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Categories: Cancer

1 12/6/2018

Mayo Clinic news release on cancer-related blood clots lives in data-free zone

10/22/2018

Summary of diagnostic prostate cancer test study suffers from overreach

10/3/2018

Tiny safety trial prematurely touts ‘clinical benefit’ of cancer vaccine for HER2-positive cancers

9/19/2018

University PR misleads with claim that preliminary blood test detects early pancreatic cancer

6/5/2018

ASCO offers a positive spin on cancer drug survival stats while downplaying severe side effects

5/21/2018

Plug for patent on ‘cancer trap’ device misleads

5/18/2018

‘Eradication of multiple myeloma?’ Phase 2 trials haven’t even started

3/23/2018

Association delivers balanced recap of safety trial of targeted immunotherapy for liver cancer

10/26/2017

Props for mostly cautious description of preliminary study on pancreatic cancer treatment

8/17/2017

Six patient samples hailed as evidence that experimental blood test may ‘transform’ cancer treatment