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Diagnostic Scan – Ga68

The Gallium 68 scan, used with functional PET imaging, is a nuclear medicine scan that relies on the over-expression of somatostatin receptors to visualize tumours. NETs typically express several somatostatin […]

By | October 4th, 2017|Treatment News|0 Comments

Somatuline (lanreotide) Access in Manitoba & Alberta

As we advised previously, in July of this year the Manitoba government issued a bulletin…/bulletins/bulletin93.pdf that indicated a change in the listing for Somatuline […]

By | October 2nd, 2017|Treatment News|0 Comments

Caprelsa (vandetanib) for Medullary Thyroid Neuroendocrine Cancer

Caprelsa is indicated for the treatment of symptomatic or progressive medullary thyroid cancer (MTC) in adult patients with unresectable locally advanced or metastatic disease.   An application for this […]

By | October 2nd, 2017|Treatment News|0 Comments

Afinitor (everolimus) for Neuroendocrine tumours of Gastrointestinal or Lung origin

Afinitor is currently paid for by provincial drug plans for patients with well-or moderately differentiated neuroendocrine tumours of pancreatic origin (pNET), in patients with unresectable, locally advanced or […]

By | October 2nd, 2017|Treatment News|0 Comments

Dr. Suzanne Richter

It is with profound sadness that we share the news of the passing of Dr. Suzanne Richter, Medical Oncologist on the NET team at London Health Sciences Centre.  […]

By | April 4th, 2017|News|0 Comments

CCO to provide Ga68 Scan to Ontario patients

CCO to provide Ga-Octreotate to Ontario patients free of charge in Sherbrooke

A message from Helena Senta:
“At this time, CCO is proceeding with […]

By | March 28th, 2017|Clinical Trial, Education, Treatment News|0 Comments

Thank you

Thank you to all our donors and volunteers!

As we start anew into 2017, CNETS Canada would like to acknowledge and thank all our donors and volunteers for their […]

By | February 15th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Campaign Shines Spotlight on Rare Cancer

Media Release

Campaign Shines Spotlight on Rare Cancer on November 10th –World NET Cancer Day

Toronto, ON – November 10th, 2016 – Today is World NET Cancer Day. To raise […]

By | November 9th, 2016|Awareness, News|0 Comments


Media Advisory

“LET’S TALK ABOUT NETs” Campaign Shines Spotlight on Rare Cancer

Toronto, ON – October 27, 2016 – Between 12,000 to 15,000 Canadians are estimated to have a rare […]

By | October 27th, 2016|Awareness, News|0 Comments

PRRT Clinical Trial Update – PMH Site

On October 2, 2016, CNETS Canada held a Toronto Patient Education Day entitled PRRT Clinical Trial Update – PMH Site, with presentations by Dr. Rebecca Wong and Dr. Shereen […]

By | October 19th, 2016|Clinical Trial, Education, News, Treatment News|0 Comments