Browsing: Sarcoma

Myxofibrosarcoma is a soft tissue sarcoma notorious for insidious growth resulting in a high likelihood for involved margins with upfront…

Top Line: Is partially ablative body radiotherapy (PABR) beneficial for palliating symptoms in patients with advanced, unresectable sarcoma?The Study: Wait,…

Top Line: Can a simultaneous integrated boost approach be used for post-operative treatment of soft tissue sarcoma?The Study: Post-operative radiation…

We’ve seen a phase 2 trial that showed excellent local control with SABR for sarcoma lung mets. In this retrospective…

A retrospective look at outcomes for 206 sarcomas resected at Stanford reports only a single recurrence involving the skin—after surgery…

A single-arm phase 1 trial delivered an intratumoral toll-like receptor 4 (TLR4)-agonist concurrent with radiation to an accessible soft tissue…

Top Line: Is SBRT effective in controlling sarcoma lung metastases?The Study: We’ve previously seen a phase 2 trial that showed…

Trabectedin is a chemotherapeutic agent that interferes with translation in tumor cells. It is active in liposarcoma and is currently…

Top Line: Do patients with soft tissue sarcoma who have a complete response to neoadjuvant radiation have better survival outcomes?The…

There has been a recent move to smaller volumes and higher effective doses for the treatment of soft tissue sarcoma.…