Rare Cancers – more common than you think
Latest news: check out the Brain Tumour Magazine - World Edition 2014: The fifth annual edition of the official magazine of the International Brain Tumour Alliance (Brain Tumour Magazine 2014 edition, copyright IBTA).
More than 4 million people in the European Union are affected by rare cancers. Despite the rarity of each of the 186 rare cancers, they represent in total about 22% of all cancer cases, including all cancers in children, diagnosed in the EU27 each year.
Rare Cancers Europe (RCE) is a multi-stakeholder initiative dedicated to putting rare cancers firmly on the European policy agenda and to implementing 39 political and stakeholder recommendations.
Designed in collaboration with SIOPE to help educate medical oncologists on the unique issues regarding management and care of adolescents and young adults
03 Apr 2014
When to Consider Doxorubicin Alone or in Combination With Ifosfamide for the Treatment of Advanced or Metastatic Soft Tissue Sarcoma?
20 Feb 2014
Rare Disease Day 2014
28 February 2014 marks the seventh international Rare Disease Day coordinated by EURORDIS.
11 Feb 2014
A Cross-Border Perspective On Pathologic Diagnosis of Rare Cancers
This event was hosted by Ms Zofija Mazej Kukovič, MEP, at the European Parliament, Brussels and supported by Alojz Peterle, MEP.