• ESMO Asia 2018 will keep oncology professionals in the Asia-Paci﫿c region up to date with the fast pace of oncology science and education, and provide important networking opportunities with international peers. (urotoday.com)
  • ADR: IPSEY), today announced results from a retrospective, observational analysis examining the real-world dosing patterns of patients with metastatic pancreatic cancer (mPC) treated with ONIVYDE ® (irinotecan liposome injection), at this year's European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) annual congress taking place in Munich, Germany, Oct. 19-23, 2018. (businesswire.com)
  • Data will be presented in three individual sessions with data for advanced melanoma patients who are naïve to anti-PD-1 therapy being presented as a late-breaking abstract poster discussion, at the European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) 2018 Congress, being held October 19-23, 2018 in Munich Germany. (ptcommunity.com)
  • Patients are at the heart of what we do, with unmet need guiding our development strategy and driving how we innovate for patient care," said Dr. Sotirios Stergiopoulos, Senior Vice President, Head of Global Medical Affairs and Chief Medical Officer . (businesswire.com)
  • Pursuing next generation biomarker development is a critical component of our cancer immunotherapy strategy," said Sandra Horning, MD, Roche's Chief Medical Officer and Head of Global Product Development. (myscience.ch)
  • Celsion's Vice President and Chief Medical Officer. (celsion.com)
  • The European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) Precision Medicine Glossary. (cdc.gov)
  • Precision medicine is rapidly evolving within the field of oncology and has brought many new concepts and terminologies that are often poorly defined when first introduced, which may subsequently lead to miscommunication within the oncology community. (cdc.gov)
  • The European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) recognises these challenges and is committed to support the adoption of precision medicine in oncology. (cdc.gov)
  • The ESMO Precision Medicine Glossary provides a resource to facilitate consistent communication in this field by clarifying and raising awareness of the language employed in cancer research and oncology practice. (cdc.gov)
  • The findings show precision medicine is moving beyond highly specialized centers, Ricardo H. Alvarez, MD, MSc, medical oncologist at Cancer Treatment Centers of America in Atlanta, and colleagues concluded. (healio.com)
  • Studies like this are building the evidence we need to implement precision medicine within the oncology community and offer it more widely to our patients," Mateo, who was not involved in the study, said in the release. (healio.com)
  • These data, from a second pivotal Phase 3 study, add to the growing body of knowledge about ZYTIGA in this patient population where significant unmet medical needs remain. (jnj.com)
  • Professor Rugo commented, "BCRCW patients, who in this study had an average of over four prior regimens, often have limited or no treatment options, underscoring a significant unmet medical need in this population. (celsion.com)
  • Beyond cancer immunotherapy, Roche has an extensive oncology pipeline with ongoing studies in collaboration with Foundation Medicine for molecules such as the oral AKT inhibitor ipatasertib, Alecensa, and Avastin. (myscience.ch)
  • William Pao, head of Roche pRED s Oncology Discovery & Translational Area research unit gives his perspective on personalized healthcare and the role Roche will play in this area in the future. (roche.com)
  • As a physician who treats patients with metastatic pancreatic cancer, I find it reassuring and welcome the unique evidence the Flatiron dosing analysis provides in demonstrating the real-world usage of ONIVYDE + 5-FU/LV in a large sample of metastatic pancreatic cancer patients being treated in a clinical oncology setting when compared to a clinical trial setting. (businesswire.com)
  • The abstract, entitled "A Pivotal Phase 3 Trial of Xilonix™ in Advanced Colorectal Cancer," will be presented by Dr. Tamas Hickish, Chair of the Xilonix™ European Phase 3 Study, and Consultant Medical Oncologist, Royal Bournemouth Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, UK. (cnbc.com)
  • By working in consultation with its member societies to determine the most critical issues across disciplines, there is real scope for ECCO to represent the wider oncology community on important multidisciplinary issues, as well as to supporting the initiatives of its individual members," Casali continued. (presseportal.ch)
  • Efficacy, safety and immunogenicity data support ABP 980 as a trastuzumab biosimilar and add to the totality of evidence currently under review by the European Medicines Agency (EMA) and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration ( FDA ). (amgen.com)
  • ThermoDox® is a proprietary heat-activated liposomal encapsulation of doxorubicin, an approved and frequently used oncology drug for the treatment of a wide range of cancers. (celsion.com)
  • Stahel concluded: "As ESMO celebrates its 40th anniversary, the decisions we are taking today will ensure we are best placed to support and promote excellence in our field, to meet the needs of our members, the wider oncology community and cancer patients in the years ahead, not just within Europe, but across the globe. (presseportal.ch)
  • Our journals offer ESMO members and the oncology community a globally visible platform to publish scientific studies, and a highly credible source of educational updates. (esmo.org)
  • Why do so many in the medical community feel that personalized healthcare is always just out of reach? (roche.com)
  • E-mail: Search for other works by this author on: R. J. Gralla 5Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Jacobi Medical Center, New York * Correspondence to: c/o ESMO Guidelines Committee, ESMO Head Office, Via Luigi Taddei, 4, 6962 Viganello-Lugano, Switzerland. (tripdatabase.com)
  • E-mail: Search for other works by this author on: J. Roscoe 15Department of Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, USA * Correspondence to: c/o ESMO Guidelines Committee, ESMO Head Office, Via Luigi Taddei, 4, 6962 Viganello-Lugano, Switzerland. (tripdatabase.com)
  • LiteratureSearchandStudySelection In collaboration with an ATS methodologist (J.L.B.), a search strategy was designed using medical subject heading keywords and text words. (tripdatabase.com)
  • The meeting will play a key role in improving access to the latest information in the region, particularly for those unable to take part in educational events in Europe. (presseportal.ch)
  • Watch leading oncology experts sharing knowledge in ESMO educational videos or reporting on recent study results presentation. (esmo.org)