Rare Cancers – more common than you think
ESMO Video Commentary:
Personalised medicine in head and neck cancers
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.
13 Jan 2017
European policy response to rare cancers: the case of sarcoma
The European Commission, the European Parliament, experts and patients putting sarcoma on the political agenda
10 Jan 2017
Study reveals genetic driver for rare metaplastic breast cancer
New mouse model gives researchers insight into rare form of triple-negative breast cancer
21 Oct 2016
Managing adult soft tissue sarcomas and gastrointestinal stromal tumours
Paolo Casali presents an update of the latest evidence on the best way to manage sarcomas and gastrointestinal stromal tumours