Advertisement

  • Forward Look

    Young Survivors at Risk for HPV-Related Cancers

    Study finds low vaccination rates among teen survivors.

    by Kate Yandell

  • Going Off-Label

    Physicians are legally permitted to prescribe drugs approved for one purpose to be used for another, a practice called off-label prescribing. The rise of targeted therapies and immunotherapies is creating new challenges for navigating off-label options.

    by Kate Yandell

  • Forward Look

    Radiation Appointments Are Numerous, And Necessary

    New study shows impact of missed treatments.

    by Marilyn Fenichel

  • Yesterday & Today

    Everybody’s Little Buddy

    Bob Denver’s portrayal of a bumbling first mate on Gilligan's Island helped make the TV sitcom a pop culture icon. Decades after the show aired, Denver was diagnosed with an uncommon variety of throat cancer.

    by Jocelyn Selim

Advertisement
Advertisement

From the AACR

  • Liquid Biopsy: Promises and Problems

    Liquid biopsy, which is often performed using a simple blood draw, can tell scientists about cancer DNA in the blood.

  • New FDA Approvals

    The past month has seen the U.S. Food and Drug Administration expand the use of four anticancer therapeutics and approve a new one.

  • The Cancer Microenvironment

    The “seed and soil” theory of metastasis holds that metastases develop only when the seeds (tumor cells) and the soil (the organ microenvironment) interact in certain ways.

Advertisement

Video

​Editor-in-Chief William G. Nelson Discusses Cancer Today​

Advertisement

social media

donate to the AACR