ASH 2010 Conference Coverage

Novel Pap test may be more accurate in detecting cervical cancer

A clinical trial is underway that may provide women with a more accurate way to detect cervical cancer.

Upgraded Prostate Cancer Risk Calculator 2.0, with emojis, is available online

A calculator to help men and their doctors assess the risk of prostate cancer has had a major upgrade to enhance men's and their physicians' understanding of a man's risk of prostate cancer.

Dasatinib may be effective against several cancers

Dasatinib shows promise for treating skin, breast and several other cancers.

MRI more effective at detecting recurrent breast cancer

MRI detects 18.1 additional cancers after negative findings with mammography and ultrasonography per 1,000 women.

Bisphosphonate use may not prevent breast cancer

Data from two randomized controlled trials suggest that bisphosphonate use does not protect against postmenopausal breast cancer, according to research.

Several genetic risk markers for pancreatic cancer are identified

A large DNA analysis of people with and without pancreatic cancer has identified several new genetic markers that signal increased risk of developing the highly lethal disease, reported scientists.

Mutations in a gene essential for cell regulation cause kidney cancer in children

Mutations in a gene that helps regulate when genes are switched on and off in cells have been found to cause rare cases of Wilms tumor, the most common kidney cancer occurring in children.

Case Report About Fatal or Near-Fatal Hypersensitivity Reactions to Cetuximab: Anticetuximab IgE as a Valuable Screening Test

Hypersensitivity reactions are a classic and serious side effect of cetuximab.

Lung cancer rates declining but vary by subtype, sex, race/ethnicity, and age

A new analysis confirms that US lung cancer rates are declining overall, but it also uncovers previously unrecognized trends related to cancer subtype, sex, race/ethnicity, and age.

Older Americans screened for cancer despite limited benefits

Despite potential risks, many Americans are still screened for cancers toward the end of their lives.

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