What is Heamatology?
Over the last year, significant progress has been made in the treatment of both common and rare cancers, leading to longer patient survival and improved quality of life. Advances ranged from targeted therapies for disease settings where previously no effective treatments existed to exciting progress in immunotherapy—an area of research that had seen little success until recent years.READ MORE
Cancer can be treated by chemotherapy, radiation therapy, hormonal therapy, targeted therapy (including immunotherapy such as monoclonal antibody therapy) and synthetic lethality. The choice of therapy depends upon the location and grade of the tumor and the stage of the disease, as well as the general state of the patient (performance status).READ MORE