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KIYATEC Announces Addition of Capital Health as Clinical Site in Trial to Predict GBM Patient-Specific Response to Cancer Drugs Prior to Treatment

In Clinical Trials by Barbara Jacoby

Source: Capital Health From: PR Newswire KIYATEC, Inc. today announced that Capital Health has joined its U.S. clinical trial, 3D-PREDICT, to validate the company’s test as a patient-specific predictor of response to cancer therapies in glioblastoma (GBM) and anaplastic astrocytoma (AA) patients. Capital Health is currently the only healthcare system in New Jersey, Pennsylvania and the New York City region …

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Baker bill to make oral cancer treatments more affordable

In In The News by Barbara Jacoby

From: After a long journey and much hard work, legislation that will require insurance companies to provide coverage for oral anti-cancer medications on the same level they do for intravenous treatments has been signed into law in Pennsylvania, announced Rep. Matt Baker, R-Wellsboro, author of the bill. “This legislation was a long time in coming,” said Baker. “With more …

The Past and Future Collide

In Creating Happiness by Barbara Jacoby

The patriarch of a family with whom I grew up passed away this week. This family is one of the last connections that I have had to my hometown of Williamsport, PA. Of course, this takes me back to a time and a place that holds such a special place in my heart. I have so many happy memories of …