Tag Archives: ASCO

Casing Cancer: ASCO Launches New Series on State of the Disease

Despite its importance as a vital indicator of overall population health status, cancer suffers from an information deficit – particularly when considered from a global perspective. The American Society of Clinical Oncology [ASCO], the lead professional group in this space, is now working to rectify at least part of the gap with the launch of […]
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Winning Pharma's Super Conferences

by Stan Bernard and Janet Wells Like the Super Bowl, pharma companies are winning major congresses by using competitive conference techniques to generate brand buzz and corporate recognition. Each year, thirty-two National Football League teams compete to win the Super Bowl, the ultimate U.S. team sport championship. Simultaneously, dozens of major companies are also competing […]
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Future Boom in Chronic Cancer Patients Likely to Change the Face of Disease, suggest ASCO Findings

Patients who live for many years following a cancer diagnosis will likely require additional support, and a whole new kind of follow-up care. by John Otrompke Dramatic developments in studies of patients with advanced cancer suggest that the day may be coming within our lifetime when most cancer patients will experience the disease as a […]
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Drug Innovation: Alive and Well at ASCO!

By John Otrompke. This year’s annual meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), which ended on Tuesday, provided many examples of emerging therapies that offer new hope to even those patients with metastatic disease. Improved results in progression-free survival in clinical trials suggest that many forms of cancer may soon take on a […]
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