Rare Cancers – more common than you think
ESMO Video Commentary:
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.
21 Apr 2016
What A Toddler And Her Tumor Can Teach Us About Cancer Research
Cancer research is often a long waiting game for patients
14 Apr 2016
Awareness key to improved outcomes in male breast cancer
An interview with Harold J. Burstein, MD, PhD, about the incidence of male breast cancer, why screening is difficult and the latest research.
01 Apr 2016
New compounds may aid in development of targeted therapies for a rare paediatric cancer
Two recently discovered compounds have shown promise in preclinical studies for treating Ewing sarcoma, a rare cancer that predominantly affects children and adolescents.