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0DNA methylation in urothelial carcinoma

In this review article from Epigenomics, the authors explore the diagnostic, prognostic and therapeutic potential of DNA methylation alterations in urothelial carcinoma.

Brain and neurologic

Long-term efficacy of 90Y-DOTATATE in patients with nonresectable pancreatic and small bowel neuroendocrine neoplasms

Precision medicine may help guide treatment of pediatric brain tumors

Fatigue among patients with brain tumors

Breast

Novel method for selectively labelling cancer cells uncovered

Levels of misuse of hormone therapy decreasing but remain high overall, study suggests

World Cancer Day: Mainstreaming cancer genetics

Colorectal

Novel method may reduce adverse effects of rectal cancer treatment

Putting a brake on stress signaling: miR-625-3p as a biomarker for choice of therapy in colorectal cancer

Is chemotherapy overused in young and middle-aged colon cancer patients?

Endocrine

Therapeutic options in papillary thyroid carcinoma: current guidelines and future perspectives

The role of epigenetics and long noncoding RNA MIAT in neuroendocrine prostate cancer

Targeting PI3K isoform shows therapeutic promise in pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors

Gastrointestinal

Optimising Dose to Tumour with Selective Internal Radiation Therapy (SIRT)

ECCO2017: Breath test may aid in detecting esophageal and stomach cancers

Lysyl oxidase isoforms in gastric cancer

Genitourinary

DNA methylation in urothelial carcinoma

ECCO2017: New data reveal efficacy of pembrolizumab in further tumor types

Sociodemographic disparities in treatment and survival of small localized renal cell carcinoma: surgical resection versus thermal ablation

Gynecologic

Evaluation of a novel ELISA for the tumor-associated antigen CA 72–4 in patients with ovarian cancer

World Cancer Day: Mainstreaming cancer genetics

Deregulated miRNAs in human cervical cancer: functional importance and potential clinical use

Head and neck

Prognostic significance of overexpressed p16INK4A in esophageal squamous cell carcinoma: a meta-analysis

Prognostic factors, predictive markers and cancer biology: the triad for successful oral cancer chemoprevention

ECCO2017: Twice-daily radiotherapy combined with chemotherapy may be superior in head and neck cancer

Hematologic

Diagnostic and treatment of adult Philadelphia chromosome-positive acute lymphoblastic leukemia

Antigen-directed therapies: an effective tool in acute myeloid leukemia?

Potential therapeutic targets discovered in myelodysplasia syndromes

Lung

Study highlights variation in treatment and survival for individuals with non-small-cell lung cancer

Novel personalized approach for lung cancer treatment holds promise

Delayed chemotherapy demonstrated to benefit lung cancer patients after surgery

Pancreatic

Long-term efficacy of 90Y-DOTATATE in patients with nonresectable pancreatic and small bowel neuroendocrine neoplasms

Pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma: study links collagen to prognosis

Prolonging the survival of advanced pancreatic cancer patients with a novel immunotherapy drug

Prostate

Novel PET tracer shows promise for prostate cancer

Could newly uncovered genetic markers for prostate-specific antigen improve screening for prostate cancer?

Prostate cancer death markers may identify men who require more intensive treatment

Rare tumors

Novel target discovered for radio-resistant oral squamous cell carcinoma

EZH2 inhibition as a potential therapeutic approach for multiple myeloma

Low-dose brachytherapy strategies to treat uveal melanoma: is less more?

Skin

Researchers discover a new mechanism of translational control that promotes tumor initiation

Immunotherapy for uveal melanoma

New nanodisc delivery shows preclinical promise for personalized cancer immunotherapy