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Lurbinectedin shows activity in pretreated Ewing sarcoma

November 12, 2017
WAILEA, Hawaii — Single-agent lurbinectedin induced partial responses among patients with advanced Ewing sarcoma, according to results of…
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Surgical margins predict survival in primary pleomorphic liposarcoma

November 11, 2017
WAILEA, Hawaii — Negative surgical margins correlated with improved long-term survival among patients with primary pleomorphic liposarcoma…
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AIM regimen extends PFS, OS in soft tissue sarcoma

November 11, 2017
WAILEA, Hawaii — The combination of doxorubicin, ifosfamide and mesna significantly improved outcomes among patients with advanced soft tissue…
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TAS-115 shows preliminary antitumor activity for osteosarcoma

November 11, 2017
WAILEA, Hawaii — TAS-115 induced stable disease among patients with osteosarcoma and rare soft tissue sarcoma subtypes, according to results…
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Novel therapy shows encouraging disease control for gastrointestinal stromal tumors

November 11, 2017
WAILEA, Hawaii — DCC-2618 induced disease control, objective responses and prolonged stable disease among pretreated patients with…
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Rh-Endostatin in perioperative period improves osteosarcoma outcomes

November 10, 2017
WAILEA, Hawaii — Perioperative administration of Rh-Endostatin with traditional chemotherapy improved outcomes for patients with stage IIB…
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Cediranib active in alveolar soft part sarcoma

November 10, 2017
WAILEA, Hawaii — A randomized phase 2 trial designed to assess the effect of cediranib for patients with alveolar soft part sarcoma met its…
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Surveillance feasible for patients with desmoid tumors

November 10, 2017
WAILEA, Hawaii — Most patients with desmoid tumors safely underwent surveillance only, although pain or tumor growth necessitated treatment for…
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Larotrectinib enables children with sarcoma to proceed to surgery

November 10, 2017
WAILEA, Hawaii — Neoadjuvant larotrectinib enabled children with NTRK-fusion advanced sarcomas to proceed to surgery without increasing the…
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Surgical margin should guide adjuvant radiation use for osteosarcomas of head and neck

November 10, 2017
WAILEA, Hawaii — Surgical margin status is the only key factor that should guide decisions about adjuvant radiation therapy for patients with…