ASCO recommends expanding clinical trials to include more older adults

A recent call to action from ASCO (American Society of Clinical Oncology) published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology recommends expanding clinical trials to include more older adults. Given that greater than 60% of cancers in [...]

By | 2015-07-22T15:56:35+00:00 July 23rd, 2015|Advocacy, Clinical Trials, News|

Clinical Registry Study Planned by ASCO

American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) is planning its first-ever clinical registry study, the Targeted Agent and Profiling Utilization Registry (TAPUR).  ASCO plans should increase patient access to off-label drugs and match patients with [...]

By | 2018-07-06T13:59:34+00:00 January 6th, 2015|Gleevec, News, Patient Support, Side Effects, Stivarga, Sutent|

Results from collaborative trial announced at ASCO

At the recent American Society of American Oncology Meeting (ASCO), Dr. George Demetri, Director of the Center for Sarcoma and Bone Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, presented results from a collaborative trial that indicates in [...]

By | 2014-06-12T17:00:28+00:00 June 13th, 2014|Clinical Trials, News|

Fertility preservation in young cancer patients promoted by ASCO

The American Society of Clinical Oncologists (ASCO) and Livestrong Foundation have launched a video on YouTube to promote discussion of fertility preservation in young cancer patients. Keep reading to learn more.

By | 2017-03-31T13:00:45+00:00 June 18th, 2013|News, Pediatric GIST|

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