1. Concern at lack of teenage patients in cancer trials

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    Age limits on clinical trials need to be more flexible to allow more teenage cancer patients the chance to access new treatments, according to a report from the National Cancer Research Institute (NCRI), published in the Lancet Oncology today (Monday).

    "Right now too many of our young patients are needlessly falling through the gap between paediatric and adult cancer trials" - Dr Lorna Fern

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