Bear Necessities Pediatric Cancer Foundation
Last Modified: October 8, 2010
Dates: November 19, 2010
Location: Chicago, IL
Sponsoring Group: Bear Necessities Pediatric Cancer Foundation
Web Page URL: www.bearnecessities.org/Symposium/Index.html
Topics Covered: Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Research
Objectives: Distinguish between differences in clinical approaches as they apply to cancer research. Identify new research techniques or information that participants can apply to his or her own research investigations. Address gaps in current knowledge of cancer research.
Agenda: See agenda and CME info here
Continuing Education: Yes
Mar 5, 2010 - A new urine test for prostate cancer detection, the PCA3 (prostate cancer gene 3) test, may reduce the need for repeat prostate biopsies, as the novel test was shown to accurately predict whether a biopsy will indicate prostate cancer in research presented at the 2010 Genitourinary Cancers Symposium, held from March 5 to 7 in San Francisco.
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