Monday 03 July 2017

New Analysis Reveals First-Line Treatment Data on SIR-Spheres® Y-90 Resin Microspheres for Patients with Liver Metastases from Right-Sided Primary Colon Cancer
SIRFLOX and FOXFIRE Global findings suggest that adding liver-directed Selective Internal Radiation Therapy (SIRT) to standard first-line chemotherapy may improve overall survival in metastatic colorectal cancer (mCRC) patients with right-sided primary tumours, compared to those receiving chemotherapy alone
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Monday 05 June 2017

FOXFIRE Combined Analysis Results in First-Line Treatment of Metastatic Colorectal Cancer Presented at ASCO
Overall Survival (OS) findings reviewed in detail; Potential median OS benefit in mCRC patients with right-sided primary colon cancer
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Monday 05 June 2017

SIR-Spheres® Y-90 Resin Microspheres Showed no Significant Difference in Overall Survival (OS) Compared to Sorafenib in Advanced HCC with Significantly Fewer Severe Adverse Events, New Asia-Pacific Study Finds
For the second time in less than two months, a major head-to-head study has shown that SIR-Spheres Y-90 resin microspheres, administered once directly to the liver offers important treatment benefits compared to twice-daily oral doses of sorafenib, the current standard of care for advanced hepatocellular carcinoma (primary liver cancer or HCC).
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Wednesday 24 May 2017

Metastatic colorectal cancer patients treated first-line with SIR-Spheres® Y-90 resin microspheres more likely to become candidates for potentially curative liver surgery, REsect study shows
Surgeons’ blinded assessment of pre- and post-treatment CT scans of patients with previously unresectable colorectal cancer liver metastases treated in the SIRFLOX study presented at 12th Annual European-African HPB meeting.
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Thursday 18 May 2017

American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) publishes abstract of SIRveNIB, an Investigator-led Asia Pacific Primary Liver Cancer Study to be presented at ASCO Annual Meeting in Chicago, 4 June 2017
The SIRveNIB abstract published on-line in the Journal of Clinical Oncology states that treatment of locally advanced Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC) with a single treatment of SIR-Spheres® Y-90 resin microspheres results in Overall Survival not significantly different from twice-daily oral sorafenib, but with significantly better tumour response and fewer and less severe adverse events.
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