A Periodical for the Sarcoma Community

March 2014 - Volume 11, Number 2

The Role of Personalized Testing in Sarcoma Care

Editorial by Bruce Shriver, PhD

Uterine Morcellation: Continuing the Discussion

The responses of Drs. Judson and Sugarbaker to Sarah Salem-Robinson's article on minimally invasive surgery for fibroids.

The 2014 Guide to the Sarcoma Universe

Mary Sorens provides an updated and expanded guide for newly diagnosed sarcoma patients and their loved ones.

MicroRNAs as Driver Genes in the Pathogenesis of Osteosarcoma

Experimental Plan: Rami Aqeilan, PhD describes his research plan for exploring the role of miR-27a in osteosarcoma cell proliferation, metastasis and resistance to chemotherapy.

Towards a Proper Diagnosis and Understanding of Epithelioid Hemangioendothelioma

Study Report: Drs. Rubin and Tanas describe the results of their work to develop an IHC-based diagnostic assay for the diagnosis of Epithelioid Hemangioendothelioma (EHE).

An Announcement

$62,500 Grant Funds Study on Osteosarcoma Driver Genes

The Liddy Shriver Sarcoma Initiative and the Alan B. Slifka Foundation are co-funding a grant for osteosarcoma research in Jerusalem.