•   George Lundberg, MD

    In a remarkable new study, covered in this article from The ASCO Post, 100% of 14 previously untreated patients with mismatch repair-deficient rectal cancer had complete responses—that is, no more signs of their cancer—after treatment with the checkpoint-inhibitor drug dostarlimab (brand name Jemperli) in a phase 2 clinical trial.

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    Written for physicians and healthcare professionals, Medscape provides this trustworthy, encyclopedic resource for treating and managing metastatic colorectal cancer.

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    This scientific research paper from Critical Reviews in Oncology/Hematology discusses current options for treatments known as immune checkpoint inhibitors for people with advanced colorectal cancer.

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  •   George Lundberg, MD

    This 2022 scientific review article from the Journal of the Advanced Practitioner in Oncology discusses new treatment options for people with advanced endometrial cancer.

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    The National Cancer Institute provides this online overview of uterine cancer that is up-to date, comprehensive, and written specifically for patients.

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  •   George Lundberg, MD

    Endometrial cancer is the most common kind of uterine cancer. The nonprofit National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) publishes guidelines for patients to learn more about their diagnosis and their treatment options. Here is their most recent guideline for people with endometrial cancer.

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    Can Immunotherapy Be Effective for Brain Cancer?

    With: Matt Warner, PhD

    Immunotherapy has reshaped the cancer treatment landscape. This type of treatment boosts the immune system to fight cancer. However, for people with advanced brain cancer, immunotherapy options remain slim. Here, our Curious Dr. George asks Cancer Commons Scientist Matt Warner, PhD, about the challenges and future potential of immunotherapy for brain cancer. Curious Dr. George: An accomplished molecular oncologist, you have now helped many… Read more »

  •   George Lundberg, MD

    Metastatic carcinoma of the prostate is fatal, but a 3-drug combination treatment can prolong life substantially, according to new clinical trial results outlined by The ASCO Post.

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    Essential Breast Cancer Treatment Trends in 2022: Webinar Highlights

    Sarah Stanley

    Women with breast cancer often face an overwhelming amount of information to sort through and decisions to make. Whether newly diagnosed or starting a next step in treatment, they may wonder: What does the latest research say about my type of breast cancer? Should I enroll in a clinical trial? How do I know if I’m receiving my best-possible treatment? Every day, Cancer Commons… Read more »

  •   George Lundberg, MD

    This exhaustive scientific review was published by Cureus in 2021, but remains relevant now. It explores current molecular understanding of hepatocellular carcinoma—the most common type of cancer that starts in the liver—as well as a very large range of diagnostic and treatment options. 

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