• Scientists believe they could DOUBLE survival time for pediatric brain cancer

    2 monthes ago - By Daily Mail

    A new study from Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center has found that blocking a gene that helps glioblastoma grow and spread may increase survival time.
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  • VIDEO: Timely biomarker work-up helps ensure optimal lung cancer treatment

    VIDEO: Timely biomarker work-up helps ensure optimal lung cancer treatment

    2 monthes ago - By Healio

    NEW YORK - This year's HemOnc Today New York meeting kicked off with a session dedicated to treatment advances and challenges in lung cancer.
    Precision medicine approaches have dramatically altered treatment approaches and improved outcomes for patients, according to program co-chair Edward S. Kim, MD, FACP, chair of solid tumor oncology and investigational therapeutics at Levine Cancer Institute at Atrium Health.
    Kim and other presenters in the lung cancer session discussed the value of biomarkers and driver mutations. They also emphasized the importance of early work-up to inform
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