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New Drug Combination Might Better Treat Often Fatal Childhood Brain Tumor

Researchers at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus have discovered a drug combination that might offer a better prognosis for children diagnosed with MYC amplified Medulloblastoma, an often deadly form of brain cancer. The research was conducted in collaboration with the German Cancer Consortium (DKTK) University Hospital Dusseldorf.

Author Laura Kelley | Publish Date January 19, 2023
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Criterium, Inc. Announces Formation of New Oncology Research Consortium for Genito-Urinary Indications

news outletYahoo News
Publish DateJanuary 26, 2023

Thomas Flaig, MD, has been named director of the Academic Urology Research Investigators Consortium, an oncology consortium for genito-urinary cancers.

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Targeted Oncology

Flaig Discusses NCCN Guidelines in Bladder Cancer

news outletTargeted Oncology
Publish DateJanuary 24, 2023

Thomas Flaig, MD, vice chancellor of research for CU Denver and CU Cancer Center member, discusses some of the current NCCN guidelines in bladder cancer.

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Nearly Half of Medicare Lung Cancer Patients Unstaged: Higher Mortality Rates

news outletMirage News
Publish DateJanuary 18, 2023

About one out of every two Medicare patients with non-small cell lung cancer does not get the appropriate imaging before receiving radiation therapy.

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Updates From 2022 SABCS Underscore the Continued Expansion of Treatment Options in Metastatic Breast Cancer

news outletOncLive
Publish DateJanuary 18, 2023

The 2022 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium highlighted research and treatments for HER2-negative, HER2-low, and HER2-positive breast cancer.

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