Head & Neck Cancer

Black Non-Hispanic Patients Receive Worse Head and Neck Cancer Prognosis
October 21, 2020

Researchers found that Black non-Hispanic patients with head and neck cancer present with later stage at diagnosis and receive less treatment following their diagnosis compared to patients in all other racial and ethnic groups.

Predicting Tumor Response Using Combo of Peritumoral Radiomics Features Appears Effective
October 04, 2020

A combination of peritumoral radiomics features appeared to improve the predictive performance of intratumoral radiomics to estimate pathological complete response after neoadjuvant chemoradiation in patients with esophageal squamous cell carcinoma.

Xevinapant Plus CRT Improves Survival in Locally Advanced Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Head and Neck
September 19, 2020

The first-in-class inhibitor of apoptosis protein (IAP) antagonist significantly improved overall survival in patients with LA-SCCHN.