Working together to reduce the global burden of kidney cancer
Kidney cancer is a global issue. Every year, 431,000 people worldwide will be diagnosed with kidney cancer.
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The IKCC at the EAU Annual Meeting 2022
This year’s European Association of Urology (EAU) Annual Meeting was held from 1-4 July 2022 in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Members of the IKCC Board and staff attended the meeting, and the IKCC had a booth in the exhibition hall. Here are the highlights from each of these sessions.
Kidney Cancer Highlights from ASCO 2022
This year’s American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting was held both virtually and face-to-face from 3-7 June 2022. The presentations are available to view on the ASCO website. The International Kidney Cancer Coalition (IKCC) reviewed the virtual scientific programme to keep abreast of the latest advances in the care and treatment of patients with kidney cancer.
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Updates from IKCC
Congratulations @SamraTurajlic Thank you from the international community for your work in the #kidneycancer field https://t.co/nFAHsGYIVk
We're so proud to announce that @RoyalMarsdenNHS's Samra Turajlic has received the 2022 @myESMO Translational Research Award for her work on cancer evolution, especially in #kidneycancer. Read more at https://t.co/N3CvanAxtk. https://t.co/01jOYKY5EI
Did you know?
Kidney cancer is often found by accident.
Kidney cancer is the 12th most prevalent cancer worldwide.
About 59 per cent of kidney cancer cases occur in more developed countries.
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