March 13, 2018 | Denise Heady
Fourteen years ago, neurosurgeon and scientist Rahul Jandial, M.D., Ph.D., began to travel to underserved countries to perform brain surgeries on disadvantaged children.
Wolf in sheep's clothing: breast cancer cloaks itself in brain proteins to invade the brain
March 14, 2017 | Denise Heady
More women than ever are surviving breast cancer only to die of secondary brain tumors years after they’ve been declared cancer-free. This is particularly true for patients with the breast cancer subtype HER2-positive. Now City of Hope researchers have discovered how this happens.
Inside the Lab: Slowing Down Estrogen Boosters to Treat Breast Cancer
February 16, 2017 | Denise Heady
City of Hope scientists have identified a new, potential treatment for breast cancers that exhibit a resistance against a common type of drug used to treat the disease.