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How to check for skin cancer (w/infographic)
June 27, 2016

To catch skin cancer at its earliest, most treatable stage, conduct a head-to-toe skin self-exam once a month to check for suspicious moles. Here are other tips for detecting skin cancer.

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Lung cancer patient won't let disease 'steal the beauty of today'
June 23, 2016

A few years ago, before he was diagnosed with stage 4 lung cancer, City of Hope patient AJ Patel had a pronounced fear of cancer. Three years into targeted therapy for non small cell lung cancer he has lost that fear and found beauty from living in the moment.

City of Hope, Novonco Therapeutics Inc. announce first-in-human clinical trial for COH29
June 23, 2016

City of Hope and Novonco Therapeutics Inc. today announced the initiation of a phase 1, first-in-human clinical trial for a promising anti-cancer drug - COH29 - that will be used to treat patients with solid tumors, including breast, colon, ovarian, pancreatic, stomach and lung cancers.

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Researcher receives grant to study aggressive form of breast cancer
June 22, 2016

Victoria Seewaldt, M.D., the Ruth Ziegler professor and chair in the Department of Population Sciences at City of Hope, has received a two-year grant from the Prevent Cancer Foundation to support her research in early detection and triple-negative breast cancer, a highly aggressive form of cancer.

Kety Duron joins City of Hope as chief human resources and diversity officer
June 21, 2016

Accomplished human resources executive Kety Duron has joined City of Hope as chief human resources and diversity officer. Duron will provide executive and strategic oversight for all of City of Hope’s human resources initiatives.