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An emotional moment on the greyhound

Of late of hit a bit of a stonewall with emotions, I still feel them of course but with a few things going on recently I’ve felt like I had to put my own emotions on the back burner. 208 more words


Meet the First Four Diamonds Patient: Denise Voloshin

By Marianne Clay

Denise Voloshin, the first Four Diamonds patient, holds a school photo of herself from 1975, the year she was treated for cancer. 1,549 more words


5 Things Every Cancer Patient & Their Families Must Know

Cancer patients & their families often lament on how unprepared they are after receiving news of their diagnosis.

Keeping this in mind, our team of oncologists has prepared a… 728 more words


Development of a gene panel for next-generation sequencing of clinically relevant mutations in cell-free DNA from cancer patients



When tumour tissue is unavailable, cell-free DNA (cfDNA)can serve as a surrogate for genetic analyses. Because mutated alleles in cfDNA are usually below 1%, next-generation sequencing (NGS)must be narrowed to target only clinically relevant genes. 4,390 more words


Cancer, a short story.

It’s Christmas eve 2017. I’m driving my mother to the hospice to see my auntie, She’s had terminal brain cancer for 6 years now. Each day that passes brings her closer to the end. 630 more words


“Chala jaata hoon, kisi ki dhun mein…”

It’s probably a common sight in Mumbai local trains to see someone singing.

Most of the time he or she will be blind and clothes torn or old enough for people to take sides and let this person pass through. 397 more words

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