Umberto Veronesi 1925-2016

9 November 2016 0

Umberto Veronesi passed away on the 8th of November, after an entire life dedicated to the fight against cancer, to surgery, to advocacy, to research. He died in peace, fading away with his unique and [more]

Old, young – does it matter?

Number 75

31 October 2016 1

Not so long ago, research protocols excluded older cancer patients based on chronologic age. Now they exclude patients with comorbidities, and as most older patients suffer additional ailments, they do not fit the protocols. But [more]

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Number 69

1 December 2015 0

In this editorial, Alberto Costa, who has taken over from Kathy Redmond, pays tribute to her achievements, reaffirms the magazine’s founding principles, and flags up changes to style and content that will expand the reach [more]

Goodbye or arrivederci?

Number 68

1 October 2015 0

Our new vocabulary – gene, genome, molecular, targeted, personalised – no longer inspires the confidence it once did, and as the cancer community prepares to gather at the 18th ECCO – 40th ESMO European Cancer [more]

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