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Association of Community Cancer Centers announces award recipients

  <b>Association of Community Cancer Centers announces award recipients</b>
August 30, 2019
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Cancer screening rates ‘unexpectedly high’ among adults aged 85 years and older

August 7, 2019
Individuals aged 85 years and older underwent cancer screening at “unexpectedly high” rates even though it is generally not recommended for this age group…
In the Journals

HIV infection worsens cancer outcomes among elderly

August 1, 2019
Elderly patients with HIV and cancer appeared to have worse clinical outcomes than patients without HIV, according to results of a retrospective study published in JAMA
In the Journals

Targeted therapies linked to modest survival benefit for elderly patients with renal cell carcinoma

July 2, 2019
Targeted therapies appeared associated with modest improvements in OS compared with nontargeted therapies among elderly patients with metastatic renal cell carcinoma…
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2019 Texas Oncology Clinical Educational Symposium

This activity is supported by educational grants from AbbVie, Inc.; Celgene Corporation; Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation; Pharmacyclics LLC, an AbbVie Company and Janssen Biotech, Inc.; Takeda Oncology; and Verastem, Inc..

Clinical outcomes for advanced cancers continue to improve through the identification as well as the development of…
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VIDEO: New approaches demonstrate potential to exploit immune system to treat cancer

April 30, 2016
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