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Former Ga. technician falsified mammogram reports

...cancer or abnormalities.Except that she was wrong. Holmes and nine other women were later shown to have lumps or cancerous tumors growing inside them. Holmes said the discovery was horrific enough. With a son in his 20s and another in high school...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-27/former-ga-technician-falsifie
Immune system tamer appears to also fuel cancer

...mother's immune system.They and others since have shown IDO is implicated in a number of other systems, including cancerous tumors that manipulate IDO to hide from the host's immune system.In a study published Thursday in the journal Cancer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2012-07-19/immune-system-tamer-appears-
Position honors Tedesco

...Tedesco said. His daughter, Jennifer, was 8 years old in 1984 when she was diagnosed with rhabdomyosarcoma, two cancerous tumors in the soft palate. Enter two old friends from Vidalia, Ga., - Gerry Achenbach and his wife, Sara Dean. Mr...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/12/02/met_299279.shtml
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Grant funds organ transplant research

...overreacting to things it inhales, co-investigator David Munn said. Unfortunately, it is also believed to be one way cancerous tumors avoid detection by the immune system, he said. Dr. Munn helped start early stage clinical trials in cancer patients...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/12/03/met_502486.shtml
Metro
Sickle Cell Center is studying new drug

...breakthrough drug to treat it was hydroxyurea, approved in 1997, and it is not without drawbacks. It is designed to fight cancerous tumors and inflammation and suppresses bone marrow production, Kutlar said. That can lead to different problems for patients...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2011-07-12/sickle-cell-center-studying-
Scientists block key proteins to stall cancer's spread

...on a type of fast-growing brain cell known as a neurite. A team led by Anne Marie Schmidt at Columbia implanted cancerous tumors in mice. In experiments, they blocked the combined activity of the two proteins with specific combinations of antibodies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/05/18/tec_289258.shtml
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Improved arthritis drug to sell big

...speculation in the medical community that aspirin and other NSAIDs block the growth factors that turn polyps into cancerous tumors. Cox-2 inhibitors could provide this benefit without damaging the gastrointestinal tract. The National Cancer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/09/27/bus_240155.shtml
Business
Eye could hold cure for cancer, other ills

...another. The work has implications for a lot of diseases involving blood vessels. For example, it could prevent cancerous tumors from growing and feeding themselves by cutting off the formation of new vessels. MCG researcher David Hill is interested...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/05/15/met_128467.shtml
Metro
Odds and Ends

...people call they describe these unusual antics, as well as large lumps on the squirrel's body that appear to be cancerous tumors," Kirkland said. "In fact, they are caused by warbles, which are bot fly larvae growing just under the squirrel's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/12/biz_386854.shtml
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Green glow helps GRU surgeons define kidney cancer

An innovative surgical technique uses dye and florescent light during kidney sugery to help better define cancerous tumors.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2013-04-18/green-glow-helps-gru-surgeon