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Depression in Cancer Patients: What We Are Missing and What Can Be Done (09-2-2014)
Major depression is an important complication of cancer that can result in additional impairment of quality of life.  A series of three articles published in the Lancet presented new research on depression... Continue Reading

Interim Results of X-396 in ALK positive Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Appear Promising (08-29-2014)
Preliminary results from a small phase 1 study of X-396, a novel anaplastic lymphoma kinase (ALK) inhibitor showed that X-396 is well tolerated and has antitumor activity in patients with ALK positive... Continue Reading

Risk of Breast Cancer Recurrence Doesn’t Increase with TNF Inhibitor Use (08-28-2014)
According to the results of a recently published study from Swedish investigators treatment with tumor necrosis factor inhibitors (TNF) does not appear to increase the rate of breast cancer recurrence... Continue Reading

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