18 December 2019

The Radiother Oncology paper by researcher Sven van den Bosch and colleagues, won the first place in the paper award session of the theme Rare cancers. The paper competed with 4 other recent publications produced by radboudumc research groups. The first authors were invited to give a short pitch and the public voted and selected this publication as the best paper/pitch.

The publications that were presented: 

DNA methylation profiling identifies distinct clusters in angiosarcomas. Clin Cancer Res; 2019, Sept 27
Weidema ME, Van de Geer E, Koelsche C, Desar I, Kemmeren P, Hillebrandt-Roeffen MHS, Ho VKY, Group P, van der Graaf WTA, Versleijen-Jonkers YMH, von Deimling A, Flucke UE

Next-generation sequencing of immunoglobulin gene rearrangements for clonality assessment: a technical feasibility study by EuroClonality-NGS. Leukemia. 2019 Sep
Scheijen B, Meijers RWJ, Rijntjes J, van der Klift MY, Mobs M, Steinhilber J, Reigl T, van den Brand M, Kotrova M, Ritter JM, Catherwood MA, Stamatopoulos K, Bruggemann M, Davi F, Darzentas N, Pott C, Fend F, Hummel M, Langerak AW, Groenen P.

Enhanced Lipid Biosynthesis in Human Tumor-induced Macrophages Contributes to their Pro-Tumoral Characteristics. Cancer Immunology Research (submitted)
K. Rabold, A. Aschenbrenner, C. Thiele, C. Boahen, A. Schiltmans, J.W.A. Smit, J.L. Schultze, M.G. Netea, G.J. Adema, R.T. Netea-Maier 

18F-FDG-PET/CT-based treatment planning for definitive (chemo)radiotherapy in patients with head and neck squamous cell carcinoma improves regional control and survival. Radiother Oncol. 2019 Aug 19.
van den Bosch S, Doornaert PAH, Dijkema T, Zwijnenburg EM, Verhoef LCG, Hoeben BAW, Kasperts N, Smid EJ, Terhaard CHJ, Kaanders JHAM.

Advances and challenges in precision medicine in salivary gland cancer. Cancer Treat Rev. 2019 Nov
Lassche G, van Boxtel W, Ligtenberg MJL, van Engen-van Grunsven ACH, van Herpen CML.

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