• 肺癌基因檢測計劃

    申請日期:即日起至2023年2月28日
    名額:每月5位(額滿即止)
    對象:肺癌病人

    肺癌義診計劃

    申請日期:即日起至2022年12月31日
    名額:每月10位(額滿即止)
    對象:新確診的肺癌病人

    乳癌​義診計劃

    申請日期:即日起至2022年12月31日
    名額:每月10位(額滿即止)
    對象:已經擴散的乳癌病人

  • ABOUT US/關於我們

    The society is established for objectives and purposes as follows: To promote education and exchange of knowledge in the fields of solid tumours.To facilitate research for improving the knowledge of solid tumours.To endeavor to improve the standard of care for patients with solid tumours.To organise scientific and social meetings in order to encourage interchange of knowledge and to stimulate co-operation in the management, control and treatment of various solid tumours.

  • NGS CONSORTIUM/次世代基因聯盟

    We connect all commercially available laboratories that offer state-of-art next-generation sequencing technology

    Science Park, HONG KONG

    The name ‘Sanomics’ is derived from the word of Sanguis, the Latin word for blood, and genomics, which stands for the study of genes.

    Since the launch of Sanomics, “Patient First” has always been our principle. Putting patients’ needs as our top priority, we strive to revolutionize current cancer treatments by providing safe and efficient liquid-based and tissue-based genomic tests to patients. We aim to provide easy and convenient access to our services and help doctors decide personalized cancer solutions for patients.

    Boston, USA

    Our work offers more than information; it can inspire hope in patients, families, friends, physicians, and caregivers.

     

    Through constant innovation, we can make breakthroughs to help achieve improved outcomes for more individuals living with cancer. That’s why we foster a collaborative culture that motivates us to do our best work and be a partner in every patient's journey.

     

    Our approach combines genomic profile products and data services to generate insights that can help doctors match patients to more treatment options and help accelerate the development of new therapies.

    Taipei, TAIWAN

    ACT Genomics is a world-leading cancer solution provider. We offer precision medicine services in Taiwan, Singapore, Hong Kong, and Japan. We combine experts of tumor biology, cancer genomics, and bioinformatics to provide treatment guidelines for solid tumors, relapse, drug resistance, as well as cancer monitoring, risk assessment, and immunotherapy evaluation. Through cutting-edge next-generation sequencing (NGS) platforms, bioinformatics analysis, and comprehensive service offerings, we are dedicated to turning every cancer patient’s genetic information into actionable resolutions.

  • ETHICAL COMMITEE/醫學倫理委員會

    Hong Kong Oncology Study Group (HKOSG)

    Research Ethics Committee (REC)

     

    The REC is a committee of HKOSG. It operates according to the ICHGCP guidelines and ethics principles that have their origin in the Declaration of Helsinki. It helps to approve, review and monitor clinical research, with respect to ethical requirements, upon the submission of request by HKOSG members.

     

    There is no deadline for applications for ethical clearance. The processing time from submission of application to notification of approval will normally take not more than 3 weeks, provided that the submitted application form is properly completed with all required documents attached.

  • CLINICAL TRIALS/臨床研究

    Clinical trials play a significant role in the development of medical breakthroughs and new approaches. These trials are key to the advancement of medicine, and yet patients are rarely aware of their value or availability. As a leading oncology study group, we would like to raise patient awareness and participation. We’ll show you what’s involved in a clinical trial, why such trials are so important and what unique value they bring to patients in the video below:

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    Below is a summary of our use of cookies, for a fuller explanation of what a cookie is please visit "aboutcookies.org".
    
    In general terms, cookies are small text files which are sent to your web browser and stored on your computer's hard disk. Cookies act as a memory for a website, allowing that website to remember your computer on your return visits. This is particularly important for websites that require you to sign in as it speeds up your access. We use both session cookies (which exist only until you close your web browser) and persistent cookies (which exist for a longer, specified period of time).
    
    Some of our advertising banners may send a cookie to your hard disk (whether or not you click the banner). If you subsequently visit the advertised website we will know that you have seen our banner. This allows us to keep track of the success rates of such banners.
    
    We also include web beacons (also known as clear GIFs or web bugs) in our emails to track the success of our marketing campaigns. This means that if you open an email from us and click an embedded link, we can see which pages of the site you visit. Our web beacons do not store additional information on your computer but, by communicating with our cookies on your computer, they can tell us when you have opened your email. If you object to web beacons, we recommend that you follow the instructions for deleting existing cookies and disabling future cookies below. We will still know how many of our emails are opened and we will automatically receive your IP address, a unique identifier of your computer or other access device; but we will not identify you as an individual because this information is aggregated.
    
    The majority of web browsers accept cookies, but you can usually change the web browser's settings to refuse new cookies, disable existing ones or simply let you know when new ones are sent to your hard disk. However, please be aware that, if you refuse or disable cookies, some of the website's functionality may be lost, for example, banner displays.
    
    If you want to delete any cookies that are already on your computer, please refer to the instructions for your file management software to locate the file or directory that stores cookies. Our cookies will have the file names username@www.sitename.txt. If you want to stop cookies being stored on your computer in future, please refer to your browser manufacturer's instructions by clicking "Help" in your browser menu. Further information on deleting or controlling cookies is available at "www.aboutcookies.org".
    
    
    
    10. Children
    
    Our website is directed at an adult audience (such as healthcare professionals, investors and individuals seeking information about healthcare products). We do not knowingly collect information from or about children. Please do not use this website if you are under 18.
    
    
    
    11. Improper Conduct 
    
    We may use the information we gather and/or receive about you to investigate and help prevent unlawful activity or activity that threatens our network or otherwise jeopardises the provision of this website and we may disclose such information to third parties (such as the police) for these purposes.
    
    
    
    12. Access and Corrections
    
    If we collect personal data about you, then you have a right under data protection law to request access to that personal data (for which we may charge a small fee). You also have a right to require any inaccuracies in your information to be corrected free of charge. You can ask us to modify your details by sending an e-mail to enquiry@hkosg.org.hk.
    
    
    Please state your name, username (if any), registration details (if any) and the name of this website clearly on all communications.
    
    
    
    13. Other Information
    
    You should note that if our business (or any part of it) is sold or transferred at any time, the information we hold may form part of the assets transferred although it will still only be used in accordance with this Privacy Policy.
    
    For quality control and training purposes, we may monitor or record your communications with us.
    
    
    
    14. How to Contact Us
    
    If your personal details change, if you change your mind about any of your marketing preferences or have any feedback and questions on this Privacy Policy please send an e-mail to enquiry@hkosg.org.hk.