Selection of Recent Oncology Articles Published in The Lancet

On this page, you will find links to the latest oncology-related research articles published in The Lancet.


Date Title Topic
25 Apr 2017 Nivolumab in patients with advanced hepatocellular carcinoma (CheckMate 040): an open-label, non-comparative, phase 1/2 dose escalation and expansi... Cancer Immunology and Immunotherapy , Gastrointestinal Cancers , Hepatobiliary Cancers
14 Apr 2017 Whole brain radiotherapy for non-small cell lung cancer Lung and other Thoracic Tumours , Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer, Metastatic , Surgery and/or Radiotherapy of Cancer
22 Feb 2017 11 years' follow-up of trastuzumab after adjuvant chemotherapy in HER2-positive early breast cancer: final analysis of the HERceptin Adjuvant (HERA... Breast Cancer , Cancer Immunology and Immunotherapy
29 Jan 2017 Comparison of adjuvant gemcitabine and capecitabine with gemcitabine monotherapy in patients with resected pancreatic cancer (ESPAC-4): a multicent... Gastrointestinal Cancers , Pancreatic Cancer
28 Jan 2017 First-line treatment options for ALK-rearranged lung cancer Lung and other Thoracic Tumours
28 Jan 2017 First-line ceritinib versus platinum-based chemotherapy in advanced ALK-rearranged non-small-cell lung cancer (ASCEND-4): a randomised, open-label,... Lung and other Thoracic Tumours , Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer, Metastatic
27 Dec 2016 Bortezomib with lenalidomide and dexamethasone versus lenalidomide and dexamethasone alone in patients with newly diagnosed myeloma without intent... Haematologic Malignancies , Myeloproliferative Neoplasms
12 Dec 2016 Atezolizumab versus docetaxel in patients with previously treated non-small-cell lung cancer (OAK): a phase 3, open-label, multicentre randomised c... Cancer Immunology and Immunotherapy , Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer, Metastatic
07 Dec 2016 Atezolizumab as first-line treatment in cisplatin-ineligible patients with locally advanced and metastatic urothelial carcinoma: a single-arm, mult... Cancer Immunology and Immunotherapy , Urothelial Cancers
28 Nov 2016 Fulvestrant 500 mg versus anastrozole 1 mg for hormone receptor-positive advanced breast cancer (FALCON): an international, randomised, double-blin... Anti-Cancer Agents & Biologic Therapy , Breast Cancer, Metastatic
04 Sep 2016 Dexamethasone and supportive care with or without whole brain radiotherapy in treating patients with non-small cell lung cancer with brain metastas... Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer, Metastatic , Supportive Care
23 Aug 2016 Gemcitabine plus cisplatin versus fluorouracil plus cisplatin in recurrent or metastatic nasopharyngeal carcinoma: a multicentre, randomised, open-... Anti-Cancer Agents & Biologic Therapy , Head and Neck Cancers
16 Jul 2016 STAMPEDE trial and patients with non-metastatic prostate cancer Prostate Cancer
25 Jun 2016 Economic downturns, universal health coverage, and cancer mortality in high-income and middle-income countries, 1990–2010: a longitudinal analysis Cancer Aetiology, Epidemiology, Prevention
13 Jun 2016 Addition of high-dose cytarabine to immunochemotherapy before autologous stem-cell transplantation in patients aged 65 years or younger with mantle... Anti-Cancer Agents & Biologic Therapy , Lymphomas