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16:13 EDT 23rd September 2017 | BioPortfolio

Cancer for College was formed in 1993 by two-time cancer survivor and double-amputee Craig Pollard. Cancer for College was created to provide hope and inspiration by providing college scholarships to cancer survivors and amputees. Since its inception, Cancer for College has granted nearly $500k in scholarships to more than 400 cancer survivors. For more information about Cancer for College visit www.cancerforcollege.org.


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EACR Cancer Genomics Day 1 Update #CG17

Cambridge: the third annual European Association for Cancer Research (EACR) conference on cancer genomics is underway at Churchill College in…

EACR17 Cancer Genomics Day 3

Churchill College, Cambridge: Yesterday heralded the 4th and final day of the EACR Cancer Genomics conference with some invited speakers…

Cancer patients carry double the short-term risk of arterial thromboembolism

Patients with cancer are more than twice as likely to suffer arter

Spread of breast cancer reduced by targeting acid metabolite

(Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University) It's a metabolite found in essentially all our cells that, like so many things, cancer overexpresses. Now scientists have shown that when they inhibi...

How CD44s gives brain cancer a survival advantage

(Baylor College of Medicine) In the case of glioblastoma multiforme, the deadliest type of brain cancer, researchers have discovered that the molecule CD44s seems to give cancer cells a survival advan...

PSA screening significantly reduces the risk for death from prostate cancer

(American College of Physicians) After differences in implementation and settings were accounted for, two important prostate cancer screening trials provide compatible evidence that screening reduces ...

Test results after stem cell transplant for multiple myeloma can confuse patients and doctors about cancer's status

(Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University) It's a cancer of the plasma cells, which normally make an array of antibodies that protect us from infection.

Preparing for college when you have a chronic condition or disability

Preparing to go off to college can be challenging for anyone, but for some, these preparations are especially important. One Baylor College of Medicine expert explains how those with a chronic illness...

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Prostate Knowledge, Attitudes and Beliefs in Black College Men: A Qualitative Study.

This qualitative study explores prostate cancer knowledge and risk in Black college men. Using the Health Belief Model as a guide, focus groups and interviews were conducted with 35 Black males at a h...

Does the Margin Matter in Esophageal Cancer?

The prognostic impact of circumferential resection margin (CRM) involvement in resected esophageal cancer (EC) is controversial discussed. The College of American Pathologists (CAP) and the Royal Coll...

Applicability of American Joint Committee on Cancer and College of American Pathologists Regression Grading System in Rectal Cancer.

Different tumor grading systems have been proposed to predict the association between tumor response and clinical outcome after preoperative chemoradiotherapy in patients with rectal cancer. The Ameri...

Mexican American College Men's (Mis)Understandings About HPV and Cervical Cancer.

Latinas have disproportionally high rates of cervical cancer in part due to their reliance on Latino partners to make sexual health decisions, their limited knowledge about human papillomavirus (HPV),...

Diet-Related Stomach Cancer Behavior Among Iranian College Students: A Text Messaging Intervention

Background: Stomach cancer is one of the five most common cancers in Iran. This study examined the effectiveness of a mobile telephone short-message service (SMS) based-education intervention using He...

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Impact of Sleep Workshops in College Students

The purpose of this pilot study is to assess the impact of sleep workshops on sleep, mood, anxiety and well-being measures in a sample of college students. College students have a high pre...

Mindfulness-Based College: Pilot RCT

Mindfulness interventions are increasingly offered to undergraduate students at universities world-wide, however the evidence base is very limited. The objective is to evaluate effects of ...

mHealth Intervention in Increasing HPV Vaccinations in College Students

This randomized pilot trial studies how well a mobile health (mHealth) intervention works in increasing human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination among college students at the Ohio State Univ...

Helping College Students With ADHD Lead Healthier Lifestyles

There are currently no published randomized controlled studies examining psychosocial interventions for college students with ADHD, and none specifically targeting AUDs in this population ...

Measles, Mumps, and Rubella (MMR) Immunity in College Students

This study will lay the foundation for determining the underlying reasons for lack of immunity to mumps that led to the 2006 mumps outbreak on college campuses in the Mid West, and it will...

Companies [1751 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Cancer for College

Cancer for College was formed in 1993 by two-time cancer survivor and double-amputee Craig Pollard. Cancer for College was created to provide hope and inspiration by providing college scholarships to ...

C. T. Bauer College of Business

The C. T. Bauer College of Business has been in operation for more than 60 years at the University of Houston main campus. Through its five academic departments, the college offer...

Jordan Health Systems, Inc.

Jordan Hospital is a not-for-profit organization serving 12 towns in Plymouth and Barnstable Counties. Established in 1901, Jordan Hospital is a full-service, 155-bed acute care c...

Trinity College Dublin,

The University of Dublin, Trinity College, founded in 1592, is the oldest university in Ireland. Trinity College is the sole constituent college of the University. At present there are over 12,000 stu...

Marian College

Marian College (www.marian.edu) is the only Catholic liberal arts college in central Indiana. It is a private, co-educational school offering classes to both traditional and non-traditional students. ...

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