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Amazing grace

...Carter reports he is "completely at ease" with a frightening diagnosis of melanoma in his brain ? after already having had a tumor removed from his liver.His serenity might seem completely out of keeping with the situation. Yet, it's fully understandable...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-08-27/amazing-grace
Jimmy Carter 'at ease,' ready for radiation treatment

...Cancer Center.Carter said the radiation will focus on the tumors in his brain, and he has already begun receiving a drug ? approved...Center, said the key immune system cells needed to attack the tumor can get into the brain, so the treatment gives Carter a fighting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-08-20/jimmy-carter-ease-ready-radiation-t
Thick mixture injected into cancers helps kill tumors

...out hard-to-treat tumors by using a cancer drug...right on working in the tumor instead of leaking away...has worked mostly with tumors in the mouth and throat...cancers being targeted are tumors that arise in the liver...to kill the edges of a tumor before surgical removal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/03/24/tec_224774.shtml
XXX Technology
Tumors may build pipelines to spread

...growing on the edges of tumors, no one had observed them inside a tumor. Some scientists...greater pressure inside tumors would crush the delicate...around the edges of tumors. But the mice carrying...vessels deep inside the tumor. The vessels were...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/02/01/tec_304410.shtml
XXX Technology
NASCAR's 'Gentle Giant' Buddy Baker dies

...Baker left his job as co-host of The Late Shift for the station in July when he announced he had a "huge" inoperable lung tumor."Do not shed a tear. Give a smile when you say my name. I'm not saying goodbye. Just talk to you later," Baker said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-08-10/nascars-gentle-giant-buddy
Growth of tumors is linked to 'hijacking'

...are) hijacked by the tumor cells to do the same for the tumor tissue." "Our current hypothesis is that tumors are wounds that never...to feed the growing tumor, Dr. Perry theorized...way to thwart these tumors by taking out some stem...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/06/17/met_456226.shtml
Metro
Stem cells ferry concentrated anticancer drug to tumors

...in number. Even though they're tumors, the malignant cells act just like...wounds," Andreeff said. Half the tumor is made up of stomal cells that provide...cancer-busting ability directly to tumors. Andreeff's research team did not...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/11/03/liv_433251.shtml
Life & style
Jimmy Carter reveals he has cancer

...what treatment Carter might be eligible for. Sometimes the primary site can't be determined, so genetic analysis of the tumor might be done to see what mutations are driving it and what drugs might target those mutations."Given the president's age...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-08-12/jimmy-carter-reveals-he-has-
MCG team opens doors to fight tumors, AIDS

...organ transplants, targeting tumors and even thwarting the virus that...transplantation, perhaps even in anti-tumor therapies," Dr. Mellor said...Florida to begin targeting certain tumors. Like the fetus, tumors seem to present a paradox that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/01/06/met_304913.shtml
Metro
Cell phone tumors?

...cell phones might cause brain tumors, it seemed like something out...risk of developing a rare brain tumor, known as acoustic neuromas...Sweden. The study found that the tumors tended to grow on the side of...increase the risk of brain tumors, then the public has a right...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/10/18/edi_431586.shtml
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