Below you will find the latest news on the front line of the war on cancer!
Breakthrough in Low-Cost, Automated Chemotherapy Treatment Wins $20,000 Global Design Competition
ChemoPatch™, a low-cost, disposable, electronic patch-based cancer chemotherapy device designed to be simple, automated, and easy-to-use by cancer patients outside of the hospital, has been awarded the grand prize of $20,000 in the 2013 “Create the Future” Design Contest.
The ChemoPatch, a game-changing, patent-pending device, is able to administer up to three different chemotherapy drugs in select doses and at specific time intervals. Drug delivery is automated, allowing patients to reduce the frequency of hospital visits. The device is undergoing CE mark approval processes in the UK and will start clinical trials in India. —-> Learn More
Fred Hutch Team Awarded $4.4M From the National Cancer Institute for Pioneering Immunogenic Cancer Research
ObamaCare – Starting October 1, 2013, many individuals, self-employed, and small businesses will have a new way to shop for private health insurance through the Health Insurance Marketplace and its Small Business Health Options Program