April 24, 2019 | Michael Easterling and Samantha Bonar
City of Hope’s bone marrow transplant program recently performed the procedure on its 15,000th patient, a remarkable milestone considering that the initiative started with just two physicians, three beds and guarded expectations in 1976.
City of Hope awarded $7.5M to develop treatment for rare cancer
April 3, 2019 | Zen Vuong
City of Hope recently received $7.5 million in grant awards to study a rare type of blood cancer that affects the skin: cutaneous T cell lymphoma.
Surprising Diagnosis Leads Skin Cancer Patient to City of Hope
May 29, 2018 | Robert Young
Barbara Dorfman ran a large nursery school for 25 years, helped raise five children and has enjoyed an exceptionally active lifestyle with her husband, but nothing could prepare her for the diagnosis she received four years ago.
Patient with Rare Skin Cancer Grateful for City of Hope Dermatology Team
May 22, 2018 | Robert Young
When what he thought was just a rash on his forehead spread to his face and neck, Joshua Singer sought medical help. After a number of treatments failed to figure out the problem, he turned to City of Hope, and renowned dermatologist Christiane Querfeld. M.D., Ph.D.
The Many Types of Skin Cancer: What You Should Know
May 21, 2018 | Kevin Chesley
Skin cancer is a largely survivable and curable form of cancer. Even its most rare and aggressive form, melanoma, has a high cure rate thanks to leading-edge treatments. But it’s still important to be careful, according to City of Hope Christiane Querfeld, M.D., Ph.D.
5 Things to Know About Skin Cancer
February 5, 2018 | Kevin Chesley
Skin cancer is the most commonly diagnosed malignancy. Most forms are not life-threatening, except for the rarest form, melanoma. However, even this most aggressive form of skin cancer has a high cure rate, thanks to new leading-edge treatments.
Meet Our Doctors: Farah Abdulla, M.D.
January 12, 2018 | Josh Jenisch
Dermatologist and dermatopathologist Farah Abdulla, M.D., said that one reason she was so excited to accept a position at City of Hope is the level of resources available to patients, even those who lack access to care.
10 things you should know about cutaneous T cell lymphoma
June 29, 2016 | City of Hope
Cutaneous T cell lymphoma (CTCL), a type of non-Hodgkin lymphoma that originates in the skin, shouldn’t be confused with skin cancer. Because it’s rare and difficult to understand, City of Hope put together this list of important information you might not know about CTCL.