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Roswell Park Nurses Share Their Innovative Practices at Oncology Nursing Society Annual Congress

Evidence-based practice changes led by nurses from Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center will be highlighted at the 48th annual Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) Congress April 26-30, 2023, in San Antonio, Texas.
26-Apr-2023 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Roswell Park Investigators Reveal Changes to Immune Status in Patient Tumors After Radiation

Little is known about how radiation therapy to kill cancer cells affects immune cells and other components of patient tumors. But a study out of Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center is shedding light on that process, providing information that...
25-Apr-2023 2:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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New CAR T-Cell Strategy Highly Effective Against Small Cell Lung Cancer in Preclinical Study

A new approach to chimeric antigen receptor T-cell (CAR T) therapy has shown great promise against small cell lung cancer (SCLC) in a preclinical study. The findings cover new ground in our understanding of how CAR T can be employed against...
25-Apr-2023 1:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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FTD/TPI Plus Oxaliplatin Well-Tolerated But Not Broadly Effective as Treatment for Esophageal Cancer

Research led by Roswell Park's Sarbajit Mukherjee, MD, MS, shows that a new chemotherapy combination — trifluridine/tipiracil (FTD/TPI) and oxaliplatin — is well tolerated and has activity among patients with esophageal cancer.
18-Apr-2023 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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From AACR 2023: Roswell Park Researchers Highlight Patient, Survivor Survey on Cannabis

Results of an anonymous cancer patient and survivor survey conducted by a team from Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center’s Center for Translational Research on Cannabis and Cancer (CTRCC) will be shared at the American Association for Cancer...
18-Apr-2023 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Benefit of Chemotherapy for Patients With Early-Stage Breast Cancer Varies by Tumor Anatomy

Based on a large retrospective study, Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center experts that many patients with early-stage breast cancer with rare variant histology, or tumor anatomy, benefit from chemotherapy.
18-Apr-2023 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Vaping CBD Causes More Severe Lung Damage Than Vaping Nicotine, Roswell Park Study Shows

Vaping cannabidiol (CBD), a compound found in marijuana, leads to more severe lung damage than vaping nicotine, according to a study out of Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center. Until now, research on the health effects of vaping, or using...
27-Feb-2023 12:00 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Low Income Linked to High Recurrence Risk, Poorer Survival in Women With ER-Positive Breast Cancer

Patients with early-stage estrogen receptor-positive breast cancer who live in low-income neighborhoods are likelier to have more-aggressive tumors and significantly lower overall survival (OS) than those in higher-income neighborhoods, according to...
21-Feb-2023 1:00 PM EST Add to Favorites

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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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