Master Doctor Search: Hematology Oncology
New transport system delivers large protein-based drugs into cancer cells
The ability of antibodies to recognize specific cancer cells is used in oncology to specifically target those cells with small active agents.
2 hours ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Certain women with BRCA variants may face '10-year shortening of reproductive life period'
Women with germline BRCA mutations have lower levels of anti-Müllerian hormone than women without these mutations, according to results of a meta-analysis published in Journal...
10 hours ago - Healio
FDA OKs Upfront Pembro for Advanced HER2+ Gastric Cancer
The accelerated approval is for first-line use in combination with other agents for locally advanced unresectable or metastatic HER2-positive gastric or gastroesophageal...
12 hours ago - Medscape - 2 articles
Preliminary data show survival benefit of morning temozolomide for glioblastoma
Morning administration of temozolomide appeared associated with longer OS compared with evening administration among patients with newly diagnosed glioblastoma, according to...
14 hours ago - Healio
Pediatric Cancer Survivors at Risk for Opioid Misuse
Survivors of childhood cancers are at increased risk for prescription opioid misuse compared with their peers, a review of a claims database revealed. Medscape Medical News
16 hours ago - Medscape - 3 articles
Breast Cancer Survivors Have Specific Gynecological Needs
Sexual dysfunction is a common problem among breast cancer survivors, but it's also an issue inadequately addressed by either ob/gyns or oncologists, experts report. Medscape...
17 hours ago - Medscape - 3 articles
COVID Impact on Breast Cancer: Upfront Endocrine Rx Increased
The COVID-19 pandemic stopped and delayed many surgeries: for patients with ER+ breast cancer, this led to a significant increase in neoadjuvant endocrine therapy. Medscape...
19 hours ago - Medscape - 3 articles
Top in hem/onc: Checkpoint inhibitor indications, loneliness of childhood cancer survivors
Last week, an FDA panel voted against maintaining a gastric cancer indication for pembrolizumab and a hepatocellular carcinoma indication for nivolumab. It was the top story in...
21 hours ago - Healio
The Power of Independent Data Monitoring Committees Is Diminishing
Dr Kathy Miller sees the power of IDMCs eroding, and warns that this will lead to a loss of confidence in the safety and reliability of new treatments. Medscape Oncology
1 day ago - Medscape
Society presents awards for excellence in oncology nursing
The Oncology Nursing Society presented excellence awards to four individuals in recognition of their contributions to the field of oncology nursing. Jennifer Fox, RN, MSN, OCN...
1 day ago - Healio
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Safety fear for Afghan villagers raised in Ben Roberts-Smith case
Four villagers who allege Ben Roberts-Smith was involved in the unlawful death of an Afghan farmer faced the risk of violent repercussions from the Taliban if details about...
Albanese rebuffed: Supreme Court judge blocks Labor preselections amid...
The judgment will extend the jostling for the new seat of Hawke in Melbourne's north-west, where three candidates put their hands up to be preselected on Friday.
Maldives leader: Blast that hurt Nasheed attacked democracy
Local media suggested a home-made explosive device was planted on a motorcycle parked near his car. Australian police will help the investigation.
Report on Victoria's hotel quarantine failure reveals a culture of cover-up
Today on Please Explain, Tory Maguire and The Age's state political editor Annika Smethurst speak about the leaked report on Victoria's hotel quarantine failures.
Going for gold: RBA urges government to go faster, higher, stronger
Ahead of the federal budget, the Reserve Bank has urged the federal government to adopt the Olympic motto of citius, altius, fortius.
The surprising $20b boost to the budget as China stockpiles iron ore
Iron ore hit a record $US200 a tonne on Friday as concerns about Beijing's dispute with Canberra prompts China's importers to store up the critical resource.
It takes two to turn an ordinal indicator into something special
A spot of daydreaming at a birthday party sparked an interesting question about a boring problem.
At Clunes it's country versus town and everyone against Covid
Clunes' annual festival returned but with some significant differences.
Burn, baby, burn: 2021's most extraordinary film tosses rule book on the fire
Chilean director Pablo Larrain isn't interested in happy endings and works very hard on mystery.
The stories behind the people who wielded the red pencils
Australian publishing has had its fair share of charismatic editors, as Craig Munro reveals in Literary Lion Tamers.