SWOG


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SWOG

Southwestern Oncology Group

Southwest Oncology Group

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SWOG

A clinical cooperative composed of cancer institutions in the southwestern U.S. that researches the value of innovation in treating and preventing cancer.
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We tested our hypothesis that surgeons might have progressively changed their practice in the months following publication of the SWOG 8794 trial in 2009.
Unlike our own FDA trials and the studies for pharmaceutical companies we have conducted to date, the CTC results for the SWOG trial will be used to make treatment decisions, which drove the decision to complete the CLIA certification process.
In an effort to gain further insight into the nature of breast cancer in African Americans, SWOG investigators are incorporating racial analyses into ongoing and planned trials involving biomarkers, tissue microarrays, gene profiling, and pharmacogenetics.
In light of the body of evidence supporting the impact of cytoreductive nephrectomy on the immune response and the fact that it most likely contributed to the improved survival observed in both the SWOG and EORTC trials, we should continue to consider nephrectomy as an integral part of our treatment plan.
Patients in the SWOG 0232 Phase III study receiving REVLIMID plus dexamethasone (RD) achieved a progression-free survival rate of 77 percent at one year and CR + VGPR of 62 percent.
There is no question that the SWOG study resulted in a statistically and clinically significant difference in survival in favour of those that had a nephrectomy prior to systemic therapy with interferon.
COPENHAGEN, Denmark -- Data from the ECOG E4A03 and SWOG 0232 studies were reported at a Satellite Symposium and showed that newly diagnosed multiple myeloma patients who are eligible for a transplant, obtain better outcomes when treated with REVLIMID (lenalidomide) plus dexamethasone.
Abstract #2399: Minimal Residual Disease Detection By Next Generation Sequencing in Adult B-Cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL) Patients Treated on SWOG Trial S0333 Presenter: Olga Sala Torra Session: 618.
Evaluation of prostate-specific antigen declines for surrogacy in patients treated on SWOG 99-16.
Abstract No 4115: An update of pharmacogenetic analysis of adjuvant rectal cancer patients treated with 5-fluorouracil and pelvic radiation in a phase III intergroup trial (INT-0144, SWOG 9304)
SWOG resumes clinical trial of PEGPH20 in combination with modified FOLFIRINOX for advanced pancreatic cancer: SWOG Cancer Research has resumed patient enrollment and dosing of PEGPH20 in its ongoing Phase 1b/2 clinical trial (S1313).
The trial, which will enroll approximately 170 patients, is being sponsored by SWOG, a cancer research cooperative group of approximately 5,000 researchers in more than 650 institutions nationwide.