ESMO 2012 News

Welcome to ESMO 2012 news. Here you will find a selection of articles that appeared in the ESMO 2012 newspaper, Congress Daily, which was distributed to attendees of the ESMO congress in Vienna.

Complete copies of the four newspapers are available for download as PDF files


Date Title Topic
01 Oct 2012 Continuation of bevacizumab beyond progression improves outcome in patients with metastatic colorectal cancer Gastrointestinal cancers
01 Oct 2012 Successes and failures: Do targeted therapies live up to their promise? Anticancer agents & Biologic therapy
01 Oct 2012 A step forward in personalised medicine in breast cancer Breast cancer
01 Oct 2012 How to hunt for a primary tumour site Personalised medicine
01 Oct 2012 New weapons in the fight against cancer
30 Sep 2012 Patient rights and obligations Bioethics, legal and economic issues
30 Sep 2012 Imaging biomarkers in the era of targeted therapies Diagnosis, Imaging and Staging
30 Sep 2012 Novel hypoxia drug shows promise in pancreatic cancer Gastrointestinal cancers
30 Sep 2012 Let’s get personal about cancer Head and neck cancers
30 Sep 2012 Survey reveals ‘global pandemic’ of untreated cancer pain Personalised medicine - Palliative and supportive care
30 Sep 2012 ARADES: A first-in-man study of ODM-201 Genitourinary cancers
30 Sep 2012 EXPAND study shows no benefit from adding cetuximab to the first-line chemotherapy in advanced gastric cancer Gastrointestinal cancers
30 Sep 2012 Case for including patients with brain metastases in clinical trials Head and neck cancers
30 Sep 2012 Analysis of NeoALTTO trial data: Too few women being offered breast-conserving treatment Breast cancer
30 Sep 2012 Lurbinectedin shows activity in patients with platinum-resistant/refractory ovarian cancer Gynaecologic malignancies