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Cyramza Plus FOLFIRI Approved for Metastatic Colorectal Cancer

Cyramza Plus FOLFIRI Approved for Metastatic Colorectal Cancer

The FDA announced approval of CYRAMZA (ramucirumab) for use in combination with FOLFIRI for metastatic colorectal cancer.

POMALYST Meets Accelerated Approval Requirements for Multiple Myeloma

POMALYST Meets Accelerated Approval Requirements for Multiple Myeloma

POMALYST for relapsed/refractory multiple myeloma has met its accelerated approval requirements.

Breast Cancer Patients Eligible for Lumpectomy Still Choose Mastectomy

Breast Cancer Patients Eligible for Lumpectomy Still Choose Mastectomy

Many breast cancer patients who are eligible for breast-conserving surgery still choose to have the entire breast removed.

Colorectal Cancer Screening in Older Adults Often Inappropriate

Colorectal Cancer Screening in Older Adults Often Inappropriate

Older adults with limited life expectancy (LE) frequently receive colorectal cancer (CRC) screening.

Two Novel Technologies Show Promise in Cancer Treatment

Two Novel Technologies Show Promise in Cancer Treatment

Two new devices may eventually lead to more accurate, less toxic methods of predicting how well specific cancer drug might work.

Oophorectomy Linked to Better Survival in BRCA1 Breast Cancer

Oophorectomy Linked to Better Survival in BRCA1 Breast Cancer

Oophorectomy is associated with a decrease in mortality in women with breast cancer and a BRCA1 mutation.

In Breast Cancer, Self-Reported Health Predicts Survival

In Breast Cancer, Self-Reported Health Predicts Survival

For older women with breast cancer, low self-rated health (SRH) and limited walking ability predict worse all-cause survival at five and 10 years.

Second Primaries in Nearly Quarter of Metastatic Prostate Cancer Cases

Second Primaries in Nearly Quarter of Metastatic Prostate Cancer Cases

More than one-quarter of patients with metastatic prostate cancer present with a synchronous second primary malignancy.

Nivolumab, Ipilimumab More Effective Than Ipilimumab Alone for Melanoma

Nivolumab, Ipilimumab More Effective Than Ipilimumab Alone for Melanoma

Response rate and progression-free survival in untreated advanced melanoma significantly greated with nivolumab plus ipilimumab.

Pembrolizumab Safe, Shows Activity for Advanced Lung Cancer

Pembrolizumab Safe, Shows Activity for Advanced Lung Cancer

Pembrolizumab had an acceptable side-effect profile and showed antitumor activity in patients with advanced non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC).

Better Colorectal Cancer Surgery Outcomes with Higher-Volume Providers

Better Colorectal Cancer Surgery Outcomes with Higher-Volume Providers

Patients with colorectal cancer who undergo surgery at higher-volume providers may face better outcomes.

Outcome of Salpingectomy Alone for Ovarian Cancer Evaluated

Outcome of Salpingectomy Alone for Ovarian Cancer Evaluated

Salpingectomy alone may be a risk management option for women at hereditary risk of ovarian cancer.

Metformin Benefit Lacking in Pancreatic Ductal Cancer

Metformin Benefit Lacking in Pancreatic Ductal Cancer

New study finds that metformin doesn't help patients with pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDAC).

Under, Over Imaging Suspected for Prostate Cancer Care

Under, Over Imaging Suspected for Prostate Cancer Care

There may be under imaging in those at high risk for prostate cancer and over imaging in those at low risk.

Nivolumab Shows Encouraging Survival Rates in Heavily Pretreated Lung Cancer

Nivolumab Shows Encouraging Survival Rates in Heavily Pretreated Lung Cancer

Nivolumab monotherapy produced durable responses and encouraging survival rates in patients with heavily pretreated non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC).

Nilotinib Less Effective Than Imatinib to Treat First-Line Gastrointestinal Tumors

Nilotinib Less Effective Than Imatinib to Treat First-Line Gastrointestinal Tumors

Nilotinib cannot be recommended for broad use as the first-line treatment of patients with gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GISTs).

Donepezil May Improve Several Cognitive Functions After Brain Irradiation

Donepezil May Improve Several Cognitive Functions After Brain Irradiation

Donepezil slightly improves several cognitive functions in brain tumor survivors who have undergone irradiation.

USPSTF Proposes Update to Mammography Guidelines

USPSTF Proposes Update to Mammography Guidelines

Women in their 40s should talk with their doctors on whether they need regular mammograms to screen for breast cancer before age 50.

In Prostate Cancer, Regular Walking May Boost Quality of Life

In Prostate Cancer, Regular Walking May Boost Quality of Life

Engaging in a regular walking regimen can improve well-being for men with prostate cancer.

CART-meso Immunotherapy Safe, Feasible for Advanced Cancers

CART-meso Immunotherapy Safe, Feasible for Advanced Cancers

Chimeric antigen receptor-modified T cells (CART)-meso successfully migrated to tumor sites in advanced cancers.

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