Ground-breaking research presented at top cancer meeting

August 20, 2007

Who: The American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology (ASTRO) - the world's largest radiation oncology society in the world, with more than 9,000 members who specialize in using minimally invasive radiation therapy treatments to treat cancer.

What: 49th Annual Scientific Meeting - "Treating Cancer While Preserving Quality of Life".

When: October 28 - November 1, 2007.


On site media briefing Monday, October 29, with cancer experts and study authors. (Live Web cast available to registered reporters.)

Where: Los Angeles Convention Center, Los Angeles, California, U.S.A.

Why: More than 11,000 top cancer doctors and scientists from around the world will be in attendance to hear the results of 1,300 new research studies about the latest cancer advances. Topics include: Available to qualified journalists: To register for the meeting, please visit the Annual Meeting Media Corner online at http://www.astro.org/annual_meeting/media_corner/ or call 1-800-962-7876.
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American Society for Radiation Oncology

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