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MD Anderson Plans Free Making Cancer History® Seminar in Atlanta

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center presents it Making Cancer History® Seminar, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 21 at the Grand Hyatt Atlanta in Buckhead, 3300 Peachtree Rd. NE. MD Anderson cancer experts will discuss the...
25-Aug-2016 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

MD Anderson Receives $19.1 Million in CPRIT Awards for Research and Recruitment

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center was awarded $19.1 million in research grants this week from the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT).
19-Aug-2016 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

‘Bursts’ of Chromosome Changes Fuel Breast Cancer Tumor Growth


As with most cancers, triple-negative breast cancer (TNBC) cells have abnormal amounts of chromosomes or DNA copy number aberrations (CNAs) in their genomes. A new study used single cell sequencing technology to provide previously unknown details...
11-Aug-2016 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Making Cancer History®: Free Seminar Comes to Austin

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center brings its signature Making Cancer History® seminar to Austin, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Monday, Sept. 12, at the AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center, 1900 University Ave. Renowned experts...
11-Aug-2016 12:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

New Medical Oncology Textbook Edition Details Latest Cancer Care Advances


The third edition of The MD Anderson Manual of Medical Oncology recently was published, offering detailed updates on the personalized multidisciplinary approach to cancer management and treatment of common and rare cancers pioneered by world-leading...
11-Aug-2016 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Moon Shots Program APOLLO Project Aims to Expose Cancer’s Evasive Action


A study that indicates how advanced melanoma responds to an immunotherapy, published in Cancer Discovery, demonstrates a revolutionary approach from The University of Texas MD Anderson Moon Shots Program that relies on longitudinal sampling and deep...
10-Aug-2016 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Living Legend Luncheon to Honor Kenneth H. Cooper, M.D., M.P.H. In Dallas


The 27th annual A Conversation With a Living Legend® in Dallas, Sept. 28 at the Hilton Anatole, will honor Kenneth H. Cooper, M.D., M.P.H., founder of The Cooper Clinic and The Cooper Institute.
10-Aug-2016 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Immune Analysis of on-Treatment Longitudinal Biopsies Predicts Response to Melanoma Immunotherapy


Immune response measured in tumor biopsies during the course of early treatment predicts which melanoma patients will benefit from specific immune checkpoint blockade drugs, researchers at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center report in...
10-Aug-2016 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Our Experts on Newswise

Can Gender Play a Role in Determining Cancer Treatment Choices?


It is well known that men and women differ in terms of cancer susceptibility, survival and mortality, but exactly why this occurs at a molecular level has been poorly understood.
9-May-2016 12:00 PM EDT

MD Anderson Study Reveals New Insight Into Tumor Progression


Scientists know that activation of growth factor receptors like epidermal growth factor receptors (EGFR) promote tumor progression in many types of cancer.
17-Aug-2015 11:00 AM EDT

Poor Survival Among Colorectal Cancer Patients Tied to Biomarker CSN6


A protein called CSN6 has been found to be correlated with poor survival among patients with colorectal cancer, according to a study at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.
10-Aug-2015 12:00 PM EDT

MD Anderson Study Predicts New Hepatitis C Drugs Will Place a Dramatic Financial Strain on the Health Care System


The cost of treating people infected with the hepatitis C virus (HCV) with newly approved therapies will likely place a tremendous economic burden on the country’s health care system. The prediction comes from a cost-effectiveness analysis led by...
16-Mar-2015 6:00 PM EDT

MD Anderson Joins CATCH Global Foundation to Boost Child Health, Prevent Cancer in Later Years

Cancer prevention experts at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center have allied with the CATCH Global Foundation, whose comprehensive child health program reaches children and their families in more than 10,000 educational settings...
18-Feb-2015 10:00 AM EST

MD Anderson Energy Balance Expert Available for Obesity, Cancer Stories

30-Oct-2013 8:10 PM EDT

MD Anderson Obesity and Cancer Expert Researches Food Addiction

30-Oct-2013 8:00 PM EDT

The HPV Vaccine: What Have We Learned?

Expert at The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center provide insight to parents based on what we've learned about about the HPV vaccine in the past four years.
12-Jan-2010 3:45 PM EST

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