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Fighting Cancer One Cell at a Time
December 5, 2019 | by Abe Rosenberg
In a recently published study, City of Hope researchers demonstrate how external elements such as certain toxic chemicals can fundamentally change a cell’s composition and behavior in ways that may lead to cancer.
Research
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New Drug Shows Promise for Kidney Cancer
December 4, 2019 | by Zen Vuong
A City of Hope-led study has found that a new experimental targeted therapy called tivozanib may be better for repeat kidney cancer patients than its FDA-approved counterpart.
Research
Nicole Schulz | City of Hope
Childhood cancer survivor Nicole Schulz tackles the side effects of treatment
December 1, 2019 | by Maxine Nunes
At 14, City of Hope patient Nicole Schulz was a girl on the go, and even acute myeloid leukemia couldn’t stop her. Now she's facing a new challenge - the side effects of her lifesaving treatment. We have made progress using survivorship research insights to modify treatment plans and reduce side effects — but there’s more work to be done. This #GivingTuesday, help give patients like Nicole a second chance.
Patient Care
Soccer Legend Cobi Jones
Scores for the NoShaver Campaign
November 29, 2019 | by Maxine Nunes
The soccer star legend Cobi Jones sported a beard last month to head up Team Cobi in City of Hope’s NoShaver November campaign. The purpose of this yearly event is to promote prostate cancer awareness, encourages screening for early detection and raises funds for research.
Community
Bart Roep
Applying personalized medicine
to type 1 diabetes
November 27, 2019 | by Katie Neith
City of Hope researchers have found novel ways to classify type 1 diabetes patients for better treatment outcomes.
Research
Brian Tiep, M.D., lung cancer program
Smoking makes cancer treatment less successful
November 21, 2019 | by Wayne Lewis
Smoking cessation should be considered an integral part of cancer care, says Brian Tiep, M.D. City of Hope's Smoking Cessation Program is here to help.
Patient Care