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OMNI Health Media is a leading online provider of Daily Health News. OMNI’s PD-1 News provides summaries of developments in the prevention, screening, and management of Gastrointestinal Health Conditions as they are discovered and reported by physicians and scientists around the world. Our mission is to provide this news, including results of recent clinical trials evaluating new therapies and supportive care strategies in order to better educate patients and their caregivers, ensuring timely access to the best care available.
Head and Neck Cancer-What You Need to Know

August 14, 2017

Head and Neck Cancer-What You Need to Know

By cancerconnect cancerconnect

Head and neck cancer includes a number of different malignant cancers that develop in or around the throat, larynx (voice box), nose, sinuses and mouth. Globally, head and neck cancer is the seventh most common type of cancer with an estimated 400,000-600,000 diagnoses every year. Head and neck cancers account for about 3 percent of […]

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Tags: checkpoint inhibitors, Head and Neck Cancer, human papilloma virus, keytruda, News Tips and Features, News Tips and Features Other, Opdivo, PD-1


Opdivo Precision Cancer Medicine Improves Outcomes in Advanced Liver Cancer

May 18, 2017

Opdivo Precision Cancer Medicine Improves Outcomes in Advanced Liver Cancer

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Results from the CheckMate 040 clinical trial have been recently reported and found that Opdivo (nivolumab), an immuno-oncology drug which acts by modulating the immune system, produces durable responses with long-term survival rates in patients with liver cancer, regardless of whether or not patients were infected with Hepatitis B or C.  These study results were […]

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Tags: CheckMate 040 nivolumab, immuno-oncology, Liver Cancer, News Tips and Features, News Tips and Features Other, Opdivo, PD-1, Precision Cancer Medicine


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