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.
July 11, 2017 | Denise Heady
A collaboration with The Jackson Laboratory expands access to leading-edge research capabilities to find new treatments for life-threatening diseases.
December 1, 2016 | City of Hope
In this Q and A, Steven T. Rosen, M.D., provost and chief scientific officer for City of Hope, answers questions about the importance of precision of medicine in the fight against cancer and how the City of Hope and TGen alliance will advance research and treatment using this approach.
November 30, 2016 | City of Hope
City of Hope is joining forces with the Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen) to accelerate the speed with which scientists and medical staff can convert research discoveries into cures for patients.
November 11, 2015 | Cary A. Presant, M.D.
City of Hope's Cary A. Presant, M.D., likes what he sees when he looks back at treatment advances in breast cancer during the past year. A renowned hematologist and medical oncologist, Presant gives his take on recent changes in screening recommendations, chemotherapy regimens and preventative hormonal therapy.
June 15, 2015 | Sara Lewis
Russell Rockne joins Beckman Research Institute of City of Hope to build the new Division of Mathematical Oncology. Many oncologists, not to mention their patients, might think that there's no place for mathematical analysis in the treatment of cancer.
March 27, 2015 | Tami Dennis
Precision medicine holds promise – on that doctors, especially cancer specialists, can agree. But this sophisticated approach to treatment, which incorporates knowledge about a person’s genetic profile, environment and lifestyle, isn’t yet standard for all cancers.
February 23, 2015 | Nicole White
With precision medicine now a national priority, City of Hope has joined a novel research partnership designed to further understanding of cancer at the molecular level, ultimately leading to more targeted cancer treatments.
April 10, 2013 | Darrin Joy
Everything from the human genome project to social media is producing “big data.” And to help medicine become more personalized, some adventurous biomedical researchers are tapping into these vast amounts of information to pinpoint the key factors affecting health.