Rare Cancers – more common than you think
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Novelties in head and neck 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.
ESO-ESMO-RCE Clinical Update on Rare Adult Solid Cancers 2016
Milan, Italy - 25 Nov - 27 Nov 2016 - Find out more here
30 May 2016
Teen cancer death rate causes alarm
Too many teenagers and young adults are dying of some types of cancer, a Europe-wide report warns.
20 May 2016
Vitamin E a potential biomarker for development of brain tumors
Researchers at Umeå University in Sweden and the Cancer Registry of Norway have studied possible causes behind the development of brain tumours.
12 May 2016
International collaboration for genome analysis leads to clues about rare cancer
Researchers have joined together to improve understanding about one of the most rare and lethal types of cancer: adrenocortical carcinoma