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Minto baby lives with rare cancer-like auto-immune disease Langerhans cell ... - The Daily Telegraph

The Daily Telegraph

Minto baby lives with rare cancer-like auto-immune disease Langerhans cell ...
The Daily Telegraph
Chloe (nine months) lives with a very rare auto-immune like cancer called Langerhans cell histiocystosis. PICTURE: Melvyn Knipe. THROUGHOUT her entire pregnancy Jessica Rivett was sure something was wrong. When the nine-month mark arrived on ...


Monday, August 31, 2015 8:28:06 PM

Hundreds Of Trucks Show Up To Lead Funeral Procession For 3-Year-Old - Huffington Post

Womans Day

Hundreds Of Trucks Show Up To Lead Funeral Procession For 3-Year-Old
Huffington Post
Elijah had been battling Langerhans cell histiocytosis, according to 12 News, and was going to use his Make-A-Wish to attend the Monster Jam World Finals in Las Vegas. Earlier in August, the monster truck group had named Elijah their “Fan of the Week.
After Toddler Who Loved Trucks Dies from Rare Disease, Community Did Something ...
Touching tribute to boy who loved trucks


Monday, August 31, 2015 1:29:46 PM

VIDEO: Hundreds join Mesa funeral procession for toddler who loved trucks - ABC Action News

ABC Action News

VIDEO: Hundreds join Mesa funeral procession for toddler who loved trucks
ABC Action News
... but the time never came. Instead, kind strangers brought the rally to him despite the fact that Elijah couldn't experience it firsthand. In September 2013, Elijah was diagnosed with Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis, a rare disease targeting bones and ...


Friday, August 28, 2015 7:14:01 PM

Valley family hopes truck drivers will attend funeral for 3-year-old boy who ... - ABC15 Arizona

ABC15 Arizona

Valley family hopes truck drivers will attend funeral for 3-year-old boy who ...
ABC15 Arizona
In September 2013, Elijah was diagnosed with Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis, a rare disease targeting bones and organs. He underwent four chemotherapy treatments, his last two taking place between May and July of this year. According to family ...


Thursday, August 27, 2015 6:13:34 PM

Histology, Tumor Markers Both Critical in Personalizing Cancer Treatment ... - GenomeWeb

Histology, Tumor Markers Both Critical in Personalizing Cancer Treatment ...
GenomeWeb
Looking specifically at patients with a range of cancers with BRAF V600 mutations, researchers led by MSK's Jose Baselga and David Hyman found that certain tumor types — like lung cancer or Langerhans cell histiocytosis — but not all appear to ...


Thursday, August 27, 2015 3:48:20 PM

Race night to help Shan - Carlow People

Race night to help Shan
Carlow People
Seventeen-year-old Shauntelle ('Shan') Tynan, a student at St Leo's College, was recently diagnosed with the rare auto-immune cancer Histiocytosis X. Funding is needed for her to be treated in Texas, after she undergoes initial chemotherapy treatment ...


Friday, August 28, 2015 7:15:57 PM

'Basket' Cancer Trial Hints at Promise - MedPage Today

'Basket' Cancer Trial Hints at Promise
MedPage Today
... activity in nonmelanoma cancers that sporadically express the BRAF V600 mutation, the best results being in non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC), Erdheim-Chester disease, and Langerhans-cell histiocytosis, according to an early phase 2 "basket" study.


Wednesday, August 26, 2015 2:31:19 PM

Basket Trial Finds New Tumor Types That Respond to BRAF Inhibition - Cancer Network

NBCNews.com

Basket Trial Finds New Tumor Types That Respond to BRAF Inhibition
Cancer Network
Of the patients with either Erdheim–Chester disease or Langerhans'-cell histiocytosis, the response rate was 43%—one complete response and five partial responses. There were also anecdotal responses among other BRAF-mutated cancers, including ...
Clinical Trial Shows Promise of “Basket Studies” for Cancer Drugs
Precision Medicine Puts All Eggs in Basket Study, Yields Positive Results
BRAF May Be a Good 'Target' in Nonmelanoma Cancers
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Wednesday, August 19, 2015 5:51:35 PM

Car show benefits local youth - Daily Journal Online

Daily Journal Online

Car show benefits local youth
Daily Journal Online
On Saturday, the raceway is hosting a car show meet and greet from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. called "Be Brave for Braxton" to help cover expenses for the Gross family in his treatment for Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis (LCH). Braxton, 5, is the son of John and ...


Tuesday, August 18, 2015 6:57:48 AM

Family raise £13500 in memory of their daughter - Gazette

Family raise £13500 in memory of their daughter
Gazette
A MUM who lost her daughter to a rare disease has raised more than £13,500 for charity in a matter of months – and the donations keep on coming. Suzanne Parmenter, 33, from Colchester, lost her daughter Isobel to Langerhans cell histiocytosis, a rare ...


Friday, August 28, 2015 5:32:24 AM

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