Researchers in the Center for Immunotherapy at Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) have evaluated the human leukocyte antigen (HLA), a group of genes that help regulate the body's immune system, for underlying differences in ovarian cancer patients' response to therapy. Show More Summary
Researchers from the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (MIPT), the Engelhardt Institute of Molecular Biology (EIMB RAS), the Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry (IBCh) and a number of other Russian research centers have developed a new method of diagnosing colorectal cancer. The results of the study have been published in Cancer Medicine. read more
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center brings its signature Making Cancer History(r) seminar to Raleigh, N.C., for the first time, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Wednesday, June 8, at the McKimmon Conference and Training Center, 1101 Gorman St. Show More Summary
If you're seeking an expert to discuss a new study (in Nature) about the future of personalized breast cancer treatment, Dr. Amanda (Mandy) Paulovich, Oncologist and Geneticist at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and one of the study's authors, is available.
The University of Louisville has expanded its oncology research strength through the addition of approximately 33,000 human tissue samples and specimens.
MIAMI, May 23, 2016 - A recent study by researchers at Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine revealed that triple-negative breast cancer (TNBC), which has generally been unresponsive...Show More Summary
Researchers at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center have discovered mutations that may fuel early cancer growth in precancerous colorectal tissue from high-risk patients.
Director of the Center for Integrative Proteomics Research at Rutgers University, Stephen K. Burley, MD, DPhil, has been named as co-leader of the Cancer Pharmacology Research Program at Rutgers Cancer Institute.
Humans of New York photographer Brandon Stanton is using his viral fundraising prowess to help pediatric cancer patients at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, reports Crains NY. Sure, with 17.6 million Facebook users and 5.3 million Instagram followers it’s pretty “easy” to raise millions for a cause. Show More Summary
Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Inc.,and The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center today announced the formation of a strategic alliance to discover and develop novel cancer therapeutics.
Former Cleveland Browns center Tom DeLeone died Sunday morning after he was diagnosed with brain cancer in 2011, per Nate Ulrich of the Akron Beacon Journal (via Ohio.com). DeLeone was 65 years old when he died. DeLeone played for Ohio...Show More Summary
Tom DeLeone, a longtime NFL center and two-time Pro Bowler, has died after a long battle with brain cancer. He was 65. The Browns, DeLeone’s team from 1974 to 1984, confirmed his death this morning. DeLeone was born and raised in Ohio and spent his football career there. An All-American at Ohio State, DeLeone was…
This time, during a series on Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center's pediatric unit, he and his followers outdid themselves. 97,541 people raised $3,597,495 in 15 days.
Humans of New York photographer Brandon Stanton is using his viral fundraising prowess to help pediatric cancer patients at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. The 32-year-old blogger had helped... To view the full story, click the title link.
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center will receive $10.6 million in funding from the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT) for two collaborative studies targeting crucial issues in lung cancer.
In a new study using mice and lab-grown human cells, a scientific team led by Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center researchers show how a triple-drug cocktail can shrink triple-negative breast cancers by killing off cancer cells and halting new tumor growth.
MIAMI, May 18, 2016 -- A team of researchers at Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine recently discovered a novel, non-toxic approach to treating a wide variety of cancers. The treatment...Show More Summary
Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Hamilton (RWJ Hamilton) have announced the appointment of breast surgeon Firas Eladoumikdachi, MD, FACS, as Program Director for the Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey at Hamilton - the cancer center at RWJ Hamilton. Show More Summary
If there's a cynical, bitter, center of the universe, Mark Hamill stands at the point that it's furthest from. The Star Wars actor may truly be the nicest human being currently walking the earth. As far as we can figure, Mark Hamill spends his days doing one of two things, filming Star Wars movies and donating his time to worthy causes. Show More Summary
Madeline Harris and Kristen Noles centered their careers on caring for patients at UAB Hospital; now they celebrate five years of breast cancer survivorship for Noles.