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ASCO University
Rebecca Alexandra Dent, MD
19 Aug 2015 11:46 AM
Welcome to this discussion forum for the Locally Advanced Breast Cancer ASCO Tumor Board.  This course discussed a 64 year old female, retired school teacher had a core biopsy which revealed an infiltrating duct carcinoma (ER 0 , PR 0, Her2-neu 3+ 80% positive).
Her physical examination showed her...
Molecular Oncology Tumor Board
ASCO University
12 Aug 2015 9:39 AM
Read more to answer the following questions: 1) What tumor types should be considered in the differential diagnosis of a CK7+ CK20- CUP? 2)Could you have performed additional immunohistochemical stains to try to determine the site of origin? 3) Is EML4-ALK fusion unique to lung adenocarcinomas? 4) ...
ASCO University
Michael B. Atkins, MD
22 Jul 2015 1:12 PM
Welcome to this discussion forum for the Metastatic Melanoma ASCO Tumor Board. This course discussed a 40-year-old man, otherwise healthy, who underwent excisional biopsy of a melanoma on his left shoulder in 1999. He then enrolled in the Sunbelt Melanoma Trial, underwent wide excision with 2 cm...
Molecular Oncology Tumor Board
ASCO University
15 Jul 2015 10:53 AM
Read more to answer the following questions: 1.) What is the role of Arv7 in the resistance to hormonal therapy? 2.) What are the potential treatment implications of patient who possess the ARV7 splice variant? 3.) What is the role of ArV7 in the response to cytotoxic agents such as docetaxel?

 
International
ASCO International Affairs
25 Jun 2015 3:03 PM
Fifty doctors, nurses and medical students attended the Multidisciplinary Cancer Management Course (MCMC) held in Santiago, Chile in April of 2015. The two-day course featured interactive sessions and case-based presentations on gastric and colorectal cancers. This was also ASCO’s first MCMC funded...

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