Healthy Plant - Based Diet May Cut Breast Cancer Risk
Adherence to unhealthful plant - based diet linked to increased risk of ER+ breast cancer and lobular carcinoma (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - June 14, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Oncology, Conference News, Source Type: news

European Commission approves Roche ’s Tecentriq as adjuvant treatment for a subset of people with early-stage non-small cell lung cancer
In the Phase III IMpower010 trial, adjuvantTecentriq reduced the risk of disease recurrence or death by 57% in people with PD-L1 high resected Stage II-III NSCLC, compared with best supportive careTecentriq is now the firstand only cancer immunotherapy available for certain people with early-stage NSCLC in EuropeToday ’s approval marksTecentriq ’s sixth lung cancer indication in EuropeBasel, 09 June 2022 - Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) today announced that the European Commission has approved Tecentriq ® (atezolizumab) as an adjuvant treatment, following complete resection and platinum-based chemotherapy, for adu...
Source: Roche Investor Update - June 9, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

European Commission approves Roche ’s Tecentriq as adjuvant treatment for a subset of people with early-stage non-small cell lung cancer
In the Phase III IMpower010 trial, adjuvantTecentriq reduced the risk of disease recurrence or death by 57% in people with PD-L1 high resected Stage II-III NSCLC, compared with best supportive careTecentriq is now the firstand only cancer immunotherapy available for certain people with early-stage NSCLC in EuropeToday ’s approval marksTecentriq ’s sixth lung cancer indication in EuropeBasel, 09 June 2022 - Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) today announced that the European Commission has approved Tecentriq ® (atezolizumab) as an adjuvant treatment, following complete resection and platinum-based chemotherapy, for adu...
Source: Roche Media News - June 9, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Janssen Presents Initial Results from the Phase 2 RAGNAR Study of BALVERSA ® (erdafitinib) in Patients with Advanced Solid Tumors with FGFR Alterations
CHICAGO, ILLINOIS, June 7, 2022 – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson today announced initial results from the pivotal Phase 2 RAGNAR study evaluating the investigational use of BALVERSA® (erdafitinib), a fibroblast growth factor receptor (FGFR) kinase inhibitor, in patients with advanced solid tumors with prespecified FGFR alterations. At a planned interim analysis (IA), responses were observed across a variety of FGFR-driven solid tumors for patients who had exhausted standard treatment options prior to being treated with BALVERSA®.[1] These results will be featured in an oral presentation (...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - June 7, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

Uninformed Breast Cancer Patients Are Making Treatment Decisions Uninformed Breast Cancer Patients Are Making Treatment Decisions
Women with ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) are generally uninformed about their diagnosis and are making uninformed treatment decisions, concludes a Dutch study.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - May 11, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

[Ad hoc announcement pursuant to Art. 53 LR] Roche reports interim results for phase III SKYSCRAPER-01 study in PD-L1-high metastatic non-small cell lung cancer
The SKYSCRAPER-01 study evaluatingtiragolumab plusTecentriq did not meet its co-primary endpoint of progression-free survivalThe other co-primary endpoint of overall survival was immature and the study will continue until the next planned analysisThetiragolumab developmentprogramme continues as planned in non-small cell lung cancer and other cancer typesBasel, 11 May 2022 - Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) today announced results from its phase III SKYSCRAPER-01 study, evaluating the investigational anti-TIGIT immunotherapy tiragolumab plus Tecentriq ® (atezolizumab) versus Tecentriq alone as an initial (first-line) tre...
Source: Roche Media News - May 11, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

[Ad hoc announcement pursuant to Art. 53 LR] Roche reports interim results for phase III SKYSCRAPER-01 study in PD-L1-high metastatic non-small cell lung cancer
The SKYSCRAPER-01 study evaluatingtiragolumab plusTecentriq did not meet its co-primary endpoint of progression-free survivalThe other co-primary endpoint of overall survival was immature and the study will continue until the next planned analysisThetiragolumab developmentprogramme continues as planned in non-small cell lung cancer and other cancer typesBasel, 11 May 2022 - Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) today announced results from its phase III SKYSCRAPER-01 study, evaluating the investigational anti-TIGIT immunotherapy tiragolumab plus Tecentriq ® (atezolizumab) versus Tecentriq alone as an initial (first-line) tre...
Source: Roche Investor Update - May 11, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

MRI can help guide women's treatment decisions for DCIS
In women with ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS), whether they chose local excisio...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Video from ISMRM 2022: Katja Pinker-Domenig on breast MRI MRI double reading can reduce unnecessary biopsies Breast MRI leads to more follow-up, healthcare costs MRI, CEDM more accurate to measure post-therapy tumor response Preoperative MRI benefits women with triple-negative breast cancer (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - May 10, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

CHMP recommends EU approval of Roche ’s Tecentriq as adjuvant treatment for a subset of people with early-stage non-small cell lung cancer
In the Phase III IMpower010 trial, adjuvant Tecentriq reduced the risk of disease recurrence or death by 57% in people with PD-L1 high resectable Stage II-III NSCLC compared with best supportive careMore than half of people with early-stage NSCLC experience disease recurrence following surgery,1 and most of these recurrent tumours are metastatic, making them incurable2-7If approved, Tecentriq will be the first and only cancer immunotherapy available for certain people with early-stage NSCLC in EuropeBasel, 22 April 2022 - Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) today announced that the European Medicines Agency ’s (EMA) Commi...
Source: Roche Media News - April 22, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

CHMP recommends EU approval of Roche ’s Tecentriq as adjuvant treatment for a subset of people with early-stage non-small cell lung cancer
In the Phase III IMpower010 trial, adjuvant Tecentriq reduced the risk of disease recurrence or death by 57% in people with PD-L1 high resectable Stage II-III NSCLC compared with best supportive careMore than half of people with early-stage NSCLC experience disease recurrence following surgery,1 and most of these recurrent tumours are metastatic, making them incurable2-7If approved, Tecentriq will be the first and only cancer immunotherapy available for certain people with early-stage NSCLC in EuropeBasel, 22 April 2022 - Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) today announced that the European Medicines Agency ’s (EMA) Commi...
Source: Roche Investor Update - April 22, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

DCIS Recurrence Often Represents a New Primary Breast Cancer
(MedPage Today) -- NEW ORLEANS -- A search for biomarkers to predict recurrence of ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) instead showed that a substantial fraction of recurrences had genetically distinct features from the primary DCIS, questioning... (Source: MedPage Today Hematology/Oncology)
Source: MedPage Today Hematology/Oncology - April 11, 2022 Category: Hematology Source Type: news

Recurrent DCIS Can Be Genetically Distinct From Primary Lesion Recurrent DCIS Can Be Genetically Distinct From Primary Lesion
In more than 10% of cases, when ductal carcinoma in situ recurs in the same breast, the new lesion is genetically district from the original lesion.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - April 11, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Ad hoc announcement pursuant to Art. 53 LR Roche provides update on phase III SKYSCRAPER-02 study in extensive-stage small cell lung cancer
Ad hoc announcement pursuant to Art.53 LRRoche provides update on phase III SKYSCRAPER-02 study in extensive-stage small cell lung cancerSKYSCRAPER-02, the firstrandomized study oftiragolumab in extensive stage small-cell lung cancer (ES-SCLC),did not meet its co-primary endpoint of progression-free survivalES-SCLC is a hard-to-treat disease andTecentriq plus chemotherapy remains a standard of careTiragolumab continues to be evaluated in non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) and other cancer types through additional phase III trials as plannedBasel, 30 March 2022 - Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) today announced that the p...
Source: Roche Media News - March 30, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Ad hoc announcement pursuant to Art. 53 LR Roche provides update on phase III SKYSCRAPER-02 study in extensive-stage small cell lung cancer
Ad hoc announcement pursuant to Art.53 LRRoche provides update on phase III SKYSCRAPER-02 study in extensive-stage small cell lung cancerSKYSCRAPER-02, the firstrandomized study oftiragolumab in extensive stage small-cell lung cancer (ES-SCLC),did not meet its co-primary endpoint of progression-free survivalES-SCLC is a hard-to-treat disease andTecentriq plus chemotherapy remains a standard of careTiragolumab continues to be evaluated in non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) and other cancer types through additional phase III trials as plannedBasel, 30 March 2022 - Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) today announced that the p...
Source: Roche Investor Update - March 30, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Magnetic tracing offers new option for assessing DCIS
Magnetic tracers have emerged as a way to map ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: AI helps predict which DCIS patients need to be upstaged Adding breast density to Tyrer-Cuzick influences risk assessment High breast density, BMI interact to increase breast cancer risk Should women over 75 continue to get breast screening? Screening, socioeconomic status linked to breast cancer mortality (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 10, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news