Rare Cancers – more common than you think
Rare Disease Day 2015

Latest news: RCE Press Release: Rare Disease Day 2015 - Living With A Rare Cancer

More than 4.3 million people in the European Union are affected by rare cancers. Despite the rarity of each of the 198 rare cancers, they represent in total about 22% of all cancer cases, including all cancers in children, diagnosed in the EU28 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.

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