From scientific discoveries to promising clinical trials, City of Hope constantly advances new and better ways to improve the lives of people here and throughout the world.
City of Hope has so many breakthroughs in medical research, treatment advances and personal triumphs - and so many stories - that we've tailored our blog, Breakthroughs, to provide something for every reader.
City of Hope is regularly featured in the media as experts in treatment and research for diseases including cancer, diabetes and HIV/AIDS.
Watch the latest on City of Hope’s research efforts and lifesaving care and experience the best of City of Hope in action.
A team from The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) in La Jolla, California, is working with City of Hope’s Center for Gene Therapy to test a cell culture resistant to the HIV virus for efficacy and safety. If testing goes as planned, TSRI and City of Hope investigators may have identified a new treatment for HIV.
Our team of clinical specialists and researchers are pioneering innovative treatments for pediatric cancer and childhood diseases, including advances in gene therapy, immunotherapy and targeted therapy.
At City of Hope, Ella Fitzgerald's legacy lives on with areas on campus honoring her and diabetes research in her name supported by the Ella Fitzgerald Charitable Foundation.
City of Hope's Music, Film and Entertainment Industry Group will present its 2017 Spirit of Life® Award to Coran Capshaw. Focused on management, touring, branding, venues, festivals and record label interests, Capshaw is one of the music industry’s most influential and innovative executives. The Spirit of Life® Award is City of Hope’s highest honor, and each year recognizes a leader whose work has fundamentally impacted the music, film or entertainment industries.
What started as an unplanned lunch date has turned into a potential breakthrough in the treatment of gliomas – a fast-growing, and often deadly type of brain tumor.