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In the News

What’s the latest in the news regarding Kidney Cancer? Read below for updates from our blog:

  • Biden - Cancer Moonshot - Photo from NBC

A Letter to President-Elect Biden’s Transition Team

November 20th, 2020|Comments Off on A Letter to President-Elect Biden’s Transition Team

A Letter to President-Elect Biden's Transition Team With the increasing likelihood of a new presidential administration, President-Elect Biden is expected to bring a new emphasis on the drive to find cures for cancers.

  • William Kaelin at KCRS20

#KCRS20: A Global Success!

November 1st, 2020|Comments Off on #KCRS20: A Global Success!

#KCRS20: A Global Success! On October 22-23, 2020, KidneyCAN presented the second annual Kidney Cancer Research Summit in a global virtual conference. The event was an incredible success, and we are so pleased

  • Toni Choeiri | Checkpoint 9ER

Checkpoint 9ER: A New Arrow in Our Quiver

October 1st, 2020|Comments Off on Checkpoint 9ER: A New Arrow in Our Quiver

Checkmate 9ER: A New Arrow in Our Quiver The results of Phase 3 Checkmate 9ER trial are in! The 9ER trial evaluated the combination of Nivolumab (“Nivo”) and Cabozantinib (“Cabo”). This trial compared

District Days: Do Something!

October 1st, 2020|Comments Off on District Days: Do Something!

District Days: Do Something! On August 12-13, 2020, KidneyCAN organized our first District Days. 122 advocates from 29 states participated in 115 conference call meetings during this remote Hill Day. The KidneyCAN

Raising Awareness: World Kidney Cancer Day 2020

June 24th, 2020|Comments Off on Raising Awareness: World Kidney Cancer Day 2020

On June 18th, people from all around the world came together to participate in activities for #WorldKidneyCancerDay, and we're proud to share what KidneyCAN did in partnership with the IKCC

Virtual Town Hall: Tuesday, May 19th at 6:00 ET

May 15th, 2020|Comments Off on Virtual Town Hall: Tuesday, May 19th at 6:00 ET

Kidney Cancer in the Time of COVID-19 We're excited to share this opportunity for those in the kidney cancer community to learn from medical leaders and advocates this coming Tuesday, May 19th, at

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