NEWS OF THE 2019 ASCO ANNUAL MEETING: PART I

The American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting took place at the beginning of June in Chicago, USA. Alexey Rumyantsev, MD in the Department of Clinical Pharmacology and Chemotherapy of the N.N. Blokhin National Medical Research Center of Oncology, RakFond’s grantee, IDEA (International Development and Education Award) awardee and this year’s presenter at the ASCO meeting, has put together the main news of the meeting...

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American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Issues the 14th Annual Report on Progress Against Cancer

ASCO’s Clinical Cancer Advances 2019 highlights the most significant clinical research advances of the past year and identifies priority areas where research efforts should be focused to accelerate progress against cancer...

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2018 RESEARCH YEAR: ONCOLOGY NEWS

The area of oncology in 2018 was full of events and news, new studies results, some of them were practice-changing. Here we publish selected interesting news of this year...

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MOTIVATION AND ROLE OF CLINICAL TRIALS FOR AN ONCOLOGIST’S SUCCESSFUL CLINICAL PRACTICE

By Timur Mitin, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Radiation Medicine at Oregon Health and Science University, Medical Director of the Tuality/OHSU Cancer Center (Portland, USA).

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Cancer statistics: incidence and mortality

This September the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) issued the 2018 update of the GLOBOCAN – the online tool which contains data on incidence and mortality for 36 cancers in 185 countries...

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Annual Cancer Progress Report Issued by the American Association for Cancer Research

The American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) has released its annual Cancer Progress Report, which describes how research improves survival and quality of life for people around the world...

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