Breakthroughs Blog

City of Hope has so many breakthroughs in cancer, diabetes and HIV/AIDS - and so many stories - that we've tailored our blog, Breakthroughs, to provide something for every reader. Whether the breakthroughs are about medical research, treatment advances or personal triumphs, they're all connected.

Krissy Kobata - Mixed Race Bone Marrow Transplants | City of Hope
#TeamKrissy Raises Awareness of Need for Mixed-race Bone Marrow Donors

September 11, 2017 | Samantha Bonar

A mere 4 percent of those on the bone marrow transplant registry are of mixed-race background, making it very difficult for those in this population to find a donor.

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Scientists look to protect lymphoma survivors

December 15, 2011 | City of Hope Staff

Sometimes lymphoma treatment has an unexpected and tragic side effect: Patients can later develop an aggressive form of leukemia or a related blood disease. But City of Hope scientists recently pinpointed a few genetic changes that seem to identify the patients most at risk.

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