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Latest American Society of Clinical Oncology Stories

2013-06-03 23:15:02

A less invasive technique called sentinel node resection is as safe and effective as traditional surgery of removing all lymph nodes from the underarm area for women with breast cancer, according

2013-06-03 12:30:21

The kidney and liver cancer drug sorafenib holds metastatic thyroid cancer at bay for nearly twice as long as a placebo.

2013-06-03 10:48:37

Results of a randomized phase III clinical trial conducted by the Radiation Therapy Oncology Group (RTOG) determined that adding bevacizumab to initial treatment for glioblastoma (GBM) did not improve patient overall survival or progression-free survival.

2013-06-02 23:17:39

The Pancreas Cancer Research Team (PCRT) is the world’s only program dedicated to rapidly translating research discoveries into new treatments and supportive care for patients with pancreas


Word of the Day
fleuron
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]