PancreasView: towards personalised care for pancreatic cancer patients

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The Marseille Cancer Research Center celebrates its 50th anniversary ! -

The Translational Research and Therapeutic Targets Pancreatic Cancer team awarded by the Unicancer for research and innovation prize in 2023.

Nelson Dusetti and his team, in collaboration with clinicians at the Institut Paoli-Calmettes, have developed a molecular signature test to predict the sensitivity of pancreatic cancer patients to the molecules used in existing chemotherapy protocols. The Franco-Canadian PRODIGE-24/CCTG PA6 clinical trial, funded in France by the Ministry of Health and the Ligue nationale contre le cancer, revealed that this molecular signature allows the tailored treatment of patients, reduce the associated risks of toxicity, and therefore improve their chances of survival.

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