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.
A blood test for cancer? New department focuses on early detection
September 19, 2019 | Maxine Nunes
Dynamic and passionate — with a formidable track record of innovations in cancer care — Ajay Goel, Ph.D., M.S., has recently joined the staff at City of Hope, and he’s hit the ground running.
Two new grants aim to advance pancreatic cancer treatment
July 24, 2019 | Cara Martinez
The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network has awarded two City of Hope researchers — Yuan Chen, Ph.D., and Xiaochun Yu, M.D., Ph.D. — $500,000 Translational Research Grants — a total gift of $1 million.
Five things everyone should know about pancreatic cancer
March 7, 2019 | Dory Benford
Longtime "Jeopardy" host Alex Trebek was diagnosed with Stage 4 pancreatic cancer. Susanne Gray Warner, M.D., a surgical oncologist at City of Hope, tells us what you need to know regarding the disease, which is the third-leading cause of cancer death.
Sound Therapy: TGen Tests Ultrasound to Enhance Cancer Drug Delivery
March 26, 2018 | City of Hope
City of Hope affiliate TGen has teamed up with a Norwegian biotech company to test the use of ultrasounds to direct and focus cancer drug therapies.
'Marley Team' seeks to develop early pancreatic cancer screening tools
January 9, 2018 | Stephanie Smith
A multi-institutional partnership, funded in part by a multimillion-dollar grant from the Kemper and Ethyl Marley Foundation, is designed to develop a “mammogram” for pancreatic cancer.
Striding toward a cure for pancreatic cancer
May 3, 2016 | City of Hope
City of Hope will be participating in PanCan’s annual PurpleStride event on May 7, a 5k walk/run at Exposition Park in Los Angeles. By participating, City of Hope and its team of runners, the City of Hope Striders, will help to raise much-needed awareness of this deadly disease.