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Ten takeaways from the AACR Annual Meeting

April 24, 2018
In the Journals

Alcohol linked to potentially harmful changes in oral microbiome

April 24, 2018
Alcohol consumption correlated with significant changes to the oral microbiome that have been previously linked to alcohol-related diseases like periodontal disease, GI…
In the Journals

Sigmoidoscopy screening reduces colorectal cancer incidence, mortality in men

April 23, 2018
A one-time sigmoidoscopy screening reduced colorectal cancer incidence and mortality in men, though little or no effect was observed in women, according to a Norwegian…

UT Southwestern appoints chair of surgery department

April 21, 2018
Herbert J. Zeh, III, has been chosen as the next chair of the department of surgery at UT Southwestern. Zeh, recognized for his expertise in pancreatic cancer and other…
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Improving Colorectal Cancer Prevention: Latest Advances to Improve Adenoma Detection Rates

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Aries Pharmaceuticals Inc.

Colorectal cancer (CRC) is the third most common type of cancer worldwide and second deadliest form of cancer in the…
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VIDEO: Atezolizumab, cobimetinib in combination demonstrate activity in colon cancer

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American Association for Cancer Research Annual Meeting

American Association for Cancer Research Annual Meeting

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Checkpoint Inhibitors in Gastrointestinal Tumors: The Latest Evidence on Safety, Efficacy, and Biomarkers

This educational activity is supported by an independent medical educational grant from Merck & Co., Inc.

The genomes of cancers deficient in mismatch repair (MMR) contain extremely high numbers of somatic mutations. Analysis…
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