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Study Finds Few Physicians are Recommending HPV Vaccination for Boys

Research from Moffitt Cancer Center shows family physicians and pediatricians are not always recommending vaccination against human papillomavirus (HPV) for young male patients. Approximately 6 million people are newly infected with HPV each year, a...
18-Sep-2014 10:00 AM EDT

Moffitt Cancer Center Researchers Help Lead International Efforts to Find New Genetic Links to Prostate Cancer

Researchers at Moffitt Cancer Center, including Center Director Thomas A. Sellers, Ph.D., M.P.H., Jong Park, Ph.D. and Hui-Yi Lin, Ph.D., have discovered 23 new regions of the genome that influence the risk for developing prostate cancer, according...
17-Sep-2014 10:00 AM EDT

Moffitt Cancer Center Researchers Develop New Way to Combat Drug Resistance for Melanoma Patients

Moffitt Cancer Center researchers developed a new way to identify possible therapeutic targets for patients with drug resistant melanoma. It involves using liquid chromatography-multiple reaction monitoring mass spectrometry to measure biomarkers or...
30-Jun-2014 11:00 AM EDT

Involving a Genetic Health Care Professional May Improve Quality, Reduce Unnecessary Testing

A new Moffitt Cancer Center study published Thursday in Genetics in Medicine shows that counseling from a genetic health care provider before genetic testing educates patients and may help reduce unnecessary procedures.
13-Jun-2014 10:00 AM EDT

Moffitt Cancer Center Researchers Develop Process to Help Personalize Treatment for Lung Cancer Patients

Moffitt Cancer Center researchers, in collaboration with the Lung Cancer Mutation Consortium, have developed a process to analyze mutated genes in lung adenocarcinoma to help better select personalized treatment options for patients. Adenocarcinoma...
3-Jun-2014 12:05 PM EDT

Moffitt Cancer Center Instrumental in New Clinical Guidelines for Cancer-Related Fatigue

Fatigue is a debilitating problem for cancer patients undergoing treatment; however, it also poses a huge detriment after treatment and can significantly affect quality of life. Approximately 30 percent of cancer patients endure persistent fatigue...
30-May-2014 3:00 PM EDT

Ohio State and Moffitt Form World’s Largest Cancer Research Collaboration for Big Data; More Than 100,000 Patients Already Participating

Two of North America’s leading cancer centers, Moffitt Cancer Center and The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center – Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute (OSUCCC-James), today announced what is...
30-May-2014 10:00 AM EDT

Moffitt Cancer Center’s Phase 3 Study May Be Game-Changer for Acute Myeloid Leukemia

Moffitt Cancer Center researchers say clinical trials for a new experimental drug to treat acute myeloid leukemia (AML) are very promising. Patients treated with CPX-351, a combination of the chemotherapeutic drugs cytarabine and daunorubicin, are...
24-Apr-2014 8:00 AM EDT

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