ASTRO Annual Meeting

Healio.com brings you the highlights from the American Society for Radiation Oncology Annual Meeting. Refer back to this page often to read the latest news from ASTRO, see perspectives and interviews with leading researchers and clinicians, and review archives of past meetings.

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VIDEO: Time to MRD negativity predicted EFS in certain patients with ALL

January 14, 2016
ORLANDO, Fla. — Ryan D. Cassaday, MD, provides an overview of a study presented at the ASH Annual Meeting and Exposition in which he and…
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VIDEO: Eltrombopag increases hematologic response in severe aplastic anemia

January 13, 2016
ORLANDO, Fla. — Mrinal S. Patnaik, MBBS, offers perspective on a late-breaking abstract from the ASH Annual Meeting and Exposition that showed…
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VIDEO: Addition of elotuzumab to lenalidomide, dexamethasone safe, effective for myeloma

January 11, 2016
ORLANDO, Fla. — Paul G. Richardson, MD, offers insights into results of a study presented at the ASH Annual Meeting and Exposition that showed…
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VIDEO: Plenary abstract ‘very impactful’ for patients with FLT3-mutated AML

January 10, 2016
ORLANDO, Fla. — Ruben A. Mesa, MD, offers his reaction to a plenary abstract from the ASH Annual Meeting and Exposition that showed the…
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VIDEO: Studies demonstrate potential of CAR T-cell therapy in myeloma

January 9, 2016
ORLANDO, Fla. — Saad Z. Usmani, MD, highlights data presented at the ASH Annual Meeting and Exposition that demonstrate the potential of…
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VIDEO: Arsenic plus decitabine effective for MDS, AML

January 8, 2016
ORLANDO — Patricia Kropf, MD, discusses study results she presented at the ASH Annual Meeting and Exposition that showed the combination of…
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VIDEO: Midostaurin could fill ‘major unmet medical need’ in FLT3-mutated AML

January 8, 2016
ORLANDO, Fla. — Timothy Graubert, MD, reacts to study results presented during the plenary session at the ASH Annual Meeting and Exposition…
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VIDEO: Venetoclax represents ‘exciting advance’ in CLL

January 6, 2016
ORLANDO, Fla. — Steven T. Rosen, MD, provides insights into a study presented at ASH Annual Meeting and Exposition that showed venetoclax…
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VIDEO: Midostaurin could be ‘game changer’ in FLT3-mutated AML

January 5, 2016
ORLANDO, Fla. ― Hetty Carraway, MD, provides perspective on a plenary abstract from the ASH Annual Meeting and Exposition that showed the addition…
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VIDEO: ‘Tremendously exciting’ abstracts show potential of CAR T cells for lymphoma

January 4, 2016
ORLANDO, Fla. ― Marcela V. Maus, MD, PhD, reacts to two studies presented at the ASH Annual Meeting and Exposition that explored the use of chimeric…