Esophageal Cancer Research
Genome Study Points to New Subtypes of Esophageal CancerPosted:
A new study by The Cancer Genome Atlas Research Network could help classify esophageal cancers according to their genetic and molecular alterations and identify potential new treatment options.
Preoperative Chemotherapy, Radiation Improve Survival in Esophageal Cancer (Updated)Updated:
Patients with esophageal cancer who received chemotherapy and radiation before surgery survived, on average, nearly twice as long as patients treated with surgery alone, according to results of a randomized clinical trial published May 31, 2012, in the New England Journal of Medicine.