Research includes a potential new drug for colorectal cancer, as well as new studies on geriatric oncology and supportive care medicine.
As City of Hope’s research on finding better treatments for cancer and diabetes continues during the COVID-19 pandemic, the institution’s renowned physician-scientists and basic scientists are also using their expertise to attack the deadly virus on multiple research fronts.
Scientist may have found the first screening test for detecting lymph node metastasis in pancreatic cancer patientsMay 18, 2020
A City of Hope molecular researcher has identified a biomarker panel that appears to reveal when pancreatic cancer has spread to lymph nodes, indicating chemotherapy should precede surgery.
City of Hope’s Yanhong Shi is using lab-grown brain organoids to understand how cytomegalovirus causes unborn babies to develop microcephaly.
City of Hope scientists have found a toxic fungus previously thought to not be infectious in the sinus tissues of a man with refractory acute lymphocytic leukemia.
The secure data commons is an example of how City of Hope is an early adopter of innovative approaches that accelerate biomedical research to help people everywhere live healthy lives.
From scorpion to immunotherapy: City of Hope scientists repurpose nature’s toxin for first-of-its kind CAR T cell therapy to treat brain tumorsMarch 4, 2020
The research published today, and scorpion venom will also be key component of CAR T cell therapy for glioblastoma in newly opened City of Hope clinical trial.
Using cell and mouse models, City of Hope scientists identified a defective part of the circadian rhythm gene that may result in accelerated breast cancer progression in obese, prediabetic people.
City of Hope’s Triplex vaccine reduces rate of CMV complications in transplant recipients by 50 percent and spurs immunity against the virusFebruary 10, 2020
Results from a phase 2 randomized trial study published in Annals of Internal Medicine found reduced CMV complications ins transplant recipients.
City of Hope will honor the amika team with its 2020 Spirit of Life® Award. City of Hope’s National Beauty Industry Group will present the award to co-CEOs Nir Kadosh and Shay Kadosh, both of whom will accept the award along with Brand President Chelsea Riggs and Creative Director Vita Raykhman.