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Brain and neurologic

PARP-inhibitor olaparib shows promise for glioblastoma

Clinical trial reports first response of central nervous system tumor to CAR T-cells

Potential blood test shows promise for the detection of brain metastases

Breast

Breast cancer news round-up: breakthrough drug approvals and research

Breast cancer can resurface 15 years after treatment, study claims

Exploring the trastuzumab biosimilar data: an interview with Richard Markus

Colorectal

MicroRNAs as a tool to aid stratification of colorectal cancer patients and to guide therapy

Defining a strategy for oligometastic rectal cancer: an interview with Dirk Arnold

ASCO17: Global study sets risk-based standard for chemotherapy for colon cancer

Endocrine

Sonogram scoring system developed for thyroid nodules to reduce biopsy rates

Low survival rates observed for specific thyroid cancers following bone metastasis

Signaling pathways in medullary thyroid carcinoma: therapeutic implications

Gastrointestinal

Study links NF1 mutations to GIST tumors, highlighting the need for genetic testing

ESMO WCGI: Molecular changes along the upper digestive tract discovered

Gallbladder cancer: results achieved and future challenges

Genitourinary

The PAZOREAL noninterventional study to assess effectiveness and safety of pazopanib and everolimus in the changing metastatic renal cell carcinoma treatment landscape

Immunotherapy for penile cancer

European Cancer Patient Coalition's 2017 pipeline - interview with Lydia Makaroff

Gynecologic

HPV vaccination means women only need three cervical screens in a lifetime, study suggests

Performance of seven criteria to assess CA125 increments among ovarian cancer patients monitored during first-line chemotherapy and the post-therapy follow-up period

Gynecological cancers: an alternative approach to healing

Head and neck

New test could diagnose esophageal cancer 8 years before symptoms appear

Novel liquid biopsy shows promise for early retinoblastoma diagnosis

Head and neck cancer: is there a future for combination immunotherapy?

Hematologic

Characteristics and treatment patterns among US patients with hairy cell leukemia

Looking to the future: how can we improve care for cancer patients? Chris Lewis's story (Episode 4)

How is a stem cell transplant performed? Chris Lewis's story (Episode 3)

Lung

Pembrolizumab as first-line therapy for metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer

Non-small-cell lung cancer: the facts

Could carbon nanotubes pose a similar cancer risk as asbestos?

Pancreatic

Smartphone app shows promise for pancreatic cancer detection

Will gemcitabine monotherapy be dethroned as the adjuvant chemotherapy in pancreatic adenocarcinoma?

Could a blood test lead to early detection of pancreatic cancer?

Prostate

Opportunities for multiparametric MRI with PI-RADS v2 to make a difference

Further insight into AE37 peptide vaccination in prostate cancer

Multiparametric MRI of the prostate gland: technical aspects

Rare tumors

Largest genomics study of chordoma reveals potential new treatment option

Mesothelioma: staging and emerging treatment options

ESMO 2017: Genetic testing opens up alternative treatment options for rare cancers

Skin

JAVELIN Merkel 200: novel treatment options for metastatic merkel cell carcinoma

Study looks to protect 'self-reactive' immune cells to fight melanoma

ESMO 2017: Novel clinical trial data may halt melanoma metastasis