Gastrointestinal Cancer

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Drug combination shows promise in rare GI cancers

November 16, 2018
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Adolescent obesity linked to increased risk for pancreatic cancer

November 15, 2018
Obesity during adolescence appeared associated with a fourfold increased risk for pancreatic cancer later in life, according to an analysis of 1.7 million Israeli Jewish…

Pembrolizumab extends OS in PD-L1-expressing esophageal cancers

November 14, 2018
A randomized phase 3 trial designed to compare pembrolizumab with chemotherapy as second-line treatment of advanced or metastatic esophageal or esophagogastric junction…
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CheckMate-040: Opdivo may present an option for Child-Pugh B HCC

November 13, 2018
SAN FRANCISCO — Patients with advanced hepatocellular carcinoma with Child-Pugh B status experienced encouraging efficacy and safety outcomes after treatment with…
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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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Exact Sciences expands noninvasive cancer testing in the GI space

June 11, 2018
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Resource Centers
At Issue: Colorectal Cancer Resource Center

At Issue: Colorectal Cancer Resource Center


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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