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  • SGO, ASCO Issue New Guidelines for Ovarian Cancer Treatment 08-22-2016...

    A new joint clinical practice guideline from the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the Society of Gynecologic Oncology (SGO) states that neoadjuvant chemotherapy (NACT) is the optimal first-line [...]

  • Pancreatic Cancer Cells Find Unique Fuel Sources to Keep from Starving 08-17-2016...

    Pancreatic cancer cells avert starvation in dense tumors by ordering nearby support cells to supply them with an alternative source of nutrition. This is the finding of a study in [...]

  • Opdivo┬« Highly Effective for Some Patients with Lymphomas 08-16-2016...

    The immunotherapeutic agent, Opdivo® (nivolumab), appears to provide long-lasting anti-cancer activity among some patients who have received extensive prior therapy for both B- and T-cell lymphomas. These results were recently [...]

  • Midlife PSA Levels Correlate to Risk of Future Lethal Prostate Cancer 08-15-2016...

    A baseline prostate-specific antigen (PSA) level among men at midlife appears to be highly correlated with the risk of developing lethal prostate cancer within their lifetimes. These results were recently [...]