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VIDEO: Toxicities related to immune therapies ‘unpredictable’ but ‘manageable’

June 23, 2016

James P. Allison, PhD, chair of the department of immunology and executive director of the immunotherapy platform at MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, discusses toxicities related to immune-based strategies to treat cancer.

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VIDEO: Merge of immunotherapy, genomics lead to personalized treatment

June 23, 2016
CHICAGO — Candace Johnson, PhD, president and CEO of Roswell Park Cancer Institute, discusses how research in immunotherapy and genomics can lead to tailored…
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VIDEO: Diabetes, obesity associated with chemotherapy-induced neuropathy

June 22, 2016
CHICAGO — Dawn L. Hershman, MD, MS, associate professor of medicine at Columbia University Medical Center, reviews study results that identified comorbidities and…

White Out Cancer Day increases awareness of cancer immunotherapy

June 17, 2016
Employees of SLACK Incorporated — publisher of HemOnc Today — wore white today in support of White Out Cancer Day. The Cancer Research Institute started the…
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The Patient with Severe Leukocytosis

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Currently five tyrosine kinase inhibitors are available for use in patients with chronic myeloid leukemia (CML)…
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VIDEO: Diabetes, obesity associated with chemotherapy-induced neuropathy

June 22, 2016
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2016 ASCO Annual Meeting

2016 ASCO Annual Meeting

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The Patient with Multiple Ecchymoses

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Glanzmann’s thrombasthenia is a rare, inherited bleeding disorder that results from a mutation in αIIbß3, an integrin…
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VIDEO: Toxicities related to immune therapies ‘unpredictable’ but ‘manageable’

June 23, 2016
James P. Allison, PhD, chair of the department of immunology and executive director of the immunotherapy platform at MD Anderson Cancer Center in…

Meeting News CoverageVideo

VIDEO: Merge of immunotherapy, genomics lead to personalized treatment

June 23, 2016
CHICAGO — Candace Johnson, PhD, president and CEO of Roswell Park Cancer Institute, discusses how research in immunotherapy and genomics can…

Meeting News CoverageVideo

VIDEO: Diabetes, obesity associated with chemotherapy-induced neuropathy

June 22, 2016
CHICAGO — Dawn L. Hershman, MD, MS, associate professor of medicine at Columbia University Medical Center, reviews study results that…

White Out Cancer Day increases awareness of cancer immunotherapy

June 17, 2016
Employees of SLACK Incorporated — publisher of HemOnc Today — wore white today in support of White Out Cancer Day. The Cancer Research…

In the Journals

Chemoradiotherapy improves OS in unresected glioblastoma multiforme

June 17, 2016
Combined chemotherapy and radiation significantly improved OS over radiation alone in patients with glioblastoma multiforme who underwent biopsy…

In the Journals

More extensive resection improves survival for patients with glioblastoma multiforme

June 16, 2016
Gross total resection appeared to improve OS and PFS compared with subtotal resection in adults with glioblastoma multiforme, according to the…

In the Journals

Incidence of brain metastases from lung cancer varies by sex, age

June 16, 2016
The incidence of brain metastases among patients with nonmetastatic lung cancer varies according to patient characteristics such as age, sex and…

In the Journals

Coffee no longer classified as a carcinogen

June 15, 2016
Coffee no longer should be classified as carcinogenic to humans, according to a working group from WHO’s International Agency for Research on…

Seven important updates from the ASCO Annual Meeting

June 10, 2016
This year’s ASCO Annual Meeting featured the theme “Collective wisdom: The future of patient-centered care and research.” HemOnc

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Longer anticoagulation therapy may reduce VTE recurrence in patients with cancer

June 8, 2016
CHICAGO — Extending anticoagulation beyond 3 months reduced risk for recurrent clots in patients with cancer, according to results presented at…

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