Osteosarcoma

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The San Francisco Hip Hop DanceFest draws a huge crowd to the Palace of Fine Arts  -  23 Nov 2009
Examiner.comTommy was diagnosed with Osteosarcoma, the most common type of malignant bone cancer and consequently had his right leg amputated. ...

I go to sleep crying for my David  -  23 Nov 2009
The HeraldThe brave youngster, from Yeo Close, Efford, died after an eight month battle against osteosarcoma, which is diagnosed in about 30 youngsters each year. ...

Hematoporphyrin Monomethyl Ether Enhances the Killing Action of Ultrasound on ...  -  ‎Nov 20, 2009‎
Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine (subscription)Osteosarcoma is one of the most common malignant cancers afflicting young adults. Ultrasound is a new therapeutic modality for controlling malignant cancers ...

Approved Lymphoma Drug Shows Promise in Early Tests Against Bone Cancer  -  ‎Nov 5, 2009‎
ReutersIn the current study, researchers sought to use Bortezomib (Velcade(R)) against osteosarcoma, an aggressive cancer that starts in bone, spreads quickly and ...

Doxorubicin Loaded Polymeric Nanoparticulate Delivery System to Overcome Drug ...  -  ‎Nov 17, 2009‎
7thSpace Interactive (press release)Drug resistance is a primary hindrance for the efficiency of chemotherapy against osteosarcoma. Although chemotherapy has improved the prognosis of ...

Does Palladia treat osteosarcoma?  -  ‎Nov 10, 2009‎
Palm Beach PostQuestion: My dog was diagnosed with an osteosarcoma. Will the drug that you recently discussed called Palladia help with this kind of ...

Trojans vs. Cancer Saturday  -  ‎Nov 17, 2009‎
Jenks Journal...funds for the VanZee family as well as for the family of Jenks Southeast Elementary student Truman Hedrick, 9, who has been diagnosed with osteosarcoma. ...

Lancaster's plan comes into play  -  ‎Nov 19, 2009‎
Tulsa WorldHedrick, a 9-year-old student at Jenks Southeast Elementary, is battling osteosarcoma and recently had his right leg amputated to the knee. ...

Non-invasive cancer treatment deemed a success  -  ‎Oct 28, 2009‎
XinhuaEleven years ago, she was diagnosed with osteosarcoma which has a very high mortality rate even with amputation. Because of the technology of High Intensity ...

Make-A-Wish: Turtle Lake boy's hopes for a greenhouse come true  -  ‎Nov 13, 2009‎
Barron News ShieldLucas West suffers from osteosarcoma. The condition involves a bone tumor that becomes cancerous. Lucas' passion for plants has grown over the years, ...

Good Deeds: Fundraiser reflects overwhelming love, support  -  ‎Nov 21, 2009‎
Annapolis CapitalSeasons Grille in Gambrills for Kelsey Dimka, a senior at Arundel High School who was recently diagnosed with osteosarcoma, a rare form of bone cancer. ...

Winter Rod and Speed Show to benefit teen  -  ‎Nov 21, 2009‎
Radioactive Drag Racing NewsProceeds from this year's event will benefit 14-year-old Cherokee Pizano, a Salem, Ore., resident who suffers from Osteosarcoma, a form of bone cancer. ...

Tips for participating in discussion forums  -  ‎Nov 5, 2009‎
Times-StandardOn our site, users would post their feedback to the 鈥淢y Dog Has Osteosarcoma鈥? topic here. always peruse the 鈥淩ead Me鈥? tips located at the top of the forums. ...

Fundraiser set for Bryan Wilson  -  ‎Oct 27, 2009‎
Duncan BannerBryan Wilson was diagnosed with Osteosarcoma, a type of bone cancer, in August and has been fighting a brave battle of constant treatment. ...

Tree lighting to honor two cancer victims  -  ‎Nov 19, 2009‎
Cherokee TribuneMrs. Queen of Canton died in September 2008 after a two-year battle with osteosarcoma, a form of bone cancer. Committee member Donna Chandler said both ...

With a little help from friends  -  ‎Nov 12, 2009‎
Weston & Somerset MercuryCommunity School pupil broke his leg during a football game in March, but X-rays revealed a tumour and he was diagnosed with osteoblastic osteosarcoma. ...

Q&A with DeKalb swimmer Grace Waller  -  ‎Nov 12, 2009‎
Chicago Sun-TimesWhat was your initial reaction when you were diagnosed with osteosarcoma [a type of bone cancer]? It didn't hit me right away. ...

He was always the glue  -  ‎Nov 18, 2009‎
News & ObserverBut an X-ray revealed an osteosarcoma, or cancer of the bone, near his right shoulder. Surgery to remove the tumor claimed Haase's shoulder blade and a ...

Soothing - and maybe helping to cure - the not-so-savage beasts  -  ‎Nov 15, 2009‎
Ithaca JournalWhile the Arrisons' beloved pet was only given eight weeks to live when she was diagnosed with osteosarcoma, through the use of holistic therapy, ...

Other News To Note  -  ‎Nov 5, 2009‎
Therapeutics Daily (press release) (registration)Data showed that Velcade restored Runx2 levels in osteosarcoma cell lines and in osteosarcoma tumors in mice. Velcade, a proteasome inhibitor in development ...

What Is Bone Cancer (Sarcoma)? What Causes Bone Cancer?  -  ‎Nov 19, 2009‎
Medical News TodayOsteosarcoma: It is the most common type of bone cancer and mostly develops in children and young people who are between 5 to 20 years of age. ...

Small cap investors take note of good change for (Nasdaq:SPPI) (Nasdaq:VICL ...  -  ‎Nov 15, 2009‎
Small Cap Network...methotrexate therapy in patients with osteosarcoma. The company is also developing apaziquone for the treatment of non-muscle invasive bladder cancer. ...

Pop star, troopers make girl's wish a reality  -  ‎Oct 29, 2009‎
Tri Parish TimesMadison suffers from osteosarcoma, a type of bone cancer. Her wish to meet Cyrus was granted through Louisiana State Police Troop C's Grant-A-Wish program. ...

Benefits application simplified for Vietnam veterans  -  ‎Nov 9, 2009‎
Stanly News & PressNon-Hodgkin's Lymphoma, Porphyria Cutanea Tarda, Prostate Cancer, Respiratory Cancers and Soft Tissue Sarcoma (other than Osteosarcoma, Chondrosarcoma, ...

Waller returns to the pool  -  ‎Nov 13, 2009‎
Dekalb Daily ChronicleThose moments of doubt, however, haven't changed how Waller has dealt with osteosarcoma, a cancer found in her right leg that caused doctors to remove and ...

Benefit for Kaitlyn McGovern bowling tourney Sunday  -  ‎Oct 30, 2009‎
Midland Daily NewsIn August, she was diagnosed with osteosarcoma, a rare form of children's cancer, in one of her legs and both lungs. Kaitlyn is currently undergoing a ...

Fallon school musical to raise money for local families  -  ‎Nov 7, 2009‎
Lahontan Valley NewsSara Swenson, 21, is a former CCHS student who was diagnosed with osteosarcoma, a form a bone cancer, in June. Fleming said he and others decided to put on ...

In loving memory: Nicole Dwyer  -  ‎Nov 4, 2009‎
Loyola PhoenixBut only one student in her group, her friend Carolyn Windberg, knew that lifting the gallons was a struggle for Dwyer, who was suffering from osteosarcoma, ...

LA Doctors Celebrate Annual Gala at Sony Studios  -  ‎Nov 2, 2009‎
San Leandro India West...field he has witnessed the success of cancer cures that affect the young, such as testicular cancer, leukemia, and osteosarcoma, a form of bone cancer. ...

Egleston patients enjoy Halloween Party  -  ‎Oct 30, 2009‎
ChampionElizabeth was diagnosed in July with osteosarcoma, a type of bone cancer. 鈥淪he's excited about the party, said Kayla's mother, Melissa Wesley. ...

Young cancer patient exemplifies spirit, cause of Tri-County Optimist Club's ...  -  ‎Nov 5, 2009‎
Villages Daily SunThat scan would shock the family, revealing a baseball-sized tumor that turned out to be radiation-induced osteosarcoma that would again have Greg fighting ...

Cycle ride for Tom's new leg  -  ‎Nov 6, 2009‎
Weston & Somerset MercuryDoctors found a tumour and he was diagnosed with osteoblastic osteosarcoma. On August 17 he had his leg removed and although the NHS will provide a ...

Health Matters : What is Jaw Tumor ?  -  ‎Nov 7, 2009‎
PR-Inside.com (Pressemitteilung)In this main group are three basic tumors: (1) osteosarcoma, (2) chondrosarcoma, and (3) fibrosarcoma. The radiographic and clinical findings are extremely ...

IDM Pharma, Inc. - Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare - Deals And Alliances Profile ...  -  ‎Nov 19, 2009‎
OfficialWire (press release)The most advanced, mifamurtide (L-MTP-PE), completed a Phase 3 clinical trial in osteosarcoma. Three products are in Phase 2 clinical trials to treat ...

IDM Pharma, Inc. - Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare - Deals and Alliances Profile  -  ‎Nov 16, 2009‎
PR-inside.com (press release)The most advanced, mifamurtide (L-MTP-PE), completed a Phase 3 clinical trial in osteosarcoma. Three products are in Phase 2 clinical trials to treat ...

Spectrum Pharmaceuticals Announces Third Quarter 2009 Corporate Update ...  -  ‎Nov 12, 2009‎
dBusinessNews Los Angeles (press release)FUSILEV rescue is indicated after high-dose methotrexate therapy in osteosarcoma. FUSILEV is also indicated to diminish the toxicity and counteract the ...

Orlando Magic News & Notes: The Season is Finally Here, Links From Around the ...  -  ‎Oct 27, 2009‎
Howard the Dunk (blog)Greg, who quickly connected with Howard, once they realized each other's mutual love for video gaming, is currently being treated for Osteosarcoma, ...

Utilizan c茅lulas de m茅dula 贸sea para crear pr贸tesis de huesos  -  ‎Oct 29, 2009‎
El InformadorEl osteosarcoma es un tipo de c谩ncer 贸seo que se origina en las c茅lulas de la cubierta externa del hueso. ESPECIAL GUADALAJARA, JALISCO. ...

Atiende epidemiolog铆a municipal a trabajadoras sexuales  -  ‎Nov 2, 2009‎
Akro Noticias...papanicolao, cervicouterino, entre otras, por lo que se ha podido detectar hasta un osteosarcoma (tumor en un hueso) al cual se le ha atendido. ...

Reuni贸n de los pat贸logos madrile帽os en el Hospital Infanta Leonor  -  ‎Oct 28, 2009‎
Diario del Henares (Comunicado de prensa)Anatom铆a Patol贸gica (SEAP) a la que asistieron 60 especialistas y cuya conferencia central trat贸 sobre el osteosarcoma, un tipo de tumor 贸seo maligno. ...

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Religiosidade fortalece pacientes na luta contra o c芒ncer  -  ‎Nov 18, 2009‎
UAIUm dos casos pesquisados foi o do m茅dico Rafael (nome fict铆cio), que acompanhou um paciente com um osteosarcoma. O profissional se envolveu afetivamente com ...

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Background information on Osteosarcoma [When available]

Osteosarcoma is a malignant bone cancer; together with Ewing's sarcoma it accounts for most primary bone malignancies. There is a preference for the metaphyseal region of tubular long bones. 50% of cases occur around the knee. It is a malignant connective (soft) tissue tumor whose neoplastic cells present osteoblastic differentiation and form tumoral bone.

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