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Newswise: Algorithm Reduces Need for Therapy in Children With Intermediate-Risk Neuroblastoma

Algorithm Reduces Need for Therapy in Children With Intermediate-Risk Neuroblastoma

Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center

Roswell Park's Dr. Clare Twist led an effort to develop and validate a new treatment algorithm for infants and children with neuroblastoma. In a new study in the Journal of Clinical Oncology, the team reports that many patients can safely receive less extensive therapy.

Channels: All Journal News, Cancer, Children's Health, Grant Funded News,

Released:
2-Oct-2019 9:50 AM EDT
Newswise: Taking Baby Aspirin Improves Overall Survival for Patients With Head & Neck, Lung Cancer

Taking Baby Aspirin Improves Overall Survival for Patients With Head & Neck, Lung Cancer

Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center

In companion presentations at the American Society for Therapeutic Radiation Oncology Annual Meeting, doctors from Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center report new evidence that low-dose aspirin and other anti-inflammatories may improve survival in patients with some head/neck and lung cancers.

Channels: Cancer, Pharmaceuticals, Medical Meetings,

Released:
18-Sep-2019 11:05 AM EDT
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Newswise: Roswell Park Moving Unique Immunotherapy Platform Forward With $6.42 Million DoD Grant

Roswell Park Moving Unique Immunotherapy Platform Forward With $6.42 Million DoD Grant

Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center

A team from Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center is moving a new three-part strategy for treating advanced cancers forward with support from a DoD grant that will fund a clinical trial in patients with brain-metastatic breast cancer.

Channels: Cancer, Immunology, Women's Health,

Released:
18-Sep-2019 10:40 AM EDT
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Newswise: Roswell Park Secures More Than $15.4 Million in New Funding for Cancer Research

Roswell Park Secures More Than $15.4 Million in New Funding for Cancer Research

Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center

Roswell Park researchers have received recent grant awards totaling more than $15.4 million. These competitive awards include the first National Institutes of Health funding to study a new electronic tobacco device and a state grant supporting Roswell Park's work with the national Cancer Moonshot.

Channels: Budgets and Funding, Cancer,

Released:
13-Aug-2019 4:55 PM EDT
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Newswise: Roswell Park Researchers Identify Immune Biomarker of Response in Patients With Advanced Liver Cancer

Roswell Park Researchers Identify Immune Biomarker of Response in Patients With Advanced Liver Cancer

Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center

Roswell Park researchers have uncovered a biomarker that may help explain why some patients respond better than others to sorafenib, a chemotherapy commonly prescribed for patients with advanced liver cancer.

Channels: Cancer, Immunology, Pharmaceuticals, All Journal News, Grant Funded News,

Released:
13-Aug-2019 4:45 PM EDT
Announcement
Newswise: Roswell Park Team Develops New Method of Tracking Cellular Changes Associated with Cancer

Roswell Park Team Develops New Method of Tracking Cellular Changes Associated with Cancer

Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center

Researchers from Roswell Park have developed a new bioinformatics-based approach for monitoring key changes in cancer cells — a data-driven method that might help to enhance and personalize cancer treatment.

Channels: All Journal News, Cancer, Genetics, Nature (journal), Grant Funded News,

Released:
1-Aug-2019 2:05 PM EDT
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Newswise: Immunotherapy-Chemo Combo Based on Work 
of Roswell Park’s Dr. Ben Seon Gets FDA Approval

Immunotherapy-Chemo Combo Based on Work of Roswell Park’s Dr. Ben Seon Gets FDA Approval

Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center

A cancer therapy based on the work of Ben Seon, PhD, at Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for patients with an aggressive form of non-Hodgkin lymphoma.

Channels: Cancer, Immunology,

Released:
19-Jun-2019 6:05 PM EDT
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Newswise: Roswell Park Physician Leads Development of New Multiple Myeloma Imaging Guidelines

Roswell Park Physician Leads Development of New Multiple Myeloma Imaging Guidelines

Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center

Jens Hillengass, MD, Chief of Myeloma at Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center, led an International Myeloma Working Group (IMWG) effort to compile new recommendations for imaging techniques that offer more sensitive and accurate diagnosis and monitoring for patients with multiple myeloma and other plasma-cell disorders.

Channels: All Journal News, Blood, Cancer,

Released:
13-Jun-2019 2:05 PM EDT
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Newswise: ASCO 2019: Favorable Response for Brain Cancer Patients Receiving Combination Therapy With SurVaxM

ASCO 2019: Favorable Response for Brain Cancer Patients Receiving Combination Therapy With SurVaxM

Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center

With their phase II study in patients with aggressive brain cancer now completed, the developers of the cancer immunotherapy SurVaxM report that combination therapy with the vaccine was more effective than standard therapy for nearly all patients.

Channels: Cancer, Immunology, Neuro, Medical Meetings,

Released:
3-Jun-2019 4:50 AM EDT
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Newswise: Patients’ Own Cells Do the Work in Roswell Park Immunotherapy Study Incorporating Adult Stem Cells

Patients’ Own Cells Do the Work in Roswell Park Immunotherapy Study Incorporating Adult Stem Cells

Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center

A clinical trial underway at Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center will assess a brand-new immunotherapy approach — reprogramming a patient’s blood stem cells to generate a lasting supply of two types of immune cells — in patients with recurrent cancer of the ovaries, fallopian tubes or peritoneum.

Channels: Cancer, OBGYN, Women's Health,

Released:
14-May-2019 10:05 AM EDT
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