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Medical World News® Inside the Practice: CancerNetwork® and Albert H. Kim, MD, PhD, on Treating Brain Tumor Malignancies at the Siteman Cancer Center
May 28, 2021

CancerNetwork® spoke with Albert H. Kim, MD, PhD, about a new Brain Tumor Center at Siteman, for which he is the inaugural director.

Clinical Benefit Observed With Dabrafenib Plus Trametinib Combo for Glioma Subtypes
April 15, 2021

A durable clinical benefit was seen from the dual inhibition of the MAPK pathway using BRAF and MEK inhibitors dabrafenib and trametinib, respectively, to treat patients with BRAF V600E mutant low- and high-grade glioma.

Pathogenic Germline Variants Correlate With Worse Survival Outcomes in Neuroblastoma
April 11, 2021

Germline variants in cancer predisposition genes were associated with worse event-free and overall survival in patients with neuroblastoma.