Proceedings from the American Association for Cancer Research 2018 Annual Meeting
The mission of the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) is to prevent and cure cancer through research, education, communication, and collaboration. As the largest scientific organization in the world that focuses on pioneering cancer research, it consistently and effectively stays true to this commitment, as evidenced by this year’s annual conference theme, Driving Innovative Cancer Science to Patient Care.
Oncology Times is pleased to report on the latest groundbreaking research presented at the AACR 2018 Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL.
Key opinion leaders recap the latest research from AACR 2018.
Precancerous Colon Polyps in Patients With Lynch Syndrome Exhibit Immune Activation
Colon polyps from patients with Lynch syndrome, a hereditary condition that raises colorectal cancer risk, display immune system activation well before cancer development, according to research from The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston.