Press Release Archive

Welcome to the press release archive for the ECOG-ACRIN Cancer Research Group. This section of the website provides a comprehensive listing of past press releases in a central location, ordered by date.

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April 3, 2024

Press Release: ECOG-ACRIN Breast Cancer Committee chair Antonio Wolff tapped to co-lead the NCI Breast Cancer Steering Committee

March 20, 2024

Press Release: ARPA-H appoints Etta Pisano to lead its Advancing Clinical Trials Readiness Initiative

March 4, 2024

Press Release: NCI-MATCH cancer trial discovers a potentially broader role for an established dual HER2-blocking treatment

February 3, 2024

ECOG-ACRIN pays tribute to Edith Mitchell, MD

January 22, 2024

Statement by Drs. O’Dwyer and Schnall on the passing of Edith Mitchell, MD

January 17, 2024

Press Release: ECOG-ACRIN research team led by Michael Atkins, MD receives Journal of Clinical Oncology 2023 Paper of the Year

December 11, 2023

Press Release: Encouraging results in mantle cell lymphoma from PrECOG

November 16, 2023

Statement on the passing of Dr. Worta McCaskill-Stevens

November 15, 2023

Press Release: ECOG-ACRIN and PrECOG announce multiple presentations at ASH 2023

July 20, 2023

Press Release: ECOG-ACRIN adds a new treatment trial to the ComboMATCH precision medicine initiative

June 16, 2023

Media Advisory: Nature Medicine publishes key lessons from NCI-MATCH to guide future precision medicine trials

June 1, 2023

Press Release: ComboMATCH investigators are translating robust pre-clinical evidence for new anti-cancer drug combinations into a series of early-phase clinical trials

May 17, 2023

Press Release: ECOG-ACRIN announces the recipients of its 2023 scientific leadership and mentorship awards

May 11, 2023

Press Release: Historic achievement for the ongoing InPACT penile cancer trialโ€”100 patients enrolled thus far, the most ever to a prospective study in this extremely rare disease

December 13, 2022

Press Release: Practice-changing trial results for acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL)

December 11, 2022

Press Release: A unique clinical trial leads to a dramatic decrease in early deaths from the rare and aggressiveโ€”yet highly curableโ€”acute promyelocytic leukemia (APL)

December 6, 2022

Press Release: The TAILORx trial in over 10,000 women with early breast cancer reaches 12 years of recurrence and survival outcomes

October 28, 2022

Press Release: NCI Director Monica Bertagnolli delivers her first public speech at the ECOG-ACRIN Cancer Research Group meeting

October 26, 2022

Press Release: NCI-MATCH cancer trial finds a promising signal for the AKT inhibitor ipatasertib

October 21, 2022

Press Release: Head and neck cancer researchers demonstrate the capability of a deep learning algorithm in the post-surgery setting to assess the stage of disease more accurately using standard CT scans

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