Dr Wadie Bahou answers our questions about the role of platelets in tumor biology and metastasis and the significance and usefulness of platelet-related biomarkers in the detection and monitoring of hematologic and oncologic diseases.
1. What is the role of platelets in tumor...
Mario Mandala, Vanna Cahiarrion-Sileni and Jean-Jacques Grob discuss the issues with staging and the new staging guidelines at ESMO 2017.
Support: The filming of this video was supported by Novartis.
Marwan Fakih discusses the implications of primary tumour location on biological therapy in metastatic colorectal cancer.
Dr. Tara Henrichsen walks you through the various supplemental screening and their benefits and risks, including tomosynthesis, molecular breast imaging and magnetic resonance imaging.
Dr Nilsson talks to ecancertv at AACR 2015 about the development of a blood test which regularly monitors for the presence of the rearrangement of the EML4-ALK gene fusion in patients with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC), helping clinicians predict the outcome of treatment with crizotinib.
Dr Elaine Mardis (University of Washington, Washington, USA) speaks to ecancertv at 26th EORTC-NCI-AACR Symposium about the use of bone marrow banking to identify genetic variations in acute myeloid leukaemia. This screening can help doctors understand and predict which patients are at risk of...