P R E S S R E L E A S E 6th Expanding Circles 2016 Annual Conference of the International Kidney Cancer Coalition (IKCC): Dr. Michael Jewett elected to Board of Directors The International Kidney Cancer Coalition (IKCC) completed [...]
A bit of background on kidney cancer and on the international Kidney Cancer Coalition. While kidney cancer is relatively rare, it is growing and is a major problem for life and health worldwide.
International Kidney Cancer Coalition – Conference 2015 Morristown, New Jersey, USA, 16th-18th April 2015 Our Fifth International Kidney Cancer Coalition Conference for organisations representing kidney cancer patients brought together representatives from patient groups in more than 20 countries around the [...]
A study of the U.S. Surveillance, Epidemiology and End Results (SEER) registry 2001-2009 data shows that surgery continues to be the most common treatment, with nephron-sparing surgery exceeding radical nephrectomy. Dr. william C. Huang, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, [...]
by Deb Maskens, Kidney Cancer Canada The American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) held its annual Genitourinary (GU) Cancers Symposium in San Francisco from January 7-9. The theme of this year’s Symposium was “Patient-Centric Care: Translating Research to Results”. The [...]
Has Immune Checkpoint blockade re-established immunotherapy as a Key Pillar of Kidney cancer care? A panel led by Dr. Michael Atkins discusses the current state of immuno-oncology for kidney cancer.