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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


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


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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