As a leader in translational research, our insights into gene therapy, recombinant DNA technology, cancer biology and other fields are responsible for bringing the world greater understanding of cancer, HIV/AIDS and other life-threatening diseases.
City of Hope is one of only 45 Comprehensive Cancer Centers in the country, the highest designation awarded by the National Cancer Institute to institutions that lead the way in cancer research, treatment, prevention and education.
To facilitate scientific progress, City of Hope provides investigators and their laboratory teams access to sophisticated support services and state-of-the-art equipment.
The Office of Technology Licensing works closely with City of Hope inventors to identify, protect, and create effective strategies to commercially advance their inventions and technologies.
The Irell & Manella Graduate School of Biological Sciences trains students in a collaborative and diverse environment to apply their talents and creativity to advance understanding in seeking the cures for diseases.
City of Hope scientists and doctors are on the forefront in the fight against breast cancer, conducting research that will ultimately result in less invasive and more effective treatments for women worldwide.
For Breast Cancer Awareness Month, City of Hope is delivering leading-edge treatments to women and men recently diagnosed with breast cancer, working to find new treatments and cures for those who will be diagnosed in the future, and, ultimately, trying to prevent breast cancer from occurring at all.
Emily Taylor was 28 years old and about to celebrate two years of marriage with Miles, her college sweetheart, when a wheeze brought her to a doctor's office. A former athlete who had never smoked, Taylor was stunned when a scan revealed she had Stage 4 lung cancer.
When Cindy Pasternak learned of her husband's cancer diagnosis on April 1, 2014, she hoped it was an April Fool's joke. But medical tests had revealed that what David Pasternak, then 63, a successful Los Angeles attorney, had dismissed as a persistent case of bronchitis was, in fact, something far more grave.
Metabolism is the chemical processes that occur within a living organism in order to maintain life. But what causes disorders of the metabolism, including diabetes?
Dept of Surgery ~ Pre-Operative Conference October 05, 2015
Dept of Surgery: Title - DSO Educational Conference October 06, 2015
Breast Oncology Educational Series October 06, 2015
Department of Surgery Melanoma Tumor Board RSS October 06, 2015