News 21 January 2015 NEWS: World leaders gathering at Davos face calls for bold action to turn the tide on cancer World leaders will face calls for bold action to respond to the rising human and economic toll of cancer when they meet in Davos at this year’s World Economic Forum (WEF). 20 January 2015 NEWS: IMI 2 Calls for Proposals: Rounds 3 and 4 Europe’s largest public-private undertaking for medicine development – the Innovative Medicines Initiative (IMI) – launched its 3rd and 4th rounds of calls for proposals under the IMI 2 programme. Published topics include are... 5 January 2015 Spectacular gains through synthetic lethality Why is BRAF inhibition effective in melanoma treatment but not in colorectal cancer? Why might inhibition of an obscure kinase – which is not mutated in cancer – make all the difference? 19 December 2014 NEWS: New President Page December issue 14 November 2014 EVENTS: Register for the EACR-AACR-SIC Special Conference EACR, AACR and SIC (Italian Cancer Society) have joined forces to organise a strong multidisciplinary meeting of cancer researchers and practising clinical experts as well as those focused on the development of new targeted t... 10 November 2014 EJC News Focus: November 2014 A patient with leukaemia who has exhausted all other treatment options receives a precision treatment and the cancer disappears 'like ice, when it melts'. Is this possible? 3 November 2014 EVENTS: 26th EORTC-NCI-AACR SYMPOSIUM App and Poster Abstracts now available online We are pleased to announce that the App for the 26th EORTC-NCI-AACR Symposium is now available to download onto your smart devices (IOS and Android operating system). 29 October 2014 NEWS: ESSO34-BASO2014 Abstract book now online We are delighted to announce that the Abstract book of the 34th Congress of the European Society of Surgical Oncology in partnership with BASO 2014 is now available to download from the Congress website.