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Milwaukee
Chief Medical Writer — Associated Press
As seen in:  Associated Press, Yahoo, Bloomberg Businessweek, ABC News, Washington Post, Salon, USA Today, San Francisco Chronicle and 120 more
Covers:  consumer health news, major diseases_ cancer, medical research of broad consumer interest, heart disease, etc., pivotal or very novel clinical trials, infectious diseases, the new england journal of medicine
Doesn't Cover: health insurance, health care policy/politics, product pitches, early-stage clinical trials unless extremely novel, business-only news such as company earnings

I write national health stories and cover major medical meetings for The Associated Press

Marilynn Marchione's Biography

Marilynn Marchione became AP Medical Writer in 2004 after more than 25 years as a reporter and editor at metropolitan daily newspapers in Milwaukee, Chicago and Akron. She was named AP's Chief Medical Writer in September 2011.

At the AP, she has focused on consumer news, seeking daily and enterprise stories that give practical information that’s directly relevant to readers’ health choices. She covers major medical meetings for ...

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Study: Removing clot helps limit stroke disability - ABC6 - Providence, RI and New Bedford, MA News, Weather

abc6.com — Posted: Wednesday, December 17, 2014 2:07 PM EST Updated: Wednesday, December 17, 2014 2:07 PM EST By MARILYNN MARCHIONEAP Chief Medical Writer For the first time in several decades, a new treatment has been shown to limit the damage from a common type of stroke.

Advance for stroke patients: Study finds that devices to remove a clot can limit disability

vancouversun.com — For the first time in two decades, a new treatment has been shown to limit the damage from a common type of stroke. Researchers in the Netherlands found that mechanically removing a clot in addition to using a standard clot-busting medicine lowered the risk that a stroke sufferer would end up seriously disabled.

New setback for HIV cure efforts; 6 transplants didn't work like the Berlin patient's did

vancouversun.com — Researchers are reporting another disappointment for efforts to cure infection with the AIDS virus. Six patients given blood-cell transplants similar to one that cured a man known as "the Berlin patient" have failed, and all six patients died. So far, Timothy Ray Brown, a U.S.

Advance for stroke patients: Study finds that devices to remove a clot can limit disability

montrealgazette.com — For the first time in two decades, a new treatment has been shown to limit the damage from a common type of stroke. Researchers in the Netherlands found that mechanically removing a clot in addition to using a standard clot-busting medicine lowered the risk that a stroke sufferer would end up seriously disabled.

New setback for HIV cure efforts; 6 transplants didn't work like the Berlin patient's did

montrealgazette.com — Researchers are reporting another disappointment for efforts to cure infection with the AIDS virus. Six patients given blood-cell transplants similar to one that cured a man known as "the Berlin patient" have failed, and all six patients died. So far, Timothy Ray Brown, a U.S.

Study: Removing clot helps limit stroke disability

missoulian.com — For the first time in two decades, a new treatment has been shown to limit the damage from a common type of stroke. Researchers in the Netherlands found that mechanically removing a clot in addition to using a standard clot-busting medicine lowered the risk that a stroke sufferer would end up seriously disabled.

A fresh setback for efforts to cure HIV infection

missoulian.com — Researchers are reporting another disappointment for efforts to cure infection with the AIDS virus. Six patients given blood-cell transplants similar to one that cured a man known as "the Berlin patient" have failed, and all six patients died. So far, Timothy Ray Brown, a U.S.

A fresh setback for efforts to cure HIV infection

billingsgazette.com — Researchers are reporting another disappointment for efforts to cure infection with the AIDS virus. Six patients given blood-cell transplants similar to one that cured a man known as "the Berlin patient" have failed, and all six patients died. So far, Timothy Ray Brown, a U.S.

Study: Removing clot helps limit stroke disability

billingsgazette.com — For the first time in two decades, a new treatment has been shown to limit the damage from a common type of stroke. Researchers in the Netherlands found that mechanically removing a clot in addition to using a standard clot-busting medicine lowered the risk that a stroke sufferer would end up seriously disabled.

Study: Removing clot helps limit stroke disability

wsoctv.com — By MARILYNN MARCHIONE The Associated Press For the first time in two decades, a new treatment has been shown to limit the damage from a common type of stroke. Researchers in the Netherlands found that mechanically removing a clot in addition to using a standard clot-busting medicine lowered the risk that a stroke sufferer would end up seriously disabled.
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Dec 18, 2014

RT @lalanewsman: There will never be another @Lindadeutsch. Respect to retiring @AP courts reporter, who covered the biggest trials tinyurl.com/nlkslwl

Dec 18, 2014

@StockhlmSydrome 2 copies, tho some transplants were cord blood, various levels of HLA match

Dec 17, 2014

RT @brianstelter: Sony: "In light of the decision by the majority of our exhibitors not to show the film The Interview, we have decided not to move forward.."

Dec 17, 2014

14 folks from New England compounding pharmacy arrested in meningitis outbreak that killed 64, sickened hundreds tinyurl.com/ldqanfq

Dec 16, 2014

RT @MikeStobbe: Cases of Most Common STD Fell for First Time in 30 Years. Me via ABC News abcn.ws/1IYfWcH via @ABC

Dec 15, 2014

What do you think of this? some cancer patients are creating personalized mice to test drugs: apne.ws/1uI4f04

Dec 14, 2014

RT @AP: Very personalized medicine: Some cancer patients are using mouse 'avatars' to test drugs: apne.ws/1uI4f04 @MMarchioneAP

Dec 12, 2014

RT @noahWG: The National Children's Study, an ambitious NIH plan to follow 100,000 children from birth to age 21, has been killed news.sciencemag.org/funding/2014/1…



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