Connecting the Oncology Community in Oklahoma

OSCO serves as the hub for oncology-related news and advances in Oklahoma. Our organization is made up of clinics and healthcare professionals working together to safeguard the rights of patients and to maintain high medical and ethical standards in the industry.

News

Merck announces new FDA approval for KEYTRUDA®

Merck would like to inform you that the FDA has approved KEYTRUDA® (pembrolizumab) Injection 100 mg, in combination with chemotherapy, with or without bevacizumab, for the treatment of patients with persistent, recurrent, or metastatic cervical cancer whose tumors express PD-L1 (CPS ≥1) as determined by an FDA-approved test.    •  PD-L1 diagnostic testing is required prior to initiating treatment with […]

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Novartis announces new treatment approval for SCEMBLIX®

Novartis is pleased to announce that SCEMBLIX® (asciminib) tablets is now approved for the treatment of adult patients with: ·  Philadelphia chromosome-positive chronic myeloid leukemia (Ph+ CML) in chronic phase (CP), previously treated with 2 or more tyrosine kinase inhibitors (TKIs) ○     This indication is approved under accelerated approval based on major molecular response (MMR). Continued approval […]

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Oncopeptides withdraws Pepaxto® in US, scale down organization and focus on R&#

October 22, 2021     Subject: Voluntary withdrawal of PEPAXTO® (melphalan flufenamide) for the treatment of relapsed or refractory multiple myeloma   Dear Healthcare Provider:  This letter is to inform you about important information regarding PEPAXTO in the United States.  On October 22, 2021, Oncopeptides announced the decision to voluntarily withdraw the US accelerated approval for […]

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Upcoming Events

Join the Oklahoma Society of Clinical Oncology, Inc. for our fall meeting on November 6, 2021, ASCO Direct™, an officially licensed program of the American Society of Clinical Oncology®.  This virtual meeting will break down the most clinically relevant abstracts from ASCO’s annual symposium, allowing attendees to engage with the latest strategies in oncology education.  All exhibitors will have access to the full meeting application and will be able to view all the virtual sessions.  Details of the virtual meeting are:

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Your company can sponsor OSCO and the work we do by becoming a corporate member today! For more information or to sign up, contact Kathy Musson, OSCO Executive Director at kmussonokc@gmail.com or by phone at 405-850-8334.

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Who We Are

Who We Are

The Oklahoma Society of Clinical Oncology (OSCO) is Oklahoma’s only professional organization that represents all those in oncology. Our membership works to advance the sciences of hematology and oncology and its sub-specialties, and to improve services to the public by studying the socio-economic aspects of the practice of our members.

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