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VIDEO: New approaches demonstrate potential to exploit immune system to treat cancer

April 30, 2016

NEW ORLEANS — Kunle Odunsi, MD, PhD, FRCOG, FACOG, deputy director of Roswell Park Cancer Institute and executive director of the institute’s Center for Immunotherapy, spoke to HemOnc Today at the American Association for Cancer Research Annual Meeting about advances in the use of immunotherapy for cancer treatment.

NCI grant to fund AML research at City of Hope

April 29, 2016
The NCI awarded a $2.3 million grant to a research team at City of Hope led by Steven T. Rosen, MD, the institution’s provost and chief scientific officer.The…
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Increased frequency of unknown primary SCC linked to HPV–positive disease

April 29, 2016
HPV–positive unknown primary squamous cell carcinoma (UPSCC) appeared to be most prevalent among younger men, results showed.
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ACP: Physicians can help tackle public health threat of climate change

April 29, 2016
Climate change poses a significant threat to public health and needs to be addressed by drastic actions in part by physicians and the health care community, according to…
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VIDEO: Genomic assays have role in determining need for adjuvant chemotherapy

April 29, 2016
The use of genomic assays for determining which patients with breast cancer require adjuvant chemotherapy has been “a matter of some debate for at least a…
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The Patient with Castration-resistant Prostate Cancer

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Castration-resistant prostate cancer (CRPC) is a heterogeneous condition that encompasses a continuum of disease…
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VIDEO: Genomic assays have role in determining need for adjuvant chemotherapy

April 29, 2016
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Optimizing the Use of Targeted Therapy in Advanced Melanoma: Where We Are and Where We Are Going

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Genentech.

Melanoma is the deadliest form of skin cancer. Historically, treatment options have been limited for patients with…
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