A protector for PTEN, a tumor-thwarting protein often missing in cancer cells, has emerged from research led by scientists at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center published online at Nature Cell Biology."We discovered that...Show More Summary
This week's advertising round-up features work for The Samaritans, NBA, Pizza Express, Iceland, Honda, Comic Relief, and Brazilian charity AC Camargo Cancer Center. We begin, however, with this amusing spot for French paper company Double A, which points out that Double A paper is not just any old paper...
HOUSTON – A protector for PTEN, a tumor-thwarting protein often missing in cancer cells, has emerged from research led by scientists at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center published online at Nature Cell Biology this week. "We...Show More Summary
Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA) and UW Medicine are pleased to announce that UW Physician Dr. William P. Hammond will join the SCCA oncology program based on UW Medicine's Northwest Hospital & Medical Center campus. A nationally recognized oncologist with more than 35 years of experience, Dr. Show More Summary
Story ideas for this month include Alzheimer's disease, brain cancer research, ALS, mitral valve repair, Autism research and more.
John Miller is back in action after a four-month absence to battle tongue cancer. Miller’s emotional return to the stage came Saturday night when The Travelers played at the Lucketts, Va., community center. If Miller hadn’t talked about his illness from stage, few in the […]
A University of Colorado Cancer Center study published in the journal Cancer shows that using crizotinib to treat ALK positive non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) appears to reduce kidney function when assessed by one of the most commonly used clinical methods. Show More Summary
The Oklahoma Sooners and Michigan State Spartans will square off Saturday night at the Barclays Center in New York for the title game of the annual Coaches vs. Cancer Classic. The Sooners survived their semifinal game over Seton Hall with an 86-85 win over the Pirates. Show More Summary
The No. 1-ranked Michigan State Spartans are squaring off with the Virginia Tech Hokies during semifinal No. 2 of the Coaches vs. Cancer Classic at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. Tonight's winner faces Oklahoma in the championship, which airs at 9:30 p.m. Show More Summary
New Orleans, LA – A study led by Madhwa Raj, PhD, Research Professor in Obstetrics and Gynecology at LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans and its Stanley S. Scott Cancer Center, has found that a super cocktail of six natural compounds...Show More Summary
One of New York's top hospitals, the first one in the world dedicated to treating cancer, is not currently included in any Obamacare plans being sold in the state. Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is one of the largest cancer hospitals...Show More Summary
A University of Colorado Cancer Center study published today in the journal Cancer shows that using crizotinib to treat ALK positive non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) appears to reduce kidney function when assessed by one of the most commonly used clinical methods.
Loyola University Medical Center is enrolling melanoma patients in the first clinical trial in the Midwest of an experimental vaccine that trains a patient's immune system to fight the deadly cancer.
Move over, Katy Perry. Here comes Morgan Platt, a 10-year-old girl with cancer from Avon, Conn., who is roaring louder than ever. Platt wanted to spread awareness about her cancer (along with other types of cancers being treated at Connecticut...Show More Summary
The second annual Forbes Healthcare Summit was held on October 10, 2013, in the Allen Room at Jazz at Lincoln Center in Manhattan. More than 250 executives, entrepreneurs, researchers and policy makers attended. This interview between Rick Unger and Gina M. Villani was conducted there. Dr Gina M. Villani of the Center for Cancer Care [...]
MD Anderson Cancer Center Orlando has received a prestigious national accreditation for its treatment of breast disease. The Breast Care Center has been granted a three-year/full accreditation designation by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC), a program administered by the American College of Surgeons.
A new study involving eight Italian research centers concluded that an aligned approach to the treatment of advanced bladder cancer is much needed, while confirming previously published results on survival estimates of associated salvage therapies.
Researchers at UCLA's Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center have developed a new technique for fighting deadly and hard-to-treat pancreatic cancer that uses two different types of nanoparticles, the first type clearing a path into tumor cells for the second, which delivers chemotherapy drugs. read more
CHICAGO (AP) — Identical twins who both had breast cancer are recovering after rare reconstruction surgery at the University of Chicago Medical Center.
A University of Colorado Cancer Center study recently published in the Journal of the American Medical Association: Dermatology shows that a handful of academic journals have successfully leveraged social media to reach many times the readers of the journals themselves. Show More Summary