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  • FROM THE EDITOR-IN-Chief

    Why Are Liver Cancer Death Rates Up?

    Hepatitis C infection, obesity and alcohol can contribute to more cases of liver cancer.

    by William G. Nelson, MD, PhD

  • Liver Cancer on the Rise

    Liver cancer incidence and death rates are increasing rapidly. Although there is no screening test for the disease, minimizing risk factors—hepatitis B and C, smoking, obesity and type 2 diabetes—could prevent many cases from developing.

    by Sue Rochman

  • Yesterday & Today

    Alec Guinness, Reluctant Intergalactic Icon

    Liver cancer took the legendary actor and his wife of 62 years just months apart. Twelve years later, where do efforts to prevent and treat the disease stand?

    by Jocelyn Selim

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From the AACR

  • Genetics of Prostate Cancer

    Although there are many factors that can increase the risk for prostate cancer, for a significant number of men it can be inherited.

  • Liver Cancer Prevention

    The leading cause of liver cancer is infection with the hepatitis B virus or the hepatitis C virus.

  • Immunotherapy Resistance

    The majority of patients’ cancers don't respond to immune checkpoint inhibition. The reasons for this resistance remain unclear.

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