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April 28, 2021
The gut microbiome plays an important role in how patients may respond to cancer treatments, and researchers are learning more about ways to alter it to benefit treatment outcomes.
March 17, 2021
Genomic testing has allowed patients to receive more specific drugs that target mutations in their tumors.
February 21, 2019
Patients with pancreatic cancer face barriers to clinical trials as a standard of care.
February 19, 2019
A number of approved therapies can be used to treat pancreatic cancer, but many experts say that clinical trials offer patients greater hope.
August 03, 2018
Scientists have spent 35 years seeking ways to disable RAS, a gene that’s mutated in many cancer types. Now, they’re moving closer to solutions.
April 30, 2018
The combination of immunotherapy and chemotherapy, and more, is changing the landscape of the disease.
February 22, 2018
Two schools of thought exist about how to treat metastatic cancers of unidentified subtype, called carcinomas of unknown primary.
October 25, 2017
An immunotherapy finally gives doctors an approved weapon to fight Merkel cell carcinoma, a rare and still mysterious skin cancer.
September 22, 2017
THERE ARE THREE STAGES of treatment for acute promyelocytic leukemia: induction therapy, consolidation therapy and maintenance therapy.
September 18, 2017
Treatment advances mean high cure rate for patients with APL.
July 24, 2017
There are a number of treatment methods being explored to treat glioblastoma.
July 22, 2017
For many with glioblastoma, there’s no clear path after standard therapy, but scientists are exploring an array of new options.
July 17, 2017
An immunotherapy has become the first of its kind approved to treat Merkel cell carcinoma, a rare and still mysterious skin cancer.
April 05, 2017
"Neither feels guilty about surviving — although both have had plenty of reminders that they’re dealing with cancer — and both have found ways to continue enjoying life."
March 09, 2017
Hope is growing for patients who are living with CML.
October 17, 2016
Targeted drugs known as TKIs have improved the prognosis for patients with chronic myeloid leukemia.
March 14, 2016
Paring down treatment for Hodgkin lymphoma may reduce the risk of long-term side effects. Minimizing without hurting cure rates is the challenge.
January 06, 2016
A wide range of therapies are available to help cancer survivors through recovery, such as meditation, yoga, animal therapy, or art, theater or music therapy.
December 18, 2015
For survivors of cancer, screening intensively for recurrences may be less beneficial than simply striving for good overall health.
October 26, 2015
Amid debate about how much screening should be used to detect breast cancer, women at average risk should know the pros and cons.
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