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NCCN Oncology Research Program Announces Projects Selected for Funding to Study Futibatinib in Tumors with Aberrant FGFR Expression, in Collaboration with Taiho Oncology

The NCCN Oncology Research Program (ORP) today announced four projects selected to receive funding for clinical and pre-clinical evaluation of futibatinib (TAS-120) in collaboration with Taiho Oncology.
23-Jul-2020 8:35 AM EDT Add to Favorites

NCCN Explores Adoption of Biosimilars in Oncology in Collaboration with Pfizer

National Comprehensive Cancer Network issues Request for Proposals (RFP) for projects that develop and validate enduring approaches to improve the safe, effective, and efficient adoption of biosimilars in oncology.
15-Jul-2020 8:35 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Translated Tool from NCCN Measures Mental Health "Temperature" of People with Cancer

The NCCN Distress Thermometer enables discussion and treatment of distress as part of routine care for people with cancer. This free resource is now translated into 46 languages for global accessibility.
13-Jul-2020 8:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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JNCCN Study Explores if Insurance is Keeping Pace with Trends in Targeted Cancer Therapy

New research from the University of California, San Francisco (USCF) and City of Hope in the July 2020 issue of JNCCN—Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network examines coverage trends for circulating tumor DNA testing, also known as...
6-Jul-2020 4:15 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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NCCN: What People with Cancer and their Caregivers Need to Know about CAR T-Cell Therapy

The National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) has published a new NCCN Guidelines for Patients: Immunotherapy Side Effects focused on chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T-cell therapy. This is book two in a series that includes another book on irAEs...
30-Jun-2020 11:35 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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How to Recognize Side-Effects from Immunotherapy? New NCCN Guidelines for Patients can Help

New NCCN Guidelines for Patients: Immunotherapy Side Effects - Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors from National Comprehensive Cancer Network and NCCN Foundation shares information for patients and caregivers on how to recognize and manage adverse events...
29-Jun-2020 8:50 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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NCCN Works to Improve Global Cancer Care for Children with Newly Translated Recommendations

NCCN Guidelines for Pediatric Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL) in Chinese, Japanese, French, Spanish, and Portuguese are now available for free at NCCN.org
16-Jun-2020 8:35 AM EDT Add to Favorites

NCCN Policy Summit Explores 21st Century Cures Act and the Impact of Health Information Technology

Online summit from NCCN on 21st Century Cures Act includes bipartisan sponsors, regulatory authorities; examines the impact on and from COVID-19 on cancer care and technology; presents policy recommendations for using data to advance patient access...
10-Jun-2020 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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