GIST Cancer UK News

Please see the latest news, research and findings below...

Phase 2 Trial

Combination treatment with avelumab and regorafenib has shown activity in patients with relapsed/refractory gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GIST), according to research presented at the ESMO Congress 2023.

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Managing side effects

The Life Raft. Group (the US equivalent of GIST Cancer UK) hold a series of online events that may be of interest to patients and carers in the UK.  The next one is on September 18th and is entitled: Managing the side-effects of GIST therapies.

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The Board of Trustees continue to look at how the charity operates in order to keep costs low and bureaucracy to a minimum. Following a review of our financial structure, we are reducing the number of bank accounts we have and instead starting to utilise facilities that attract bank interest. To facilitate this, we ask […]

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