the treatment of patients with late-stage refractory nasopharyngeal cancer.

Getting an earful  -  Mar 8, 2008
Malaysia Star,In older children and adults, nasopharyngeal cancer must be excluded by the doctor. This type of hearing loss is due to damage or degeneration of the inner

CDC hosts availability session  -  Mar 4, 2008
Picayune Item,Long-term exposure has been correlated with nasopharyngeal cancer. Lando said the levels found in the housing units would be higher if the testing had been

Young teacher talks about dealing with disease  -  Dec 26, 2007
Neosho Daily News,Howard, 24, of Neosho, was recently diagnosed with nasopharyngeal cancer (cancer of the nose). The tumor is approximately the size of a half dollar,

Cyclacel Reports Updated Phase I Sapacitabine Data at 2007 ASH Meeting  -  Dec 16, 2007
PR-USA.net (press release),...a CDK (cyclin dependent kinase) inhibitor in two randomized Phase II clinical trials for non-small cell lung cancer and nasopharyngeal cancer,

Cyclacel Pharmaceuticals Provides Year End 2007 Pipeline Update ...  -  Dec 4, 2007
PR-USA.net (press release),CDK (cyclin dependent kinase) inhibitor, is in Phase II for the treatment of lung cancer and is also being evaluated for nasopharyngeal cancer.

Sentencing of cabby in Scotts Road incident postponed  -  Dec 3, 2007
Channel News Asia,Lee's lawyer, Mr NK Rajarh, told the court that Lee is suffering from various medical conditions including nasopharyngeal cancer and a "history of heart

Tustin house transformed into holiday wonderland  -  Dec 17, 2007
Orange County Register,Nasopharyngeal cancer in his neck had returned and his surgery was scheduled for Oct. 31. "For 25 years, I did it. And if I didn't do it this year,

Cyclacel Pharmaceuticals Secures $60 Million Committed Equity ...  -  Dec 11, 2007
PharmaLive.com (press release),CDK (cyclin dependent kinase) inhibitor, is in two randomized Phase II studies for the treatment of lung cancer and nasopharyngeal cancer.



Background information on Nasopharyngeal Cancer [When available]

In medicine, a nasopharyngeal airway, also known as a nasal trumpet because of its flared end, is a tube that is designed to be inserted into the nasal passageway to secure an open airway. The purpose of the flared end is to prevent the device from becoming lost inside the patient's head.

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