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IASLC issues statement paper on liquid biopsy for lung cancer

The lungs can be a difficult organ to biopsy with a needle, so the promise of identifying lung cancer through a blood-based biopsy has lung cancer experts and patients optimistic. Knowing how and when to use a liquid biopsy is critically important and led global experts at the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC) to issue “The […]

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ECCO launched Access to Innovation paper

ECCO and its members have now set out a manifesto for improved access to innovation in a consensus paper published in the European Journal of Cancer. Policy Priorities Essential Requirements for Quality Cancer Care Integration of Care Access to Innovation Oncology Workforce The paper emphasizes that: Important innovations need not be complex or expensive. Structured pathways are required to regularise and […]

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LuCE at ASCO 2018 – Lung cancer highlights

Prof. Giulio Scagliotti talked about lungcancer highlights with Stefania Vallone, LuCE president and Diego Villalón, LuCE member. Topics focused on new treatment for scuamous cell carcinoma and combination of imunotherapy and chemotherapy for a large number of PDL-1 patients.

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LuCE at ASCO 2018 – Lung cancer screening

LuCE members Walce Onlus & Fundacion Mas Que Ideas attended the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting. They talked with MD Paolo Bironzo about the topics on immunotherapy in lung cancer presented at ASCO 2018. Check out here the interview https://t.co/vg13smrVYS

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