September 2019

INVICTUS trial: positive results for patients with GIST

Ripretinib as fourth-line therapy showed to improve progression-free survival in patients with advanced gastrointestinal stromal tumours (GIST) in the phase III INVICTUS trial presented today. According to Heikki Joensuu, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland,…

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‘A train to ESMO’ for the climate

Achieving a sustainable cancer care in a sustainable world. This is the idea that moved Dr Joakim Crona from the University Hospital Uppsala Akademiska Sjukhuset, Sweden, to run an initiative – ‘A train to ESMO’…

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Understanding the genetics of cancer in adolescents

As genetic analysis becomes cheaper and more widely available, oncologists are getting close to an era where tumour—somatic—and germline testing will form a greater component of the management of adolescents and young adults (AYA) with…

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