genetics

September 1, 2020 · Yanin Chávarri-Guerra, MD
Dr. Yanin Chávarri-Guerra discusses what barriers to cancer care exist in Mexico and how the country is working to expand access to genetic testing for people with cancer. Read More >>
August 11, 2020 · Leona deVinne
Leona deVinne felt guilty when she learned her son had the same VHL diagnosis she has that causes a high risk of cancer. Here’s how she learned to cope. Read More >>
ASCO20 Virtual Scientific Program: #ASCO20
May 13, 2020 · Leslie Fannon Zhang, ASCO staff
Lea los puntos destacados iniciales de la investigación del programa científico virtual ASCO20 que se acaban de publicar. Estos incluyen estudios sobre dejar de fumar y la supervivencia al cáncer de pulmón, el tratamiento del cáncer de ovario recurrente, la evaluación geriátrica para los pacientes que están recibiendo terapia sistémica, cómo la ampliación de Medicaid afecta a la mortalidad por cáncer en EE. UU. y el uso de videoconferencias con los cuidadores a distancia. Read More >>
ASCO20 Virtual Scientific Program: #ASCO20
May 13, 2020 · Leslie Fannon Zhang, ASCO staff
Read early research highlights just released from the ASCO20 Virtual Scientific Program. They include studies on quitting smoking and lung cancer survival, recurrent ovarian cancer treatment, geriatric assessment for patients receiving systemic therapy, how Medicaid expansion is impacting U.S. cancer mortality, and using videoconferencing with long-distance caregivers. Read More >>
October 15, 2019 · V.O. Speights, DO, FCAP, and Sue Chang, MD, FCAP
Can cancer risk run in families? Two pathologists answer 4 frequently asked questions about inherited cancer. Read More >>

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