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Beating Colorectal Cancer Learning a Lesson
Mark Helak had it all figured out.   “Being the son of a doctor takes all the mystery out of the system,” he said. “I know how doctors think.”  ...
COVID-19 concerns again impacting cancer screenings
Emile Auguste Jr., a 64-year-old mortgage banker from Monrovia, California, has no qualms about maintaining his regular colorectal cancer screenings in the current COVID-19-altered environment.   “Concerns? Not for me!”...
City of Hope is home to leading colorectal cancer survival rates
March is Colorectal Cancer (CRC) Awareness Month, and there is no better time to highlight the work City of Hope is doing to combat this disease. While advances in screening and...
'Liquid biopsy' alone not ideal for colon cancer screening, physician warns
Researchers at City of Hope have data pointing to the limitations of Signatera, a popular "liquid biopsy" or blood draw test that is used to detect the recurrence of colorectal...
Un estudio de City of Hope revela una alternativa para el cáncer colorrectal avanzado
Un ensayo clínico en fase 2 de City of Hope demostró que la monoterapia con sotorasib genera actividad antitumoral y un perfil de riesgo-beneficio favorable en pacientes con cáncer colorrectal...
City of Hope researcher advises doctors against overreliance on a popular liquid biopsy used to screen for colorectal cancer recurrence
  CONTACT Zen Vuong 626-409-9367zvuong@coh.org   Data shows standard-of-care CT scan plus CEA blood draw test should be continued for patients who have had colorectal tumors surgically removed  ...
Early trial success for new peritoneal cancer treatment
Irene van der Heijden has a type of cancer that is incurable, inoperable and notoriously resistant to chemotherapy — low-grade serous ovarian cancer with carcinomatosis of the peritoneum, a...
City of Hope researchers help find improved treatment options for patients with advanced colorectal cancer
  CONTACT Zen Vuong 626-409-9367zvuong@coh.org   A study published in Lancet Oncology on Phase 2 clinical trial data demonstrate that using sotorasib as a monotherapy can shrink tumors for...
City of Hope study uncovers new option for advanced colorectal cancer
A Phase 2 clinical trial at City of Hope has shown that monotherapy with sotorasib results in anti-tumor activity and a favorable benefit-risk profile among heavily pretreated patients with advanced colorectal...
Young mom faces stage 4 colon cancer
Artist/photographer Sara Munis was only 33 when a blessed time of her life abruptly changed into something much different.   For several years, she and her high school sweetheart husband...