Data from multiple sources - Curated by Marshall Pearce - Last updated 06 June 2017

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NICE does not recommend Tecentriq for patients who have already received prior treatment for metastatic urothelial cancer. whose disease has progressed after platinum-based chemotherapy.- Roche.

In draft guidelines, the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) notes that treatment options for patients with metastatic...

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Researchers Discover Resistance Mechanism To Checkpoint Inhibitors And How To Reverse It

Press Release: Study presented at the ESMO Immuno Oncology Congress 2017,  LUGANO-GENEVA, 8 December 2017

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NICE now supports Tecentriq to treat Bladder Cancer. Roche.

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has now recommended that Tecentriq (atezolizumab) from Roche may be used within...

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Guidelines

Guidelines on Upper Urinary Tract Urothelial Cell Carcinomas

The European Association of Urology (EAU) Non-muscle-invasive Bladder Cancer (NMIBC) Guidelines Panel has compiled these clinical guidelines to provide urologists...

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Guidelines on Non-muscle-invasive Bladder Cancer (Ta, T1 and CIS)

This overview represents the updated European Association of Urology (EAU) guidelines for Non-muscle-invasive Bladder Cancer (CIS, Ta, T1). The information...

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Guidelines on Muscle-invasive and Metastatic Bladder Cancer

The European Association of Urology (EAU) Guidelines Panel for Muscle-invasive and Metastatic Bladder Cancer (MIBC) has prepared these guidelines to...

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Journal articles

Diagnostic accuracy of C-11 choline and C-11 acetate for lymph node staging in patients with bladder cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

We aimed to assess the diagnostic accuracy of C-11 choline and C-11 acetate positron emission tomography/computed tomography (PET/CT) for lymph node (LN) staging in bladder cancer (BC) patients through a systematic review...

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The anti-PD-1 era - an opportunity to enhance radiotherapy for patients with bladder cancer.

An urgent need exists to improve the outcomes of patients with muscle-invasive bladder cancer (MIBC), and especially of those with metastatic disease. Treatments that enhance antitumour immune responses...

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Immunotherapy in metastatic urothelial carcinoma: focus on immune checkpoint inhibition.

Immunotherapy has been used in localized urothelial carcinoma for decades, especially in the treatment of superficial disease, in which instillation of BCG is a commonly used treatment option.

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Clinical trials

A Study of Ramucirumab (LY3009806) Plus Docetaxel in Participants With Urothelial Cancer (RANGE)

The main purpose of this study is to evaluate the safety and efficacy of the study drug ramucirumab in combination with docetaxel in participants with urothelial cancer who failed prior platinum-based therapy.

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A Study of Atezolizumab Compared With Chemotherapy in Participants With Locally Advanced or Metastatic Urothelial Bladder Cancer [IMvigor211]

This is a Phase III, global, multicenter, open-label, two-arm, randomized, controlled study designed to evaluate the efficacy and safety of atezolizumab compared with chemotherapy in participants with locally advanced or metastatic...

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Carcinoma of unknown primary origin: diagnosis and management: putting NICE guidelines into practice

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