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6th EMUC: Updates and prospects in bladder cancer

Developments and prospects in bladder cancer treatment were examined at the 6th European Multidisciplinary Meeting on Urological Cancers (EMUC) in Lisbon, Portugal with experts assessing the efficacy of new imaging tools and the options on how to further refine...

6th EMUC: Experts examine strategies in prostate cancer management

Optimising treatment and management strategies in prostate cancer took up the first plenary session of the 6th European Multidisciplinary Meeting on Urological Cancers (EMUC) in Lisbon, Portugal, with experts discussing prospects in imaging, radiotherapy and benefits of medical treatment....

6th EMUC: updates on locally advanced kidney cancer

Genomics will play a crucial role in the coming years in managing locally advanced kidney cancer, but the entry of new drugs also carry with it several challenges such as the issue of drug resistance and the role of...

Renewed interest in immunotherapy in treating kidney cancer

There is a renewed interest from medical researchers to further investigate the efficacy of immunotherapy for treating kidney cancer following the improved understanding of basic cancer immunology, according to cancer experts during the EAU-ICUD Medical Treatment of Urological Malignancies...
Genomics, drug sequencing: key areas in high-risk prostate cancer

Genomics, drug sequencing: key areas in high-risk prostate cancer

The role of genomics in identifying patients who will benefit from adjuvant treatments, targeted therapy and drug sequencing combinations is among the key areas that require closer attention from researchers investigating metastatic, high-risk prostate cancer. “Genomics is helping to...
Experts optimistic of advances in treating GU cancers

Experts optimistic of advances in treating GU cancers

Cancer experts are hopeful that current research on genito-urinary malignancies will eventually yield, in the coming years, some breakthrough progress or advances in diagnosing and treating prostate, kidney and bladder cancer patients. “In prostate cancer, advances would include the...
EAU-ICUD Consensus Meeting to open EMUC 2014

EAU-ICUD Consensus Meeting to open EMUC 2014

An in-depth and comprehensive overview of current state-of-the-art treatment of urological diseases will be presented during the EAU- International Consultation on Urological Diseases (ICUD) Consensus Meeting to be held in conjunction with the 6th European Multidisciplinary Meeting on Urological...
6th EMUC in Lisbon: Common goals in uro-oncology

6th EMUC in Lisbon: Common goals in uro-oncology

With experts and uro-oncology specialists from both sides of the Atlantic looking into the most urgent issues and challenges in urological malignancies, the annual European Multidisciplinary Meeting on Urological Cancers (EMUC) offers an effective platform for medical professionals to...