ASCO Abstracts: Prostate, PSAs and Robots

May 26, 2013

While PSA screening for prostate cancer continues to be a controversial topic, it’s still a potentially life-saving procedure when used effectively. We have two abstracts at this year’s ASCO meeting that look at who is getting PSA tests and what is being done after the diagnosis of prostate cancer. [Read more]

ASCO 2010: Chasing Waterfall Plots

June 8, 2010

Most scientific conferences contain two very different approaches to storytelling. On the exhibit floor, pharmaceutical companies, laboratory suppliers, publishers and chambers of commerce compete for attendee’s attention with ever more [Read more]

ASCO 2010: Two Productive Singles

June 7, 2010

In the New Yorker last month, Malcolm Gladwell wrote elegantly about the euphoria and frustration of cancer drug discovery. Tracing in parallel the path of a modern biotechnology company and a team of doctors in the 1950’s, Gladwell [Read more]