NORWALK, Conn., June 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- UBM Medica US announces that Cancer Network, home of the journal ONCOLOGY and the long-trusted reference book Cancer Management: A Multidisciplinary Approach, presents coverage of the American Society of Clinical Oncology meeting that took place May 31-June 4 in Chicago.
The Annual ASCO meeting brings together more than 25,000 oncology professionals from a broad range of specialties to share best practices and the latest research and clinical trial results in oncology. Cancer Network reported on meeting highlights, including:
- Sorafenib Slows Progression in Advanced Thyroid Cancer: Could be first new drug in 40 years
- Avastin Improves Survival in Advanced Cervical Cancer
- Long-Term Tamoxifen Benefit for Breast Cancer Confirmed
- Vinegar Screening Significantly Reduces Cervical Cancer Mortality
- Immunotherapy for Advanced Melanoma: Exciting new data presented at this year's meeting
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