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Date Title Topic
25 May 2018 New Institutions Join AACR Project GENIE Consortium Translational research
23 May 2018 No Evidence that FDA Breakthrough-Designated Anticancer Drugs Provide Improvements in Efficacy, Safety or Novelty Anticancer agents & Biologic therapy
24 May 2018 Phase III IMblaze370 Study Did Not Meet Its Primary Endpoint of Overall Survival Gastrointestinal cancers - Cancer Immunology and Immunotherapy - Anticancer agents & Biologic therapy
23 May 2018 NICE Issues Technology Appraisal Guidance for Atezolizumab for Treating Locally Advanced or Metastatic NSCLC After Chemotherapy Lung and other thoracic tumours - Cancer Immunology and Immunotherapy
22 May 2018 FDA Approves Retacrit as a Biosimilar to Epogen/Procrit Palliative and supportive care
18 May 2018 FDA Approves Daratumumab for Newly Diagnosed Patients with Multiple Myeloma who are Transplant Ineligible Haematologic malignancies - Anticancer agents & Biologic therapy
17 May 2018 Ivy Glioblastoma Atlas Central nervous system malignancies - Translational research
16 May 2018 A Second Series of Articles Published on Drug Safety in Oncology Practice Bioethics, legal and economic issues
15 May 2018 EMA Recommends a New Formulation and Extension of Indications for Dasatinib Haematologic malignancies - Anticancer agents & Biologic therapy
14 May 2018 FDA Grants Orphan Drug Designation for BN-Brachyury for the Treatment of Chordoma Sarcomas - Cancer Immunology and Immunotherapy
11 May 2018 Adolescent and Young Adults with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia Benefit from Treatment in a Paediatric Setting or NCI-Designated Cancer Centre Haematologic malignancies - Cancer in Special Situations
08 May 2018 EMA Recommends Extension of Indications for Ipilimumab Melanoma and other skin tumours - Cancer Immunology and Immunotherapy
09 May 2018 Patients with Advanced TNBC Benefit from Characterisation of BRCA1/2 Mutations to Inform Choices on Platinum-Based Chemotherapy Breast cancer - Personalised medicine - Anticancer agents & Biologic therapy
08 May 2018 FDA Expends Approval for CAR-T Therapy, Tisagenlecleucel Haematologic malignancies - Cancer Immunology and Immunotherapy
07 May 2018 FDA Approves Dabrafenib Plus Trametinib for Anaplastic Thyroid Cancer with BRAF V600E Mutation Endocrine and neuroendocrine tumours - Personalised medicine - Anticancer agents & Biologic therapy