Pancreatic Cancer News

Local pumpkin farmer, survivor, raising money for pancreatic cancer ... - WTMJ-TV (press release) (blog)



WTMJ-TV (press release) (blog)
 
Local pumpkin farmer, survivor, raising money for pancreatic cancer ... 
WTMJ-TV (press release) (blog)
A Racine County pumpkin farmer is giving back to a cause close to heart this season. Ken Swan battled pancreatic cancer and is now asking customers to help ...

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Fifth Annual Pancreatic Cancer Vigil and Walk set for Nov. 16 - WDAY (blog)



WDAY (blog)
 
Fifth Annual Pancreatic Cancer Vigil and Walk set for Nov. 16 
WDAY (blog)
Silent auction proceeds and donations will go toward an endowment through the Sanford Roger Maris Cancer Center to help fund the effort to get Fargo/Moorhead patients recently diagnosed with pancreatic cancer into clinical trials. Gas cards will also ...

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Pancreatic Cancer Vigil and Walk scheduled - Jamestown Sun



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Pancreatic Cancer Vigil and Walk scheduled 
Jamestown Sun
Silent auction proceeds and donations go to help area patients who are diagnosed with pancreatic cancer get into clinical trials through a Sanford Roger Maris Cancer Center endowment. The funds also provide gas cards to rural patients who travel to ...
Jazz night to raise funds for pancreatic cancer charity News & Star
Cancer survivor's mission to light up tower The Press, York

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Bostonians To Demand Better, End Pancreatic Cancer At ... - PR Newswire (press release)



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Bostonians To Demand Better, End Pancreatic Cancer At ... 
PR Newswire (press release)
BOSTON, Oct. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Thousands will walk to end pancreatic cancer, the world's toughest cancer, at PurpleStride Boston on Nov ...

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Hannibal pancreatic cancer research walk scheduled Oct. 28 - Hannibal.net



Hannibal pancreatic cancer research walk scheduled Oct. 28 
Hannibal.net
The Lustgarten Foundation's second annual Hannibal pancreatic cancer research walk will begin at 9 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 28, in Riverview Park, after registration beginning at 8 a.m. Free parking will be available to all walkers and volunteers at the ...

 


UPMC test detects dangerous pancreatic cysts without surgery - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette



Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
 
UPMC test detects dangerous pancreatic cysts without surgery 
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Better methods of preventing, diagnosing and treating pancreatic cancer draw welcome fanfare, given that less than 10 percent of all patients survive beyond five years of diagnosis ? the worst outcome of all major cancers. UPMC's genetic test ...

 


Swan's Pumpkin Farm raising funds for pancreatic cancer research - Journal Times



Journal Times
 
Swan's Pumpkin Farm raising funds for pancreatic cancer research 
Journal Times
Ken Swan, owner of Swan's Pumpkin Farm, is shown Friday at the farm on Highway H in Caledonia. This season, the farm has been raising funds for pancreatic cancer research, a disease which Swan was diagnosed with last year. Today, the farm plans to ...

 


Pancreatic Cancer Patients 'Going the Extra Mile' for Survival - Medscape



Pancreatic Cancer Patients 'Going the Extra Mile' for Survival 
Medscape
Is it worthwhile for patients with pancreatic cancer to seek care at a high-volume institution? The authors of a study published in Annals of Surgery analyzed this ...

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Prognostic value of PD-L1 overexpression for pancreatic cancer ... - Dove Medical Press



Prognostic value of PD-L1 overexpression for pancreatic cancer ... 
Dove Medical Press
Abstract: Programmed death-ligand 1 (PD-L1) is an immune checkpoint that is often activated in cancer and plays a pivotal role in the initiation and progression ...

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Lewiston will again go purple for pancreatic cancer awareness - WiscNews



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Lewiston will again go purple for pancreatic cancer awareness 
WiscNews
?It's like a purple party all of November,? explained the school's administrative assistant, Bobbie Greiner. For the fourth straight year, students and staff at Lewiston will don the color in support of World Wide Pancreatic Cancer Day on Nov. 16. That ...