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(ASCO in Action) July 23, 2020 - COVID-19 data collection efforts by the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) were featured in three separate abstracts during the Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Virtual Meeting: COVID-19 and...
(MSK/In the News) July 24, 2020 - At the 2020 AACR Virtual Meeting: COVID-19 and Cancer the overarching message echoed throughout the meeting was that cancer is not going away during the COVID- 19 pandemic.
(AACR/Cancer Research Catalyst) July 23, 2020 - In the global battle against the COVID-19 pandemic, cancer researchers are proving to be formidable forces.
(Syapse) July 22, 2020 - Syapse® today announced results based on real-world data that were highlighted at the AACR Virtual Meeting on COVID-19 and Cancer.
(MSK/In the News) July 17, 2020 - Physician-in-Chief Lisa M. DeAngelis joins healthcare experts during the AACR Virtual Meeting: COVID-19 and Cancer to discuss how to safely bring patients to the clinic so they can receive vital cancer...
(Regulatory Focus) June 24, 2020 - Generic cytotoxic cancer drugs are a cornerstone of cancer therapy, but their labels may not reflect current best evidence regarding safety and effectiveness. Progress on a pilot FDA effort to...
(Regulatory Focus) June 23, 2020 - Those who conduct clinical trials are missing a broad swath of the US population, with implications that not only reach into issues of equity and justice, but may also limit the generalizability of study...
(University Health Network [Canada]) June 22, 2020 - A simple but highly sensitive blood test has been found to accurately diagnose and classify different types of brain tumours, resulting in more accurate diagnosis, less invasive methods...
(AACR) June 23, 2020 - Lipophilic statins, a type of medication commonly prescribed to lower blood cholesterol, were associated with reduced mortality in patients with ovarian cancer, according to a study presented at AACR Virtual II.
(SWOG) June 22, 2020 - Black patients are better represented in taxpayer-funded clinical trials testing new cancer treatments compared to trials run by pharmaceutical companies – although black patients are not fully represented in...
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