Colorectal Cancer | Specialty

Dr. Pandalai on the Efficacy of Cytoreductive Surgery Plus HIPEC in Colorectal Peritoneal Carcinomatosis

November 25th 2020

Prakash Pandalai, MD, discusses the efficacy of aggressive cytoreductive surgery plus heated intraperitoneal chemotherapy in colorectal peritoneal carcinomatosis.

TILs, the Ultimate in Personalized Immunotherapy, Move Closer to Market

November 24th 2020

November 24, 2020 - Until now, the field of cell-based immunotherapy has been dominated by chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T cells, with groundbreaking FDA approvals for 3 drugs across several types of hematologic malignancies. In solid tumors, however, CAR T-cell therapies have yet to gain ground.

Dr. Eng on Features of High-Risk CRC

November 23rd 2020

Cathy Eng, MD, FACP, FASCO, discusses the features of high-risk colorectal cancer.

Dr. Price on the Safety, Efficacy of AMG 510 in Advanced Gastrointestinal Cancers

November 21st 2020

Timothy Price, MBBS, DHthSc, FRACP, discusses the safety and efficacy of AMG 510 in patients with advanced gastrointestinal cancers.

Dr. Eng on Contraindications for Oxaliplatin-Based Therapy in CRC

November 19th 2020

Cathy Eng, MD, FACP, FASCO, discusses ​contraindications for oxaliplatin-based therapy in colorectal cancer.

Charting the Course for Patients With High-Risk Colon Cancer: 3 Months Versus 6 Months

November 19th 2020

In 5 years, it is estimated that approximately 20% of patients with stage II disease and 35% with stage III disease will experience disease recurrence. These estimates highlight the need to pursue progress in adjuvant systemic therapy in order to decrease recurrence rates and improve survival.

Dr. Eng on the Role of Preventive Screening in CRC

November 19th 2020

Cathy Eng, MD, FACP, FASCO, discusses the role of ​preventive screening in colorectal cancer.

Dr. Cavnar on the Roles of Chemotherapy and Surgery in Metastatic CRC

November 17th 2020

Michael J. Cavnar, MD, discusses the roles of chemotherapy and surgery in metastatic colorectal cancer.

Dr. Eng on the Role of Adjuvant Chemotherapy in CRC

November 16th 2020

Cathy Eng, MD, FACP, FASCO, discusses the role of adjuvant chemotherapy in colorectal cancer.

CRC Treatment Enters New Era Where Personalized Care Is King

November 16th 2020

Nilofer S. Azad, MD, highlights colorectal cancer treatment and how it has entered an era that is both exciting and challenging.