Gastrointestinal Cancer | Specialty

Dr. Price on the Challenges of the CodeBreaK 100 Trial in GI Cancers

November 23rd 2020

Timothy Price, MBBS, DHthSc, FRACP, discusses challenges faced during the CodeBreaK 100 trial in gastrointestinal cancers.

Role of HER2-Directed Therapies Rapidly Evolves in Esophageal and Gastric Cancer

November 23rd 2020

November 23, 2020 - Yelena Y. Janjigian, MD, discusses future research efforts are focused on examining anti–PD-1 combination strategies, particularly with HER2-directed therapies.

Sotorasib Displays Disease Control, Safety in KRAS G12C–Mutant Gastrointestinal Cancers

November 22nd 2020

Sotorasib was well tolerated and led to disease control in the majority of patients with heavily pretreated KRAS G12C–mutant gastrointestinal malignancies.

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.

Sintilimab/Bevacizumab Biosimilar Combo Shows Superior OS, PFS Over Sorafenib in Advanced Unresectable HCC

November 21st 2020

November 21, 2020 - Frontline sintilimab injection in combination with bevacizumab biosimilar injection resulted in a significant improvement in overall survival and progression-free survival per Independent Radiographic Review Committee versus sorafenib in patients with advanced unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma.

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.

Dr. Bekaii-Saab on Improved Sequencing Strategies in HCC

November 19th 2020

Tanios S. Bekaii-Saab, MD, FACP, discusses improved sequencing strategies in hepatocellular carcinoma.

Dr. Janjigian on the Importance of Biomarker Testing in GI Cancers

November 19th 2020

Yelena Y. Janjigian, MD, a medical oncologist at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, discusses the importance of biomarker testing in gastrointestinal cancers.

Ruesch Center Symposium to Spotlight Advances, Applications in GI Cancers, Luminary Awards

November 17th 2020

November 17, 2020 — The 11th Annual Ruesch Center Symposium, taking place virtually on November 20 to 21, 2020, will feature sessions that span innovations in gastrointestinal cancer, advances in nuclear imaging and therapy for neuroendocrine tumors, precision oncology web educational resource, and patient symposia, bringing participants together in a forum for discussion, networking, and debate on pressing issues in the field.

Dr. Brar on the Rise of New Treatment Approaches in HCC

November 16th 2020

Gagandeep Brar, MD, discusses the rise of new treatment approaches in hepatocellular carcinoma.