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Finally, Data About Alternative Medicine and Cancer

According to Altmetric, which tracks the distribution and discussion of research papers online, a July article by several Yale physicians is the most-discussed paper ever published in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute (JNCI). The title of...
18-Jan-2018 3:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Pediatric Cancer Providers Give Medical Marijuana a Cautious Thumbs-Up


New research by Yale Cancer Center (YCC) researchers shows a majority of pediatric cancer providers endorse the potential use of medical marijuana for children with advanced cancer, although providers who are legally eligible to certify its use are...
11-Dec-2017 12:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

Early Screening for Lung Cancer?


With November Lung Cancer Awareness Month, experts from Yale Cancer Center talk about lung cancer screening and why it is can save lives.
1-Nov-2017 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Liquid Biopsy, Molecular Testing vs. Reimbursement: A Personal Story

Dr. Rogerio Lilenbaum, a board member of NCCN and Chief Medical Officer of Smilow Cancer Hospital at the Yale Cancer Center said that for nonsmall-cell lung cancer, both panel testing and liquid biopsies are appropriate.
11-Oct-2017 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Crystallizing Discovery on a Key Target for Cancer Drugs


Yale Cancer Center scientists now have made a fundamental discovery about EGFR signaling, reported in the journal Cell, that may open the potential for new types of cancer drugs.
11-Oct-2017 1:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

New Discovery about BRCA1


It's been 20 years since the BRCA1 gene was found to predispose women to breast cancer, and researchers at Yale have pinpointed what about the gene's mutation leads to cancer.
6-Oct-2017 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Mystery of Breast Cancer Risk Gene Solved, 20 Years After Its Discovery


More than 20 years after scientists revealed that mutations in the BRCA1 gene predispose women to breast cancer, Yale scientists have pinpointed the molecular mechanism that allows those mutations to wreak their havoc.
6-Oct-2017 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Five Things Everyone Should Know About Breast Cancer


With October marking National Breast Cancer Awareness month, a breast cancer expert at Yale Cancer Center, sorts out the facts about breast cancer and offers simple ways to reduce risk.
2-Oct-2017 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Overcoming Resistance to Immunotherapy


For some cancer patients, the road to remission and healing can have its share of speed bumps. That’s particularly true of patients with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) who develop a secondary, or acquired, resistance to immunotherapy, which...
27-Oct-2017 11:50 AM EDT

Daniel P. Petrylak, MD, on Urothelial Carcinoma: Results of the RANGE Trial

6-Oct-2017 3:05 PM EDT

Yale Expert Wins Prestigious 2017 Warren Alpert Prize


6-Oct-2017 2:05 PM EDT

Backed by Yale Cancer Center Research, FDA Approves New Immunotherapy Drug for Stomach Cancer


22-Sep-2017 4:30 PM EDT

Expert Discusses Future in Metastatic Lung Cancer Treatment

22-Aug-2017 3:05 PM EDT

Expert to Speak on Bevacizumab in Advanced Head and Neck Cancer

7-Jun-2017 10:20 AM EDT

Treatment of EGFR Mutant Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

1-Jun-2017 8:05 AM EDT

Yale Cancer Center Researcher Receives Funding From the American Cancer Society for Research Into BRCA2

31-May-2017 11:05 AM EDT

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