Well-differentiated thyroid cancer (DTC) consists of both papillary (PTC) and follicular (FTC) histology types. They comprise approximately 40 – 80 percent and 10 – 40 percent of all thyroid malignancies, respectively.
Read an interview with Dr. Valerie Francescutti, Surgical Oncologist at Roswell Park, about the benefits of this advanced procedure and her research into why few patients are referred for the possibly life-extending treatment.
Multiple myeloma is a malignant disorder involving clonal expansion of plasma cells in the bone marrow. It is an incurable hematological malignancy, and therapeutic strategies to achieve long-term control require autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplant.
Pancreatic adenocarcinoma is a highly aggressive cancer with poor prognosis. The majority of patients are diagnosed with advanced-stage disease and have limited treatment options. Thus there is a critical need for more effective systemic chemotherapies.