June 25, 2019 | City of Hope
City of Hope has accelerated its plans for a $1 billion comprehensive cancer campus in Orange County, bringing highly specialized cancer care, clinical trials, precision medicine and early detection to the nation’s sixth most populous county.
Breakthroughs on the Road Toward a CMV Vaccine
January 20, 2017 | Letisia Marquez
A team from City of Hope is working on a vaccine for congenital cytomegalovirus (CMV), symptoms of which can range from hearing and vision loss to intellectual disability to small head size to frequent seizures. More than half of adults over the age of 40 are infected with the virus.
Study finds Triplex vaccine safe for use in healthy populations
December 14, 2016 | City of Hope
Data published in Blood supports ongoing phase 2 trial of Triplex in allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplant recipients.
City of Hope researchers test vaccine targeting a harmful virus in stem cell transplant patients
November 3, 2016 | By City of Hope
Patients undergoing a stem cell or solid organ transplant from a donor are at a particularly high risk of experiencing complications associated with CMV, which is why City of Hope researchers are working so diligently to develop a vaccine that combats the virus.
CMVPepVax vaccine reduces complications post stem cell transplants
December 23, 2015 | Jyoti Madhusoodanan
City of Hope researchers report that the vaccine CMVPepVax is safe and elicits a protective immune response when administered to stem cell transplant recipients.