The Helix Blog
The Helix Blog gives voice to City of Hope graduate students and their research.
May 8, 2015 | Vishnu Samarasimhasubhashchandra
Coffee coffee coffee, no single person’s day is done without having a cup of coffee. Coffee is the best friend for many of us. Recent reports show that scientists (ourselves) are the biggest coffee drinkers of all.
December 13, 2012 | Roberta Nichols
Let’s have another – three – cups of coffee. If you power back four cups of coffee a day, you might be too jittery to hold the cup, but you also might be helping reduce your risk of dying from mouth and throat cancer – by half.
August 9, 2012 | Alicia Di Rado
It’s a headline tempting to any Starbucks fan: “Drinking coffee may cut skin cancer risk.” A recent study showed that the more caffeinated coffee people drink, the lower the chances they’ll develop basal cell carcinoma, the most common kind of skin cancer.