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Second-line chemotherapy regimen improves OS in biliary tract cancer

July 30, 2019
CHICAGO —Modified FOLFOX chemotherapy plus active symptom control improved OS compared with active symptom control alone among patients with…
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Ramucirumab, FOLFIRI combination shows promise in gastroesophageal adenocarcinoma

July 28, 2019
CHICAGO — An interim analysis of data from the phase 2 RAMIRIS trial suggests that a combination regimen of FOLFIRI plus ramucirumab is a…
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FOxTROT trial supports use of neoadjuvant chemotherapy for operable colon cancer

July 27, 2019
CHICAGO — Administering chemotherapy 6 weeks before surgery for colon cancer was safe and reduced postoperative morbidity without adding to the…
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Pazopanib effective against progressive carcinoid tumors

July 25, 2019
CHICAGO — Pazopanib was associated with a significant improvement in PFS compared with placebo in patients with progressive carcinoid tumors…
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Guest Commentary: Frontline pembrolizumab noninferior to chemotherapy in certain GI cancers

June 29, 2019
In this Guest Commentary, Diana L. Hanna, MD, assistant professor of clinical medicine at the University of Southern
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Guest Commentary: ‘Intriguing’ ASCO data highlights new excitement in colorectal cancer

June 27, 2019
In this Guest Commentary, HemOnc Today Next Gen Innovator Van Morris, MD, medical oncologist in the department of gastrointestinal medical
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VIDEO: Expert highlights research in GI cancer at ASCO

June 14, 2019
CHICAGO — HemOnc Today Next Gen Innovator Michael S. Lee, MD, assistant professor of medicine at the University of North Carolina, Chapel…
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Ramucirumab well tolerated in sorafenib-intolerant HCC patients

June 13, 2019
CHICAGO — Ramucirumab was well tolerated and associated with low rates of discontinuation among patients with advanced hepatocellular carcinoma…
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VIDEO: Trial examines PARP inhibitor, checkpoint blockade in advanced pancreatic cancer

June 12, 2019
CHICAGO — At the ASCO Annual Meeting, HemOnc Today Next Gen Innovator Kim Reiss Binder, MD, assistant professor of medicine at the Hospital of…
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VIDEO: Laparoscopic vs. open surgery results in similar outcomes for colorectal metastases

June 10, 2019
CHICAGO — Laparoscopic surgery was associated with similar OS and RFS rates compared with open-resection surgery in patients with colorectal…