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Roswell Park Cancer Institute Named a U.S. News ‘Best Hospital’ For Cancer

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Roswell Park Cancer Institute has been named a 2017–18 Best Hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. The Buffalo, N.Y., comprehensive cancer center was ranked by the news outlet as 33rd among nearly 900 cancer hospitals reviewed...
8-Aug-2017 12:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

FDA Awards Orphan Status to Brain Cancer Vaccine Developed at Roswell Park Cancer Institute

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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has awarded orphan drug status to SurVaxM, a promising immunotherapy vaccine developed at Roswell Park Cancer Institute and being studied as a treatment for glioblastoma, a type of brain cancer.
7-Aug-2017 6:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Spirit of EAGLES Event Focused on Cancer in Native Communities Coming to Niagara Falls, NY in September

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Roswell Park Cancer Institute and the Mayo Clinic Cancer Center are jointly hosting the 10th annual Spirit of EAGLES: Changing Patterns of Cancer in Native Communities conference, to be held Sept. 21–24 in Niagara Falls, New York.
31-Jul-2017 5:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Surgery and High-Dose SBRT Radiation Can Be Combined to Treat Kidney Cancer, Roswell Park Researchers Show

A new study from Roswell Park Cancer Institute reporting the findings of the first clinical trial to evaluate the immune effects of high-dose radiation therapy followed by surgery in patients with advanced kidney cancer may also set the stage for...
19-Jun-2017 4:55 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Roswell Park-Led Research Updates Data on Lenalidomide Maintenance for Patients with Multiple Myeloma

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Dr. Philip McCarthy of Roswell Park Cancer Institute presents updated findings on CALGB/ECOG 100104 study of lenalidomide maintenance therapy for multiple myeloma, adjusting data to account for crossover effect.
6-Jun-2017 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Roswell Park’s Dr. Kunle Odunsi Gives Update on Ovarian Cancer Immunotherapy Study at ASCO Annual Meeting

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Dr. Kunle Odunsi of Roswell Park Cancer Institute presented an update about an ongoing clinical trial involving T-cell engineering to treat advanced ovarian cancer at the ASCO Annual Meeting in Chicago.
6-Jun-2017 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Predictive Tool Developed by Roswell Park-OmniSeq Team Accurately Reflects Response to Checkpoint Inhibition

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Roswell Park and OmniSeq report that a custom algorithm they developed based on a 54-gene signature accurately predicted response to anti-PD-L1 treatment in 90% of the cases they analyzed.
6-Jun-2017 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Researchers Report Encouraging Results From Combination Therapy in Hodgkin Lymphoma

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The authors of a phase II clinical study report that combination therapy with brentuximab vedotin and gemcitabine in patients is “highly active" regimen for patients with Hodgkin lymphoma.
6-Jun-2017 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Roswell Park: Racial Disparities From Cervical Cancer Are a Wake-Up Call

25-Jan-2017 10:05 AM EST

Dr. Igor Puzanov of @RoswellPark Cancer Institute Avail. To Comment on Chan/Zuckerberg $30b Pledge for #Medicalresearch

22-Sep-2016 3:05 PM EDT

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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