Yale Cancer Center researchers have identified what causes a third of all myelomas, a type of cancer affecting plasma cells. The findings, published in the Feb. 11 issue of the New England Journal of Medicine, could fundamentally change the way this cancer and others are treated.
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center will share novel research findings, cancer prevention tips and advances driven by the institution's Moon Shots Program at an educational event in Palm Beach, Feb. 20 at The Colony Hotel, 155 Hammon Ave.
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSK) and Miami Cancer Institute at Baptist Health South Florida announce the beginning of a dynamic and forward-thinking collaboration aimed at improving patient access to the latest and most effective cancer treatment advances and the highest caliber of cancer care. Show More Summary
Cancer patients who miss two or more radiation therapy sessions have a worse outcome than fully compliant patients, investigators at Montefiore Einstein Center for Cancer Care (MECCC) and Albert Einstein College of Medicine's NCI-designated Albert Einstein Cancer Center have found.
DALLAS - Feb. 8, 2016 - An experimental nanoparticle therapy that combines low-density lipoproteins (LDL) and fish oil preferentially kills primary liver cancer cells without harming healthy cells, UT Southwestern Medical Center researchers report. read more
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Some of the 267 asylum seekers Australia wants to deport to an offshore immigration center following a court ruling are suffering from cancer and other terminal illnesses, a senior government official said on Mond...
Scientists at the Children's Medical Center Research Institute at UT Southwestern (CRI) have pioneered a new method for conducting in-depth research on malignant tumors in patients, in the process discovering new complexities underlying cancer biology and overturning a nearly century-old perception about cancer metabolism.
Breast Cancer Patients Have Enhanced Access to Breast Surgery Expertise in Ocean and Monmouth Counties
ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- One of the most common cancer-causing genes has continuously stymied researchers' efforts to develop treatments against it. Now, researchers at the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center have dug deeper and exposed a key interaction that may contribute to why mutations in KRAS lead to cancer. read more
DALLAS - Feb. 4, 2016 - Scientists at the Children's Medical Center Research Institute at UT Southwestern (CRI) have pioneered a new method for conducting in-depth research on malignant tumors in patients, in the process discovering new complexities underlying cancer biology and overturning a nearly century-old perception about cancer metabolism. read more
Before he died of colon cancer on July 10, 2015, former Oakland Raiders quarterback Ken Stabler agreed to donate his brain to Boston University’s Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy Center for research. The results of that research have come back and they confirm that Stabler suffered from CTE. Stabler passed away at the age of 69, but according to […]
Mayo Clinic team members are raising their hands to raise awareness on World Cancer Day. The goal of the "Talking Hands" social media project is to create a global conversation about cancer education and research. In this Mayo Clinic Minute, Jeff Olsen shows you a few ways the Mayo Clinic Cancer Education Program supports these initiatives every […]
ROCHESTER, Minn. — In a review article published in the Feb. 4 issue of the New England Journal of Medicine, a pair of Mayo Clinic Cancer Center researchers provide an in-depth look at the issues associated with the care of women in families with hereditary breast and ovarian cancer syndrome who have not yet developed […]
Dr. Ana Maria Gonzales-Angulo and her colleague (and lover) Dr. George Blumenschein were on the staff at the University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas. Dr. Gonzales-Angulo, a breast cancer oncologist had attended...Show More Summary
It’s the worst and most obvious political snow job in history. The media uses Donald Trump for ratings. Donald Trump uses the media to keep himself front and center in the Republican field, and as an object of two minutes’ hate for his crowd. Show More Summary
An immuno-oncology collaboration with potential applicability in a wide range of oncology indications
David J. McConkey, Ph.D., has been appointed director of the Johns Hopkins Greenberg Bladder Cancer Institute, whose members include experts from the Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center, the James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute, and the school of medicine's departments of Radiation Oncology and Molecular Radiation Sciences, Surgery, and Pathology.
There were thousands of media members at the SAP Center in San Jose on Monday night, but there's no doubt that Austin Denton was the cream of the crop. The 14-year-old drew plenty of rave reviews for his interview of Denver Broncos quarterback...Show More Summary
The Cancer Center at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) today announced the launch of a new online community that will offer support and information for people with cancer, their friends, families and caregivers.
SEATTLE - In a 14-year study involving more than 2,000 teen smokers in 50 Washington state high schools, a team of cancer prevention researchers at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center has found that one year of telephone counseling...Show More Summary