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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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