cancer patients

Truven Health

Truven Health Analytics Brings Big Data to Oncology Research

Truven Health Analytics Thursday introduced a new product, MarketScan Oncology Electronic Medical Records Database.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/12/2013

Rubicon Genomics

Rubicon Genomic Kits Shown Useful In Cancer Care

Ann Arbor-based Rubicon Genomics Inc. said its ThruPlex-FD prep kits contributed to the success of a study published in Nature that showed that genomic data extracted from the plasma of cancer patients can be used to track drug resistance and potentially guide treatment.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/30/2013

A scanning electron microscope picture of a cancer cell. Uncredited photo from Wikimedia Commons

Wayne State Researcher Chronicles, Names Exhaustion Of Cancer Patients

The fatigue experienced by patients undergoing cancer treatments has long been recognized by health care providers, although its causes and ways to manage it are still largely unknown.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/07/2013

University of Michigan Hospital (University of Michigan photo)

Genetic Tumor Analysis Helps Match Cancer Patients To Treatments

A program to match advanced cancer patients with clinical trials that may help where standard treatments fail has grown out of the research lab of University of Michigan Taubman Scholar Arul Chinnaiyan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/03/2012

A Little Help Along the ‘Road to Recovery’

Pat Sweeting Reporting We’ve often spoken about the benefits to cancer patients of being able to talk about a diagnosis such as breast cancer with others. But, what about a family member who may also be the caregiver? […]