Dr. Gabriela Chiorean talks with Patient Power about two new therapies for pancreatic cancer patients. The first, is a new combination therapy–abraxane plus gemcitabine–is now considered the gold standard for treating patients with metastatic pancreatic cancer. The second is a promising vaccine for pancreatic cancer, called HyperAcute Pancreas, that’s aimed at early stage pancreatic cancer patients.
Dr. Sunil Hingorani Reports from ASCO 2013
Dr. Hingorani talks about a Phase I trial that explores using PEGPH20 in combination with chemotherapy for patients with pancreas cancer He also provides an insightful overview of what makes pancreatic cancer so difficult to treat.
Surgery for Pancreatic Cancer
Dr. Venu Pillarisetty discusses minimally invasive surgical techniques for pancreatic cancer.