Over 14 000 patients aged 15-24 are estimated to be diagnosed with cancer in the European Union (EU) each year. Teenagers and young adults (TYA) often fall down gaps between children's and adults cancer services. The specific challenges of providing optimal care to them are described, but we present a summary of recent progress.

Authors: D. Stark, S. Bielack, L. Brugieres, U. Dirksen, X. Duarte, S. Dunn, D.J. Erdelyi, T. Grew, L. Hjorth, J. Jazbec, E. Kabickova, A. Konsoulova, J.R. Kowalczyk, A. Lassaletta, V. Laurence, I. Lewis, A. Monrabal, S. Morgan, G. Mountzios, P.R. Olsen, M. Renard, G. Saeter, W.T. van der Graaf, A. Ferrari A

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