Cancer Research News
View patient education videos about the latest advances in cancer care and the scientific highlights of ASCO's Annual Meetings.
Watch and learn how the ASCO Annual Meeting is changing cancer care, and what it means for doctors, patients, advocates, and other in the cancer care community. Read a full-text transcript.
Dr. Erica Mayer discusses what is important for patients to know about early stage breast cancer following a diagnosis. Beginning with types of breast cancer, Dr. Mayer guides patients through understanding their treatment plan and health care team, recent advancements in research and treatments, and questions to ask. Read a full text transcript.
Dr. Ezra Cohen explains how head and neck cancer is categorized, current treatment options, and the latest research developments in this introductory patient education video.
This patient education video offers an introduction to metastatic breast cancer, which is breast cancer that has spread to another location in the body or comes back in a distant location. This video is led by 3 women diagnosed with this disease, Kim Dowling, Helen Karys, and Paige Sinclair, and by Dr. Lidia Schapira.
Dr. Daniel Hayes discusses new cancer research highlighted at ASCO’s 2016 Annual Meeting, covering individual studies on improving patients’ quality of life and access to care. The topics covered address black women with the BRCA gene mutation and preventive cancer surgery, and cancer drug affordability worldwide.
Dr. Julie Vose discusses new cancer research highlighted at ASCO’s 2016 Annual Meeting, covering a study about a new drug that could change standard treatment for multiple myeloma.
Dr. Daniel Hayes discusses new cancer research highlighted at ASCO’s 2016 Annual Meeting, covering individual studies about immunotherapy and targeted therapy for: bladder cancer, gastric cancer, and small cell lung cancer.
Dr. Julie Vose discusses “precision medicine” cancer research highlighted at ASCO’s 2016 Annual Meeting. These studies cover matching treatment tumor genetics for several types of cancer and a less invasive way to identify tumor genetics, called liquid biopsy.
Dr. Julie Vose discusses new cancer research highlighted at ASCO’s 2016 Annual Meeting, covering studies about using existing treatments in new ways. These studies look at anaplastic glioma, breast cancer, and pancreatic cancer.
Dr. Robert Maki talks about what sarcoma is and the scientific advances in the treatment of different types of sarcoma. In addition, he talks about finding a sarcoma expert.