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Erdheim-Chester disease - Google News
The ultra-rare Erdheim-Chester disease: Turning grief into a campaign for a cure - Washington Post

The ultra-rare Erdheim-Chester disease: Turning grief into a campaign for a cure
Washington Post
The cause was Erdheim-Chester disease (ECD), one of 7,000 diseases tracked by the nonprofit National Organization for Rare Disorders. The National Institutes of Health and the Food and Drug Administration call such ailments “orphan” diseases because ...


Monday, November 17, 2014 4:47:28 PM

8 Rare 'House, M.D.' Cases That Can Actually Happen (And How To Avoid Them) - Huffington Post

8 Rare 'House, M.D.' Cases That Can Actually Happen (And How To Avoid Them)
Huffington Post
After one of Lisa Cuddy's patients has bloody diarrhea, House has James Wilson keep Cuddy occupied at a Poker game while he tries to determine if the patient has Erdheim–Chester disease, an incredibly rare condition that was fatal a previous time he ...


Monday, November 17, 2014 11:38:27 AM

Clinical Study Using Trovagene's Precision Cancer Monitoring Platform ... - SYS-CON Media (press release)

Clinical Study Using Trovagene's Precision Cancer Monitoring Platform ...
SYS-CON Media (press release)
The blinded prospective study in patients with systemic histiocytic disease, such as Erdheim-Chester Disease (ECD) and Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis (LCH), demonstrates that analysis of circulating cell-free DNA (cfDNA) from urine provides a convenient ...


Monday, October 27, 2014 9:17:04 AM

Trovagene, Inc. Announces Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results - MarketWatch

Trovagene, Inc. Announces Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results
MarketWatch
... at the Second Annual International ECD Medical Symposium demonstrates that Trovagene's BRAF V600E assay improves determination of mutational status and allows monitoring of treatment response in patients with Erdheim-Chester disease (ECD).


Thursday, November 06, 2014 4:12:15 PM

FOX Sports Florida Prep Zone set to televise rivalry game between Treasure ... - FOXSports.com

FOXSports.com

FOX Sports Florida Prep Zone set to televise rivalry game between Treasure ...
FOXSports.com
The broadcast will also feature a special tribute, which in conjunction with the County Commission of Indian River County's proclamation of October 17th as Erdheim-Chester Disease Research & Awareness Day, will help spotlight two local individuals ...


Thursday, October 16, 2014 12:04:59 PM

What Is Epigenetics? - Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (blog)

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (blog)

What Is Epigenetics?
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (blog)
Epigenetic changes are a normal part of many biological processes — for example, they allow stem cells to differentiate into more-specialized cell types — but they also can lead to cancer and other diseases. Physician-scientist Omar Abdel-Wahab, a ...


Tuesday, October 14, 2014 9:49:10 AM

I-95 diggers in Philly find Colonial plates, turtle skulls and so much more - Washington Post

I-95 diggers in Philly find Colonial plates, turtle skulls and so much more
Washington Post
You can't just dig up and repair an interstate highway; if federal funding is involved, the National Historic Preservation Act requires that archaeological investigation be part of the process. Which is why PennDOT, the Pennsylvania transportation ...


Monday, August 04, 2014 12:15:17 PM

Carlos Gomez's No. 1 Fan can throw better than 50 Cent. His fan is a teenage girl. - Washington Post (blog)

Washington Post (blog)

Carlos Gomez's No. 1 Fan can throw better than 50 Cent. His fan is a teenage girl.
Washington Post (blog)
Jordan Hynum is one lucky girl. Not only did she get to meet her idol Carlos Gomez face-to-face at an April Milwaukee Brewers game, where her emotional reaction went viral, but on Tuesday, Gomez surprised her again. Gomez pulled the young lady out of ...


Wednesday, May 28, 2014 2:30:04 PM

TrovaGene's (TROV) CEO Antonius Schuh on Q2 2014 Results - Earnings Call ... - Seeking Alpha (registration)

TrovaGene's (TROV) CEO Antonius Schuh on Q2 2014 Results - Earnings Call ...
Seeking Alpha (registration)
The reference to our cancer monitoring platform in international clinical treatment guidelines for histiocytic diseases such as Erdheim-Chester disease and Langerhans cell histiocytosis, and so far this year we have announced clinical collaborations ...


Saturday, August 09, 2014 5:28:16 AM

TrovaGene's (TROV) CEO Antonius Schuh on Q1 2014 Results - Earnings Call ... - Seeking Alpha

TrovaGene's (TROV) CEO Antonius Schuh on Q1 2014 Results - Earnings Call ...
Seeking Alpha
For instance our collaborators at MD Anderson saw an opportunity to use our BRAF V600E mutation assay in a group of patients with histiocytic diseases including Erdheim-Chester disease and Langerhans cell histiocytosis or LCH. More than 50% of these ...


Monday, May 12, 2014 8:27:07 PM

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