Oncology and Hematology News and Journal Articles
New data indicates that the order in which people acquired certain somatic mutations influenced several clinical features of myeloproliferative neoplasms.
Multiple myeloma patients had better overall survival if they had prior knowledge of having monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance.
The FDA has approved nivolumab (Opdivo) for the treatment of metastatic squamous non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) in patients who have progressed on a platinum-based chemotherapy.
While chatting with a patient of mine this week, I suddenly realized I had forgotten how long it had been since she was diagnosed. Time moves strangely in the world of cancer, too slow to comfort us, too fast in spiriting us away.
Researchers have shown that reprogramming T cells to target glioblastoma in mice resulted in control of these tumors.
The risk of early, sudden-onset menopause in women treated for early-stage breast cancer can be reduced with goserelin, a gonadotropin-releasing hormone agonist.
A retrospective analysis suggested that a declining proportion of patients with lung cancer would meet the criteria for undergoing low-dose CT screening.
Researchers have identified patient factors linked with the discontinuation of ibrutinib therapy for reasons other than disease progression.
In this video we discuss two poster presentations on childhood development and behavior after in utero exposure to chemotherapy for maternal cancer in pregnancy.
In this video from MBCC we discuss a poster presentation on genomic and protein alterations in 126 triple-negative metaplastic breast cancers.
In this video from the 2014 ASH Meeting, Dr. Grupp discusses data from a trial using CAR T-cell therapy in children and young adults with relapsed, treatment-resistant ALL.
In this video from the 2014 ASH Annual Meeting, Dr. Röllig discusses the results of the SORAML trial that tested sorafenib in patients with acute myeloid leukemia.
This slide show includes some of the top highlights from the 2015 ASCO Genitourinary Cancers Symposium, including a study that examined the risk of aggressive prostate cancer in testicular cancer survivors and more.
This slide show highlights recent studies that examined coffee consumption as it relates to cancer risk, including melanoma, breast and liver cancers, and more.
This series of cartoons features 10 tips to improve the chance of having successful doctor-patient relationships and avoid hating each other.
This slide show features pathology slides of various aids-related tumors, including Kaposi sarcoma involving a number sites, as well as lymphoma and squamous cell carcinoma.