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
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 Family cancer histories prove challenging Personalised medicine
29 Sep 2012 New ‘first-in-man’ data to be presented at ESMO Basic science
29 Sep 2012 Four ongoing, early stage trials evaluate novel agents in NSCLC patients with ALK-positive and EGFR mutated tumours Lung and other thoracic tumours
29 Sep 2012 Combining S-1 and docetaxel improves survival in advanced gastric cancer Gastrointestinal cancers
29 Sep 2012 Friedrich Schuhmacher top marks in last year's ESMO exam! Basic science
29 Sep 2012 Young Oncologists: Master Class in Trial Design Basic science
29 Sep 2012 Clever drugs for clever cancers Gastrointestinal cancers - Anticancer agents & Biologic therapy
29 Sep 2012 Phase III MISSION trial of sorafenib monotherapy in heavily pretreated patients with non-small cell lung cancer Lung and other thoracic tumours
29 Sep 2012 Promising new data from trials aimed to delay resistance to BRAF inhibitors Melanoma and other skin tumours
29 Sep 2012 COG study: Addressing the need for second-line treatments in oesophageal cancer Head and neck cancers
29 Sep 2012 ESMO 2012 Opening Ceremony Highlights Personalised medicine - Palliative and supportive care - Pathology/Molecular biology - Translational research - Basic science - Anticancer agents & Biologic therapy