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Desai Sethi Urology Institute Performs First Prepubertal Male Fertility Preservation

The investigational procedure, done in collaboration with University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC), harvests testicular tissue containing stem cells in prepubertal boys who are about to undergo treatments for cancer or other conditions that...
30-Nov-2023 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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‘Safari & Science’ Art Exhibit Merges Art with Science during Art Basel

The 'Safari and Science,' art exhibit at Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center opens Dec. 1. The exhibit blends photographs of Africa with the scientific research Sophia George, Ph.D., is conducting worldwide to control and prevent cancer in the...
29-Nov-2023 8:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Sylvester study: Country of birth a key factor in assessing risk for conditions favorable to stomach cancer development

Researchers at Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center have found that country of birth – not just geographic region – is a key risk factor for gastric intestinal metaplasia, a precursor lesion of stomach cancer.
28-Nov-2023 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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New AI Technique Could Guide Real-time Glioblastoma Treatment

A new AI technique could guide real-time GBM treatment. Researchers are using MRI-guided radiation therapy that pairs daily MRIs with radiation treatment -- automatically tracing tumors in large MRI datasets.
13-Nov-2023 3:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Sylvester research shows how interactions between tumor genes and microenvironment influence treatment response in multiple myeloma

A multicenter study led by researchers at Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center shows how interactions between tumor cells and immune components of the microenvironment can impact treatment responses and outcomes in patients newly diagnosed with...
8-Nov-2023 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Pioneering Sylvester Physician Elected to Society of Neuro-Oncology Board

Macarena de la Fuente, MD, chief of neuro-oncology at Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, has been elected to the Society of Neuro-Oncology (SNO)’s board of directors. She becomes the first Hispanic elected to the multidisciplinary board.
7-Nov-2023 3:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Teaming Up to Tackle Breast Cancer Disparities

The Miami Dolphins and AutoNation have teamed up to fund a $1-million, four-year Breast Cancer Research Foundation project at Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center to investigate critical health disparities that drive mortality among breast cancer...
6-Nov-2023 9:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Sylvester Researcher, Collaborators Explain How Petrochemicals Fuel Cancer Risks

A researcher with Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine and collaborators have penned a commentary highlighting how petrochemicals are a major contributor to cancer risks, resulting in a...
2-Nov-2023 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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World AIDS DAY COVERAGE: HIV/AIDS Experts @UMiamiMedicine Available for Interviews

24-Nov-2023 10:05 AM EST

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Prostate Specialists Deliver Capitol Hill Briefing on Innovative PAE Procedure to Improve Men’s Health

An interventional radiologist and a urologist with UHealth – University of Miami Health System and the Miller School of Medicine highlighted an innovative procedure to treat enlarged prostate glands at a June 5 Capitol Hill briefing on men’s...
12-Jun-2023 6:05 AM EDT

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