Latest Cancer: Misc. news

COVID-19 Pandemic Slowing Cancer Research

Nearly half of cancer research has been stopped due to the COVID-19 pandemic, according to the results of a survey of American Cancer Society grantees.

IBD Not Tied to Female Genital Tract Malignancies

Inflammatory bowel disease patients do not have a higher risk for female genital tract malignancies, according to a study recently published in Digestive and Liver Disease.

American Association for Cancer Research, April 27-28

The American Association for Cancer Research Annual Meeting 2020 The annual meeting of the American Association for Cancer Research was held virtually this year from April 27 to 28 and […]

PFS Prolonged With Continuous Dabrafenib, Trametinib in Melanoma

For patients with advanced BRAFV600E/K melanoma, continuous treatment with dabrafenib and trametinib improves progression-free survival versus intermittent treatment, but overall survival is no different between the groups, according to a study published at the virtual annual meeting of the American Association for Cancer Research.