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CHMP recommends Trazimera ( trastuzumab biosimilar) to treat HER-2 breast cancer and gastric cancer.- Pfizer.
Pfizer Inc. has announced the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) of the European Medicines Agency (EMA) has...
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Amgen, in a two-sentence announcement said it received a complete response letter for its trastuzumab biosimilar (provisionally Kanjinti) of Herceptin...
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Taiho Oncology and Servier announced that the pivotal Phase III (TAGS) trial evaluating Lonsurf (trifluridine and tipiracil) plus best supportive...
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Neuroendocrine gastro-entero-pancreatic tumors: ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines for diagnosis, treatment and follow-up
Neuroendocrine gastroenteropancreatic tumors (GEP-NETs) constitute a heterogeneous group of tumors with their origin in neuroendocrine cells of the embryological gut. This guideline focuses on diagnosis and pathology/molecular biology...
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BSG guidelines for the management of gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine (including carcinoid) tumours (NETs)
Over the past few years, there have been advances in the management of neuroendocrine tumours, which have included clearer characterisation, more specific and therapeutically relevant diagnosis, and improved treatments.
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Trastuzumab-induced cardiotoxicity and its risk factors in real-world setting of breast cancer patients.
The aim of this retrospective study was to determine the frequency and timing of trastuzumab cardiotoxicity and its risk factors in real-world setting.
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Ramucirumab for the treatment of patients with gastric or gastroesophageal junction cancer in community oncology practices.
Background: Limited real-world research has investigated ramucirumab for the treatment of patients with gastric or gastroesophageal junction (GEJ) cancer.
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Ramucirumab as Second-Line Therapy in Metastatic Gastric Cancer: Real-World Data from the RAMoss Study.
Objective: The RAMoss study aimed to evaluate the safety and efficacy profile of ramucirumab in the "real-life setting".
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This study is aimed to evaluate the safety of applying enhanced recovery after surgery for gastric cancer.
Added 7 months ago
A Study of Ramucirumab (LY3009806) in Combination With Capecitabine and Cisplatin in Participants With Stomach Cancer (RAINFALL)
The main purpose of this study is to evaluate the effectiveness of ramucirumab, which is a targeted antibody, in combination with capecitabine and cisplatin compared to capecitabine and cisplatin alone in participants with stomach cancer.
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Fiona worked in the fitness and wellness industry in the US for 13 years, supporting behaviour change in a variety of settings. Fiona’s research interests lie broadly within health and wellbeing. She is particularly interested in qualitative methodologies in the areas of body image ... Read more
Ahead of World Cancer Day on Saturday (February 4), Fiona Holland, Psychology Lecturer, discusses what to say and what not to say to someone with cancer.