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ASCO Research Summaries for Patients & Families from Cancer.Net

Advances in cancer care, treatment, prevention, and survivorship continue to be discussed at the 2013 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting in Chicago. Cancer.Net, ASCO's patient education website, has provided the following summaries and discussions by ASCO experts about what these studies mean for people with breast or lung cancer, as well as their friends and families.

Breast Cancer
In this video, Sandra M. Swain, MD, FACP, President of ASCO, discusses these advances in breast cancer research.
Lung Cancer
For more information about this study, listen to this podcast with Marjorie Glass Zauderer, MD, Member, ASCO Cancer Communications Committee.
Get highlights of the latest advances from the 2013 ASCO Annual Meeting in this interactive PDF.
Watch for Research Round Up Podcasts This Summer
Throughout the summer on Cancer.Net, watch for the Research Round Up podcast series that covers additional scientific findings from the 2013 ASCO Annual Meeting. Led by top experts, these weekly podcasts are designed to help deepen your knowledge about the wave of cancer research released at this meeting. Each podcast will be about a different topic.

(Last updated on March 10, 2017 )