A novel first-in-class antibody can significantly extend median survival when added to standard chemotherapy for patients with advanced gastric cancer.
Mark L. Fuerst
Postmenopausal women with early breast cancer benefit from extending AI therapy with letrozole from 5 to 10 years, and show no worsening of quality of life.
Understanding quality of life and the detrimental impact of disease progression is critical for long-term care and survival of patients with soft-tissue sarcoma.
An antibody-drug conjugate, rovalpituzumab tesirine, shows promising efficacy against recurrent small-cell lung cancer.
Warfarin is an acceptable alternative to low-molecular-weight heparin for patients with cancer-associated thrombosis, according to a new study.
Real-time classification can identify a previously unrecognized subset of high-risk patients with childhood B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia who have excellent chances for cure without further intensification of treatment.
A new study validates therapeutic guidelines that recommend anticoagulant dose reductions for thrombocytopenia in cancer patients.
Children with acute lymphocytic leukemia and their parents commonly over-report the amount of daily oral chemotherapy the child takes to treat the most common blood cancer in children.
Chimeric antigen receptor T cells can eradicate large burdens of multiple myeloma, according to a new study presented at ASH.
Genetic variants increase the risk of osteonecrosis in children under age 10 with acute lymphoblastic leukemia.