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COVID-19 impact on healthcare management of people with chronic diseases

The European Patients’ Forum (EPF) conducted a COVID-19 survey between 18 September to 18 October 2020 (the report is available here).&...

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Scientific Update – Study Delivers Promising Results for Genetic Biomarker Test for Stage II Colorectal Cancer cover
Study Delivers Promising Results for Genetic Biomarker Test for Stage II Colorectal Cancer

Sceintific Update – researchers conduct trial to assess if a ctDNA-guided approach could reduce the use of adjuvant chemotherapy in a patient...

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Scientists Discover Cell Population Linked to Post Chemotherapy Colon Cancer Recurrence cover
Scientists Discover Cell Population Linked to Post Chemotherapy Colon Cancer Recurrence

Scientific Update: scientists discover cell population linked to post chemotherapy colon cancer recurrence

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Promising New Findings Published for an Immune Therapy in Certain Type of Rectal Cancer cover
Promising New Findings Published for an Immune Therapy in Certain Type of Rectal Cancer

Promising study results shown for immunology treatment of a certain type of rectal cancer

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Promising Research Published for Early Detection of a Certain Pancreatic Cancer
Promising Research Published for Early Detection of a Certain Pancreatic Cancer

Study published in ‘Gut’ finds new molecular signature that could help in identifying most common form of pancreatic cancer – PDA...

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EMA recommends approval for nivolumab (Opdivo) plus ipilimumab (Yervoy) as a first-line treatment for adults with advanced oesophageal squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC) with PD-L1 expression
EMA approves two combination-treatments for an aggressive oesophageal cancer

EMA recommends approval for nivolumab (Opdivo) plus ipilimumab (Yervoy) as a first-line treatment for adults with advanced oesophageal squamous cel...

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Study Shows - DNA Test Prior to Chemotherapy Can Prevent Serious Side Effects for Colorectal Cancer Patients
Study Shows – DNA Test Prior to Chemotherapy Can Prevent Serious Side Effects for Some Colorectal Cancer Patients

Study Shows – DNA Test Prior to Chemotherapy Can Prevent Serious Side Effects for Colorectal Cancer Patients

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Research Finds Viable Marker for the Early Diagnosis of a Particular Type of Pancreatic Cancer
Research Finds Viable Marker for the Early Diagnosis of Most Common Type of Pancreatic Cancer

Teams of researchers from Spain have identified a new viable marker for early diagnosis in the most common type of pancreatic cancer, pancreatic du...

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New Programme ‘LEA’ Helps Patients and Physicians on Topic of Metastatic Digestive Cancers
New Programme ‘LEA’ Helps Patients and Physicians on Topic of Metastatic Digestive Cancers

New website offers resources for patients and physicians on the topic of metastatic digestive cancers

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The EC Approves Nivolumab Plus Chemotherapy as First Line Treatment for Oesophageal Cancer
The EC Approves Nivolumab Plus Chemotherapy as First Line Treatment for Oesophageal Cancer

European Commission approves nivolumab plus chemotherapy as first line treatment for oesophageal cancer

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