European Cancer Congress 2013: News

Keep up to speed with the latest developments and breaking news from ECC 2013.

Date Title Topic
28 Sep 2013 CLARINET Study in Metastatic Enteropancreatic NETs Published Today in the New England Journal of Medicine Endocrine cancers - Anticancer agents & Biologic therapy
01 Oct 2013 ESMO @ ECC 2013: Addition of Trebananib to Paclitaxel Significantly Increases Progression-free Survival in Women with Recurrent Epithelial Ovarian Cancer Gynaecologic malignancies
01 Oct 2013 ESMO @ ECC 2013: Primary Endpoint Unmet in a Phase III Trial of First-Line Treatment with Palifosfamide plus Doxorubicin in Patients with Metastatic Soft Tissue Sarcoma Sarcomas
01 Oct 2013 ESMO Press Release: More Research Urged to Compare and Validate Genomic Tests in Oncology - ESMO Press Commentary Personalised medicine
01 Oct 2013 ECC 2013 Press Release: Variations in Death Rates after Surgery for Oesophageal and Gastric Cancers Prompt European Initiative to Improve Patient Outcomes Gastrointestinal cancers
30 Sep 2013 ECC Press Release: The State of Oncology 2013 – New Report Draws Attention to Urgent Need to Tackle Disparities in Cancer Care Worldwide Bioethics, legal and economic issues
30 Sep 2013 ESMO @ ECC 2013: Cediranib Shows Benefit in Women with Relapsed, Platinum-Sensitive Ovarian Cancer (ICON6) Gynaecologic malignancies
30 Sep 2013 ESMO @ ECC 2013: No Benefit Seen from Adding Zalutumumab to Radiotherapy in Patients with Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Head and Neck Head and neck cancers
30 Sep 2013 ECC 2013 Press Release: Biological Therapy with Cediranib Improves Survival in Women with Recurrent Ovarian Cancer Gynaecologic malignancies - Anticancer agents & Biologic therapy
30 Sep 2013 ESMO @ ECC 2013: Targeted Treatment Options May Arise from Molecular Profiling of Patients with Cancers of Unknown Primary Site Carcinoma of unknown primary site
30 Sep 2013 ECC 2013 Press Release: New Research shows how Aspirin may act on Blood Platelets to Improve Survival in Colon Cancer Patients Cancer prevention - Gastrointestinal cancers
30 Sep 2013 ESMO Press Release: Only One in Five Female Oncologists Have a Leadership Position Bioethics, legal and economic issues
30 Sep 2013 ECC 2013 Press Release: First Estimate of Amount of Radiotherapy Dose Wasted in Compensating for Tumour Growth between Treatments Breast cancer
30 Sep 2013 ECC 2013 Press Release: Organised Screening for Prostate Cancer using the Prostate-Specific Antigen Test, Does more Harm than Good Cancer prevention - Genitourinary cancers
30 Sep 2013 ECC 2013 Press Release: New Trial Combining Anti-Cancer Drug and Radiotherapy may Result in a new Treatment for the most Aggressive Brain Tumour Central nervous system malignancies - Anticancer agents & Biologic therapy