Tag: PRRT

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Dr. Thomas Hope to Be Featured Guest for CCF’s Luncheon with the Experts

January 16, 2022

Thomas Hope, MD, Director of Molecular Therapy in the Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging at the University of California, San Francisco, and Chief of Nuclear Medicine at the San Francisco VA Medical Center, will be the featured guest for …

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Dr. Sugandha Dureja to be Featured Guest for CCF’s Luncheon with the Experts

August 8, 2021

Sugandha Dureja, MD, FEBNM, nuclear medicine specialist, will be the featured guest for Facebook Live Luncheon with the Experts on Thursday, August 12, 2021 from 12 noon to 1 pm, Eastern Time.

Dr. Dureja is among the first Indian specialists with international…

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Dr. Nancy Sharma to be Featured Guest for Luncheon with the Experts

May 19, 2021

Nancy Sharma, MD, medical oncologist and hematologist at Swedish Cancer Institute in Issaquah, Washington, will be the featured guest for CCF’s Facebook Live Luncheon with the Experts on Thursday, May 20 from 12 noon to 1 pm, Eastern Time.

Growing up …

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Lale Kostakoglu-Shields, MD, MPH April 15, 2021

Dr. Lale Kostakoglu-Shields to Be Featured Guest for Luncheon with the Experts

April 11, 2021

Lale Kostakoglu-Shields, MD, MPH, a nuclear medicine expert, will be the featured guest for CCF’s Luncheon with the Experts on Thursday, April 15, 2021 from 12 noon to 1 pm, Eastern Time. Dr. Kostakoglu-Shields is a professor of radiology and medical…

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Peptide Receptor Radionuclide Therapy, PRRT: Updates and Locations

July 26, 2018

Since we shared the news of the FDA’s January 26, 2018 approval of peptide receptor radionuclide therapy, PRRT, with Lutathera  (lutetium Lu 177 dotatate), more information has become available for the neuroendocrine tumor community, including updates…

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PRRT – FDA Approves Lutathera®, What’s Next?

February 20, 2018

The FDA approval of Lutathera®, a peptide receptor radionuclide therapy (PRRT), on January 26, 2018 signals a new era in treatment options for the neuroendocrine cancer community.  It has also raised a host of questions including:

  • What exactly is this
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FDA Approves LUTATHERA® for Peptide Receptor Radionuclide Therapy (PRRT) for the Treatment of Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors

January 26, 2018

BREAKING NEWS: On January 26, 2018 the US Food and Drug Administration approved LUTATHERA® marking the first time a radioactive drug, or radiopharmaceutical, has been approved for the treatment of gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors

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One Step Closer in the US to Peptide Receptor Radionuclide Therapy, PRRT, for Neuroendocrine Cancers

May 3, 2016

The clock is ticking!! With Advanced Accelerator Applications’ completed New Drug Application (NDA) submission of Lutathera to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration last week, a decision from the FDA is expected by early 2017.  Additionally, an Expanded

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News and Notes for the Carcinoid and Neuroendocrine Tumor Community, April 2016

April 25, 2016

Rare Neuroendocrine Skin Cancer Treated by Immunotherapy

Merkel cell carcinoma, a rare neuroendocrine virus-linked skin cancer, has been added to the list of cancers that can be treated by immunotherapy. Scientists who led the clinical study of the…

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News and Notes for the Carcinoid and Neuroendocrine Tumor Community, March 2016

March 23, 2016

Breaking News from Advanced Accelerator Applications (AAA) about PRRT Treatment— Advanced Accelerator Applications announced on March 23 that the company has initiated an expanded access program (EAP) in the United States for the investigational…

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