New Drug Product: Imbruvica

Treatment of patients with mantle cell lymphoma (MCL) or chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) who have received at least one prior therapy.

Streptococcus bovis and CRC

Some research has suggested that only certain subspecies of S. bovis may be implicated in colorectal cancer.

Underestimating Prostate Cancer Tumors

A study reports that testing severely underestimated the aggressiveness of tumors in patients with prostate cancer.

High-Fat Diet and Breast Cancer Risk

Eating foods high in saturated fat may increase breast cancer risk, says new research.

Hypertension and Kidney Cancer Risk

A new study found that the risk of kidney cancer climbs as systolic blood pressure increases.

Menstrual Cycles, Ovarian Cancer

Irregular menstrual cycles may be an early marker of ovarian cancer risk.

Women 70+: No Routine Mammograms

Mammogram breast cancer screenings for women aged ≥70 may cause more harm than good.

FDA-Approved Prostate Cancer Treatments

Review this new chart on FDA-approved prostate cancer treatments for quick information when you need it.

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First HPV Test for Primary Cervical Cancer Approved

First HPV Test for Primary Cervical Cancer Approved

The FDA has approved Roche's cobas HPV Test, the first human papillomavirus (HPV) DNA test for women ages >25 that can be used alone to help assess the need for additional diagnostic testing for cervical cancer.

Shared Decision-Making Ups Satisfaction in Radiotherapy

Shared Decision-Making Ups Satisfaction in Radiotherapy

For patients undergoing radiotherapy, shared decision-making and patient-perceived control in treatment decisions correlate with increased patient satisfaction.

Poor Kidney Function Tied to Higher Incident Cancer Rates

Poor Kidney Function Tied to Higher Incident Cancer Rates

Poor kidney function, measured by a low glomerular filtration rate (GFR), is independently associated with a higher risk of incident cancer.

Chronic Prostate Inflammation Tied to High-Grade Cancer

Chronic Prostate Inflammation Tied to High-Grade Cancer

The presence of chronic inflammation in benign prostate tissue samples is associated with prostate cancer, especially high-grade disease.

Updated Results Announced for ThermoDox

Celsion announced updated results from its HEAT Study post-hoc analysis which examined the use of ThermoDox, a heat-activated liposomal encapsulation of doxorubicin, in combination with radiofrequency ablation (RFA) for the treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC).

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