News 30 June 2015 EJCNEWS: Clinical trials of MTH1 inhibitors 'ready to go' in many cancer types Specific inhibition of the MTH1 enzyme could be a means of treating all types of cancer, according to Thomas Helleday (Karolinska Institut, Stockholm). 22 June 2015 EVENTS: The app holds all the answers For the #ECC2015 our mobile app has been maximised to help you make the most of your congress experience - and it's ready to download today! 19 June 2015 EVENTS: Let your network know about ECC2015 We have many great reasons why you should forward this newsletter to your network so that they can also register for the #ECC2015: 17 June 2015 PATIENT ADVOCACY: The Patient Perspective at ECC2015 The patient perspective is a key element of the European Cancer Congress’ collaborative innovation philosophy aimed at improving outcomes for patients. 15 June 2015 EVENTS: ECC2015 gives a broad perspective with something for everyone There will be something for everybody at this year’s European Cancer Congress, ranging from basic and translational cancer research through to the very latest results from phase III clinical trials. 11 June 2015 NEWS: European Journal of Cancer - Special Issue on Cancer Registries We would like to let you know about a recently published special issue of the European Journal of Cancer on Cancer Registries that we think will be of particular interest to you. 4 June 2015 EVENTS: Special Focus on Oncology Nurses for ECC2015 Oncology nurses are very important participants at the European Cancer Congress. It is a priority for the Organising Committee to extend to oncology nurses all possible support to ensure their attendance in significant numbe... 2 June 2015 EJC NEWS: June 2015 RECIST under Pressure RECIST (Response evaluation criteria in solid tumours) has achieved a rare consensus in cancer, but as diagnostics and treatments develop, is it feasible for these criteria to meet all research needs, from early phase I work ... 5 May 2015 EVENTS: EBCC10 - European Breast Cancer Arts and Humanities Award Call for Nominations 2016 marks the 10th European Cancer Conference and the Organising Committee invites nominations for the EBCC Arts and Humanities Award. 4 May 2015 EJC News: May 2015 How to overcome drug resistance Strategies for overcoming resistance need to be incorporated into drug development from the outset, according to Paul Workman (The Institute of Cancer Research, London). Choosing targets at the heart of the mechanism for clon... 28 April 2015 EVENTS: ECC2015 Abstract Submission Extended Deadline 20 April 2015 NEWS: Obituary - Prof. José Mariano Gago It is with great sadness that ECCO learned of the passing, on April 17, of Prof. José Mariano Gago, ECCO Policy Committee Advisor and Former Portuguese Minister for Science, Technology and Higher Education. 14 April 2015 EVENTS: #ECC2015 Deadline Extension - 2015 Pezcoller Foundation-ECCO Recognition for Contribution to Oncology The Pezcoller Foundation-ECCO Recognition for Contribution to Oncology will be awarded to a single individual for his/her professional life dedication to the improvement of cancer treatment, care and research. 1 April 2015 NEWS: 27th Pezcoller Symposium - Challenging roadblocks to cancer cures 27th Pezcoller Symposium will be held on June 18-20, 2015 in Trento, Italy 1 April 2015 EJC News: April 2015 Highlights from the TAT Congress (Paris, 2-4 March 2015) Immunotherapy took centre stage at the 13th International Symposium on Targeted Anticancer Therapies (TAT 2015). The clinical success of these new agents in a range of tumour types is generating real excitement – but basic re... 1 April 2015 EVENTS: EBCC10 Registration is now online The European Breast Cancer Conference in 2016 (EBCC-10) will take place in the context of very tangible advances that have been made for patients in recent years. 17 March 2015 NEWS: ECCO Message to the European Oncology Community 4 March 2015 EVENTS: EBCC10 - Advance Programme now available online The European Breast Cancer Conference (EBCC10) will be held in Amsterdam on 9 -11 March 2016. 3 March 2015 EJC News: March 2015 The exposome - 'an idea whose time has come' Given the task of measuring all environmental exposures that contribute to an individual's risk of disease – lifestyle, chemical, biological; all changing over time – you might think that it's just too difficult. On the other... 18 February 2015 EVENTS: ECC2015 - The Advance Programme for #ECC2015 is now available online The Advance Programme for the European Cancer Congress 2015 is now available online, or download the PDF version to your device.