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Roswell Park Findings Will Help Clinicians Select Best Therapy for Patients with Advanced Liver Cancer

New research from Roswell Park Cancer Institute offers clinicians treating patients with advanced liver cancer a way of determining which patients may benefit most from the targeted therapy sorafenib.
28-Jul-2016 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Roswell Park-Led Study: Photoacoustic Imaging Is Promising Option for Noninvasive Monitoring of Prostate Cancer

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While active surveillance is often recommended for patients with nonaggressive prostate cancer to reduce unnecessary treatment, the challenge for clinicians is to monitor and distinguish early-stage tumors from advanced cancers. A team of scientists...
14-Jul-2016 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Nivolumab Extends Survival for Patients with Advanced Kidney Cancer Treated Beyond Disease Progression

In a large randomized study, the immunotherapy drug nivolumab, a checkpoint inhibitor, was shown to be a safe and effective therapy for kidney cancer even in patients who continued treatment after their disease progressed.
4-Jun-2016 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Increase in Obesity Among Pediatric Hodgkin Lymphoma Patients May be Linked to Disease Relapse

A study led by researchers at Roswell Park Cancer Institute and Columbia University Medical Center used advanced imaging methods to evaluate obesity, and suggests a relationship between obesity and disease relapse.
4-Jun-2016 7:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Cancer Diagnosed More Often in Patients with Primary Immunodeficiency Diseases

Roswell Park researchers evaluated the overall and site-specific incidence of cancer among patients registered in USIDNET, and found increased cancer incidence rates, especially in lymphomas, among patients with primary immunodeficiency diseases.
4-Jun-2016 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

T-Cell Receptor Sequencing Reveals Novel Biomarkers for Ovarian Cancer

Researchers used deep T-cell receptor (TCR) sequencing to evaluate the clonal composition of tumor-infiltrating lymphocytes, or TILs, and identify novel prognostic biomarkers in ovarian cancer.
4-Jun-2016 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Lenalidomide Maintenance Therapy Improves Overall Survival for Patients with Multiple Myeloma

Lenalidomide maintenance following stem cell transplant now a standard of care for people with multiple myeloma
4-Jun-2016 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Immunotherapy Developed at Roswell Park Being Tested as Treatment for Multiple Myeloma

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An early-stage clinical trial at Roswell Park will assess whether the SurVaxM cancer vaccine is a safe and effective treatment option for patients with multiple myeloma, in combination with lenalidomide
31-May-2016 10:50 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Roswell Park's Dr. James Marshall Available to Interpret, Comment on Who Statement on Processed Meats and Cancer Risk

27-Oct-2015 5:05 PM EDT

Cancer-Specific Clinical Research Center: New Frontiers in Research at Roswell Park

Clinical trials are the frontier for targeted cancer drugs. Roswell Park Cancer Institute recently opened one of only a few clinical research centers in the U.S. focused exclusively on cancer. The Clinical Research Center, under the direction of...
4-Apr-2008 1:00 PM EDT

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