Gastrointestinal Cancer

Effect of Lifestyle Factors and Garlic Supplementation on Gastric Cancer Incidence
July 20, 2020

This study found that smoking was associated with an increased risk of gastric cancer incidence and mortality, while not drinking was correlated with a stronger beneficial effect of garlic supplementation on gastric cancer prevention.

Phase 2 Trial Shows Promise for Regorafenib in Pretreated Biliary Tract Cancer
July 19, 2020

In this multi-institutional study, regorafenib demonstrated modest clinical efficacy in heavily pretreated patients with biliary tract cancer.

Xin Wei Wang, PhD, on New Blood Test Able to Identify Those Likely to Develop HCC
July 14, 2020

The co-leader of the NCI Center for Cancer Research Liver Cancer Program discussed the clinical utility of the blood test and how it could potentially change liver cancer diagnoses moving forward.