June 25, 2018 | Katie Neith
In an effort to improve options for those with liver cancer, a group of researchers have identified a way of potentially treating a broad range of liver diseases and perhaps even other types of cancer.
Pregnant with Cancer: One Patient’s Remarkable Journey
August 15, 2018 | Alison Shore
City of Hope's I. Benjamin Paz, M.D., recognizes the unique dilemma of cancer during pregnancy because mapping the treatment course must consider two lives.
A mind-body approach to treating kidney cancer patients
August 13, 2018 | Zen Vuong
Patients with metastatic kidney cancer who have high rates of distress tend to have poorer overall survival compared to those with low distress, according to a new study by City of Hope researchers.
The Wanek Family Project to Cure Type 1 Diabetes: 18 months later
August 9, 2018 | Dory Benford
Last year, the City of Hope Wanek Family Project to Cure Type 1 Diabetes launched 16 projects across multiple disciplines, including immunology, endocrinology, cellular therapeutics, nutrition and metabolism. Now, 18 months in, we are pleased with our progress and more optimistic than ever about finding a cure.
‘The moment that changed my life’: Researcher Linda Malkas on inspiration and innovation
August 8, 2018 | Dory Benford
City of Hope's Linda Malkas, Ph.D., never envisioned a life in cancer research for herself. She wanted to be an astronaut, but after attending engineering school, she abandoned her interest in going into space.
'The power to change a person’s life for the better': Meet James Shen, M.D.
August 6, 2018 | Maxine Nunes
James Shen, M.D., a medical oncologist at City of Hope's South Pasadena and Arcadia locations, is happy to be back home, serving the area where he grew up.
New stem cell model could be key to slowing Alzheimer's disease
August 3, 2018 | Zen Vuong
City of Hope's Yanhong Shi, Ph.D., developed a stem cell model to test treatments for a rare nervous system disorder and, eventually, Alzheimer's disease.
Latest Advances in Breast Cancer Screening
August 1, 2018 | Kevin Chesley
City of Hope uses the most state-of-the-art lab techniques and imaging strategies to screen patients and, should breast cancer be found, creates personalized treatment plans. Monique White-Dominquez, D.O., specializes in breast cancer screening.