July 29, 2019 | Letisia Marquez
City of Hope has been named the best cancer hospital in the West by U.S. News & World Report’s 2019-20 Best Hospitals: Specialty Ranking. This marks the 13th consecutive year it has been distinguished as one of the nation’s elite cancer hospitals.
Study finds most aren't upset by learning genetic test results
September 10, 2019 | Letisia Marquez
A National Institutes of Health-funded study led by City of Hope’s Stacy Gray, M.D., examined a person’s emotional state before they received test results and after. Researchers found that anxiety and depression did not increase significantly following genetic test result disclosure.
What home DNA kits can (and can't) tell you about cancer risk
February 6, 2019 | Abe Rosenberg
If you've thought about trying one of those home DNA kits, think before you spit. Even the most elaborate home test only scratches the surface.