Recent trends in cancer

Recent study shows, biomarkers help identify children with cancer at risk for cognitive impairments. Explore more about cancer at: http://bit.ly/2K4sRl4

Breakthrough therapy designation to capmatinib- Lung Cancer

The FDA granted breakthrough therapy designation to capmatinib for first-line treatment of metastatic MET exon 14 skipping-mutated non-small cell lung cancer. MET mutations — identified in approximately 4% of patients with NSCLC — are associated with poor prognosis. The mutations, typically seen among older patients, can limit treatment options. No targeted therapies are approved to …