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Pass It On: July is National Sarcoma Awareness Month

Sarcomas are a group of cancers that develop in bone or soft tissues. Soft tissue sarcoma (STS) can develop in the tissues of fat cells, [...]


Tecentriq™ Plus Abraxane® Effective Combo in Difficult to Treat Breast Cancer

The combination of the immune stimulating agent Tecentriq™ (atezolizumab), plus the chemotherapy agent Abraxane® (nab-paclitaxel) is effective in providing anti-cancer responses among patients with advanced [...]


Shorter Radiation Course Confirmed as Option for Early-Stage Breast Cancer

Results of a recently published clinical study suggest that early-stage breast cancer patients treated with a shorter course of whole breast radiation with higher radiation [...]

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Novel Antibody Improves Survival in Advanced Stomach Cancer

The novel agent, IMAB362, which stimulates the immune system to attack a certain protein expressed by many stomach cancer cells, has demonstrated a significant improvement [...]

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Stent Placement Reduces Need for Stoma in Some Colorectal Cancers

The placement of a stent as initial emergency treatment for colon obstruction reduces the need for a stoma without adversely affecting outcomes for patients with [...]


CancerConnect Launches Online Community for Patients Diagnosed with Histiocytosis

Sun Valley ID & Austin TX– OMNI Health Media (OMNI) announces the launch of a new online community on CancerConnect for adults affected by histiocytosis. [...]

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Blincyto® Improves Survival in Type of Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia

The immunotherapeutic agent, Blincyto (blinatumomab), improves survival compared to standard therapy among patients with B-cell precursor, Philadelphia chromosome-negative (Ph-) acute lymphoblastic leukemia (BCP-ALL) that has [...]


Have Questions about Cancer Nutrition? Read This

CancerConnect and the Cancer Center at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Present: Ask the Expert with Oncology Nutrition Specialists CancerConnect in collaboration with the Cancer [...]

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Directly Involving Patients Drives Participation in Metastatic Breast Cancer Study

A clinical study to accelerate research in metastatic breast cancer has rapidly enrolled participants through direct collaboration with patients. These results were recently presented at [...]


Jakafi Superior to Standard Treatment in Polycythemia Vera

Treatment with Jakafi® (ruxolitinib) was superior to best available treatment among patients with inadequately controlled polycythemia vera (PV). These results were recently presented at the [...]

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