15,000 second chances: Bone Marrow Transplant program celebrates new milestone

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.

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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.

5 superfoods with cancer-fighting superpowers

August 4, 2016 | City of Hope

Did you know that certain “superfoods” have cancer-fighting superpowers? Here are five superfoods City of Hope researchers have identified with powerful cancer-fighting potential.

Fighting prostate cancer with mushrooms

June 21, 2016 | Denise Heady

The humble white button mushrooms are more than just salad and pizza toppers - they are a potential cancer-fighting powerhouse. Our scientists have found enticing evidence that these common fungi have the potential to treat and lower the risk of cancer and are determined to explore it to the fullest.

The magic of mushrooms and 14 other foods that may cut cancer risk

March 16, 2016 | City of Hope

Can tossing some sliced mushrooms onto your salad help reduce your risk of breast cancer? Yes, according to City of Hope’s Shiuan Chen, Ph.D., in a recent U.S. News & World Report’s article, “15 Foods That Cut Your Cancer Risk.”