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Oct 20, 2018, 03:00 ET ESMO 2018 Press Release - Regular Exercise Should be Part of Cancer Care for all Patients

Including exercise as part of cancer care can significantly improve symptom management, quality of life and fitness during and after treatment,...


Oct 12, 2018, 03:00 ET ESMO 2018 Congress: Breast Cancer Patients Use Twitter as a Non-Medical Forum to Share Their Experiences

Twitter is a place where many cancer patients share and discuss their experiences, a study at the ESMO 2018 Congress reveals, based on analysis of...


Sep 14, 2018, 08:29 ET How Searching for a Mutation Can Help Cancer Treatment

Making the right therapeutic choice based on a tumour's DNA Individualised therapies that target the specific genetic features of tumours have the...


Aug 28, 2018, 05:52 ET Men and Women are Different: Why Medical Oncology Needs to Restate the Obvious - ESMO Workshop: Gender Medicine Meets Oncology

Gender-based approaches to studying and treating disease have remained largely unexplored in medical oncology, despite the field's growing interest...


Aug 20, 2018, 23:30 ET New ESMO Tumour DNA Scale Helps Match Patients with Cancer to Optimal Targeted Medicines

The ESMO Scale for Clinical Actionability of molecular Targets A new scale for tumour DNA mutations which will simplify and standardise choices for...


Jul 05, 2018, 06:41 ET ESMO and ASCO Call on Governments to Improve Cancer Services and Reduce Cancer Deaths

The European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) and the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), the world's two leading organisations for...


May 24, 2018, 09:27 ET ESMO Emphasises Importance of Cancer on Global Health Agenda at WHA

At the World Health Assembly in Geneva, ESMO delivered two statements positioning cancer as a priority on the WHO global agenda. (Photo:...


Apr 26, 2018, 06:07 ET Quality Cancer Care: Not Just a Matter of Anti-cancer Medicines

ESMO, the leading professional organisation for medical oncology, shares concerns expressed in a scientific paper and reflected in the international...


Apr 11, 2018, 08:21 ET ESMO: Cancer Genetic Mutations not all Treatable: System to Rank Relevance of Mutations Needed

ESMO, the leading professional organisation for medical oncology, welcomes the latest reports from The Cancer Genome Atlas (TCGA) as a major resource ...


Feb 12, 2018, 07:34 ET ESMO: Cancer Drug Development Award Given to Jean-Charles Soria

- Cross reference: Picture is available at AP Images ( http://www.apimages.com) - The TAT 2018 Honorary Award for cancer drug development has been...


Feb 08, 2018, 12:02 ET ESMO Sarcoma & GIST Symposium: Teleconsulting to Bring Specialised Expertise in Rare Cancers Across Europe

The ESMO Sarcoma & GIST Symposium in Milan, Italy [1] has seen a record attendance of almost 450 international experts gathered to discuss the latest ...


Feb 03, 2018, 03:00 ET ESMO Supports World Cancer Day 2018

The European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) supports World Cancer Day, an initiative of the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC). A...


Dec 15, 2017, 08:18 ET L'ESMO publie un nouvel exposé de position sur les soins de soutien et palliatifs

L'ESMO, la plus grande organisation professionnelle pour l'oncologie médicale, a publié un exposé de position sur les soins de soutien et palliatifs, ...


Dec 15, 2017, 08:16 ET ESMO publica un nuevo documento de posición sobre cuidados paliativos y de apoyo

ESMO, la organización profesional líder en oncología médica, publicó un documento de posición sobre cuidados paliativos y de apoyo, llamando la...


Dec 15, 2017, 02:00 ET ESMO Publishes New Position Paper on Supportive and Palliative Care

ESMO, the leading professional organisation for medical oncology, published a position paper on supportive and palliative care, calling attention to...


Dec 15, 2017, 02:00 ET ESMO publica un nuevo documento de posición sobre los cuidados de soporte y paliativos

ESMO, la organización profesional líder en oncología médica, publicó un documento de posición sobre los cuidados de soporte y paliativos, llamando la ...


Dec 15, 2017, 02:00 ET ESMO divulga relatório de intenções sobre tratamento de suporte de paliativo

A ESMO, principal organização profissional de oncologia médica, divulgou um relatório de intenções sobre tratamento de suporte e paliativo, que chama ...


Nov 13, 2017, 05:13 ET ESMO Precision Medicine Glossary Set to Pave the Way for Consistent Communication Between Oncologists, Researchers and Cancer Patients

ESMO has published today the ESMO Precision Medicine Glossary with 43 definitions set to pave the way for consistent communication on precision...


Oct 19, 2017, 03:00 ET First ESMO Award for Immuno-Oncology Goes to Laurence Zitvogel

ESMO, the leading professional organisation for medical oncology, has granted the newly established ESMO Award for Immuno-Oncology to Prof Laurence...


Aug 07, 2017, 04:25 ET CAREFOR vyzýva EÚ, aby podporila nezávislý akademický výskum

Tri popredné európske organizácie v boji proti rakovine vyzvali EÚ, aby bezodkladne zvýšila podporu nezávislého akademického výskumu v prospech...


Aug 06, 2017, 09:03 ET AREFOR vyzývá EU, aby podpořila nezávislý akademický výzkum

Tři přední evropské organizace v boji proti rakovině vyzvaly Evropskou unii, aby neodkladně zvýšila podporu nezávislého akademického výzkumu pro...


Aug 05, 2017, 04:33 ET CAREFOR roept EU op om onafhankelijk academisch onderzoek te beschermen

Drie vooraanstaande Europese organisaties in de strijd tegen kanker hebben de EU verzocht de steun voor onafhankelijk academisch onderzoek ten...


Aug 04, 2017, 10:10 ET CAREFOR appelle l'UE à préserver les recherches universitaires indépendantes

Trois organisations européennes de premier plan spécialisées dans la lutte contre le cancer ont appelé l'UE à accroître de toute urgence son soutien...


Aug 04, 2017, 10:07 ET CAREFOR призывает ЕС обеспечить защиту независимых научных исследований

В статье ESMO Open три ведущие европейские организации, борющиеся против рака, призывают ЕС срочно усилить поддержку независимых научных исследований ...


Aug 04, 2017, 09:22 ET CAREFOR chiede all'UE di tutelare la ricerca accademica indipendente

In un articolo apparso su ESMO Open [http://esmoopen.bmj.com/content/2/3/e000187 ], tre importanti organizzazioni europee impegnate nella lotta...