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VIDEO: Adam Brufsky, MD, PhD, discusses results of MONARCH-2, PALOMA-1 trials

June 23, 2017

Adam M. Brufsky, MD, PhD, professor of medicine and co-director of the Comprehensive Breast Cancer Center at the University of Pittsburgh, discusses the results of the MONARCH-2 and PALOMA-1 trials that were presented at the ASCO Annual Meeting.

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Additional screening improves detection of new breast cancers following surgery

June 22, 2017
The addition of MRI or ultrasonography to annual mammography screening improved the detection of…
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Point of care screening model outperforms conventional breast cancer screening methods

June 22, 2017
PHILADELPHIA — Health care providers who followed a point of care integrated breast cancer screening model referred more patients, and had more patients get…
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FDA advisory committee expresses support for three therapies

HemOnc Today, June 25, 2017
An FDA advisory panel expressed support for three oncology and hematology drug products during a May 24-25 session. The Oncologic Drugs Advisory Committee (ODAC)…
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VIDEO: Adam Brufsky, MD, PhD, discusses results of MONARCH-2, PALOMA-1 trials

June 23, 2017
Adam M. Brufsky, MD, PhD, professor of medicine and co-director of the Comprehensive Breast Cancer Center at the University of Pittsburgh, discusses…

In the Journals Plus

Additional screening improves detection of new breast cancers following surgery

June 22, 2017
The addition of MRI or ultrasonography to annual mammography…

Meeting News

Point of care screening model outperforms conventional breast cancer screening methods

June 22, 2017
PHILADELPHIA — Health care providers who followed a point of care integrated breast cancer screening model referred more patients, and had more…

FDA News

FDA advisory committee expresses support for three therapies

HemOnc Today, June 25, 2017
An FDA advisory panel expressed support for three oncology and hematology drug products during a May 24-25 session. The Oncologic Drugs Advisory…

In the Journals Plus

Researchers define cancer risk in BRCA1/BRCA2 carriers

June 20, 2017
Women with BRCA1 mutations were more likely to develop breast cancer, ovarian cancer and contralateral breast cancer, and at earlier ages, than with…

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Low-dose aspirin may reduce breast cancer risk

June 19, 2017
Women with type 2 diabetes who are taking low-dose aspirin had a lower occurrence of breast cancer than those not taking aspirin, according to…

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VIDEO: Guidelines provide ‘impactful’ strategy for optimizing breast cancer surgery

June 19, 2017
A “very interesting abstract” presented at the ASCO Annual Meeting shows an increase in lumpectomies and a decrease in mastectomies…

Geneticist to lead Vanderbilt cancer center’s health disparities program

June 19, 2017
Tuya Pal, MD, has been appointed associate director of cancer health disparities at Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center. Pal, a clinical geneticist…

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VIDEO: Results from MONALEESA-2 represent ‘exciting update’ for metastatic breast cancer

June 18, 2017
The phase 3 MONALEESA-2 trial was “a very interesting study,” according to Jane Meisel, MD, a medical oncologist at the Winship Cancer…

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VIDEO: Study provides ‘eagerly awaited’ data on PARP inhibitors

June 17, 2017
The PARP inhibitor talazoparib demonstrated activity in patients with germline BRCA mutations, according to results presented at the ASCO Annual…

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