Also known as gastric cancer, this disease occurs when cancer cells form in tissues that line the stomach.
The progress we have made may only foreshadow a much more intensive fight against cancer that is likely to be characterized by small steps towards a cure and efforts to improve quality of life rather than focus on big breakthroughs alone.
Twenty years ago, there were no effective treatments for the disease from which Marina Symcox was suffering. Learn more about the role clinical trials played in giving Marina a second chance.
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