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ASCO 2018 HCC: The ASCO18 hepatocellular cancer track summarised

This year’s American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) annual meeting includes two Phase III studies in the second-line treatment of the disease. Moreover, data with several immune-checkpoint inhibitors were presented, including the KEYNOTE-224 with pembrolizumab. Welcome to the summary of the ASCO 2018 HCC track.

HPV Vaccination Should Be Part of Oncology Cost-Reduction Strategy

The impact of staggering increases in the cost of individual antineoplastic agents for patients and the overall healthcare system cannot be overstated, and there appears to be no realistic solution to the current dilemma that is acceptable to the parties involved in this ongoing debate.

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Expert Highlights Current Advancements and Questions in Breast Cancer Treatment

Kornelia Polyak, MD, PhD, discusses several exciting advancements in the field of breast cancer, including immunotherapy, PARP inhibitors, and liquid biopsies.

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FDA Grants Nivolumab/Ipilimumab Priority Review for MSI-H/dMMR Colorectal Cancer

The FDA has granted a priority review to a supplemental biologics license application for nivolumab plus ipilimumab for the treatment of adult patients with microsatellite instability-high or mismatch repair deficient metastatic colorectal cancer following progression on a fluoropyrimidine, oxaliplatin, and irinotecan.

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Substantial Genomic Heterogeneity Characterises TNBC Molecular Subtypes

An integrative multiomic analysis identifies several candidate targets

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What Are Liquid Biopsies and How Are They Used?

March 5, 2018

In this podcast, Professor Nick Turner, MD, talks about a joint review from ASCO and CAP that provides guidance on using liquid biopsies.

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ESMO Symposium on Signalling Pathways in Cancer 2018: Meeting Resources

Webcasts and presentations from can be accessed by ESMO members and event attendees