Minor diet changes can affect cancer risk, researcher finds
November 9, 2018 | City of Hope
On one hand, City of Hope's Rowan Chlebowski, M.D., Ph.D., is a medical oncologist and breast cancer expert. On the other, he’s a scientist specializing in observational studies who ranks among the most cited researchers in the world.
First-of-its-kind CAR T clinical trial enrolls HER2+ breast cancer patients with brain metastases
October 30, 2018 | City of Hope
City of Hope is now enrolling patients in a phase 1 trial evaluating the safety and efficacy of CAR T cell therapy in patients with HER2+ breast cancer that has metastasized to the brain.
Groundbreaking new CAR T cell trial opens for patients with breast cancer that has spread to the brain
October 30, 2018 | Letisia Marquez
A new City of Hope chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T cell trial – the first to focus on HER2-postive breast cancer patients with brain metastases – is now enrolling potential participants.
'I don't have an expiration date': breast cancer patient finds strength after diagnosis
October 24, 2018 | Maxine Nunes
City of Hope breast cancer patient Dani Ghezzi's story is one to take inspiration from, but also begins as a cautionary tale for early detection.
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.
City of Hope posts higher breast cancer survival rates at all stages
October 9, 2018 | City of Hope
City of Hope is proud of having higher survival rates at all stages of breast cancer than those of the Los Angeles Registry of the National Cancer Institute’s Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) Program.
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.