Prostate cancer advances help extend a patient's life

September 11, 2018 | Dory Benford

Johnny Lopez's research into the latest prostate cancer treatments, clinical trials, experimental therapies — anything to avoid chemotherapy, and a recommendation from a friend also battling prostate cancer, led him to Tanya Dorff, M.D., and City of Hope.

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Researchers identify new target for potential type 1 diabetes treatment

October 18, 2018 | Katie Neith

Recently a team of researchers led by City of Hope scientists identified a new potential target to keep the immune system stable and islet beta cells healthy, in an effort to keep type 1 diabetes at bay.

Groundbreaking $2 million study will focus on family caregivers

October 15, 2018 | Maxine Nunes

City of Hope researchers have just received a $2 million grant from the National Cancer Institute to study a crucial but rarely examined aspect of patient care and quality of life — the family caregiver.

Bringing leading-edge radiation oncology to the community

October 15, 2018 | Maxine Nunes

Ari Katerelos, M.D., worked as a nurse and a soldier before pursuing his medical degree and specializing in radiation oncology, drawn to the leading-edge technology and treatments being developed in the field. He's now a radiation oncologist at our San Bernardino location.

A triple-negative breast cancer trial has its first success story

October 12, 2018 | Maxine Nunes

Linda Collins's outlook was bleak, thanks to her triple-negative breast cancer diagnosis, until City of Hope oncologist Yuan Yuan, M.D., Ph.D. helped develop a revolutionary new trial to help her.

Crime fighters fight breast cancer with the Pink Patch Project

October 11, 2018 | Maxine Nunes

San Bernardino District Attorney Child Abduction Unit investigative tech and City of Hope breast cancer survivor Michelle Faxon and her law enforcement colleagues are involved with the Pink Patch Project to raise funds for breast cancer research.

Diane Walker: Fighting breast cancer, one screening at a time

October 9, 2018 | Maxine Nunes

Early detection saved Diane Walker's life, and now she is working with City of Hope to raise awareness about breast cancer, in hopes more women will get checked out.

City of Hope scientist weighs in on aspirin's role in cancer prevention

October 5, 2018 | Letisia Marquez

The Journal of the American Medical Association Oncology invited City of Hope’s Victoria Seewaldt, M.D., to provide her expert commentary on two studies published today about ovarian and hepatocellular cancer prevention.

Cardiotoxicity and Breast Cancer

October 5, 2018 | Alison Shore

As a competitive open-water swimmer, Nancy Clifton-Hawkins has always welcomed a challenge. She just never envisioned it coming in the form of cardiotoxicity related to her breast cancer treatment.

Grad student leads groundbreaking study for neurodegenerative disease

October 4, 2018 | Maxine Nunes

As a Ph.D. candidate at City of Hope, Li Li's work with Alexander disease may also shed new light on similar neurodegenerative conditions such as Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.

Life-changing transplant gives sickle cell patient a second chance

October 3, 2018 | Abe Rosenberg

Before her bone marrow transplant at City of Hope, Cierra Jackson's future was uncertain thanks to her sickle cell disease. Now, she's pushing forward with her dreams and helping others with the disease.