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Comprehensive Study of Esophageal Cancer Reveals Several Molecular Subtypes, Provides New Insight into Increasingly Prevalent Disease

A comprehensive analysis of 559 esophageal and gastric cancer samples, collected from patients around the [...]

Many Early Onset Colon Cancers are Caused by Genetic Mutations Passed Through Families

One in every six colorectal cancer patients (16 percent) diagnosed under age 50 has at [...]

Gradalis Announces a Novel Combination Study of Vigil® EATC in Women with Advanced Ovarian Cancer

Gradalis, Inc. a clinical stage cellular immunotherapy company, developing Vigil® Engineered Autologous Tumor Cell (EATC) [...]

Do Social Connections Lower Death Rates from Breast Cancer?

Women diagnosed with breast cancer have greater rates of survival and lower rates of disease [...]

Keytruda®/Halaven® Combo May Be Effective in Advanced Triple-Negative Breast Cancer

The investigative treatment combination including Keytruda® (pembrolizumab) plus Halaven® (eribulin) could provide a potential therapeutic [...]

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Defying Age… And Cancer?

Certain new anti-aging skin treatments may have cancer prevention benefits. By Heather Stringer At 45 [...]

Myeloproliferative Neoplasms

Cancer Connect MPN Community Cancer Connect MPNCommunity provides current, comprehensive, reliable information on PV, ET, and [...]

Metastatic Breast Cancer: Progress and Hope

By Jennifer Murar-Maxon, RN, BSN As cancer treatment enters a new era of personalized medi­cine, [...]

Personalized Medicine: Access Is Power

Personalized medicine has the potential to save women’s lives, but not if they can’t access [...]

Unmasking the Genetics of Early Heart Disease

Catching familial hypercholesterolemia early can save lives  By Heather Stringer Katherine Wilemon was 15 when [...]

Cancer Genomic Testing is Revolutionizing Personalized Cancer Care

You’ve probably heard of genetic testing for cancer susceptibility, but the more recent and broader [...]

Why A Second Opinion is Important after a Diagnosis of Cancer?

A second opinion is an important part of becoming educated about your cancer and your [...]