City of Hope Names Renowned Researcher Michael Caligiuri President and Physician-in-Chief

January 5, 2018 | City of Hope

Michael A. Caligiuri, M.D., a world-renowned cancer researcher, has been named president of City of Hope National Medical Center and physician-in-chief of City of Hope.

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City of Hope Researcher Seeks New Cure for Hemophilia

February 21, 2018 | Katie Neith

Saswati Chatterjee, Ph.D., a professor in the Department of Surgery and member of the Beckman Research Institute at City of Hope, thinks she may know a way to cure hemophilia A.

City of Hope's CEACAM Research Comes Full Circle with New CAR T Approach

February 9, 2018 | Jyoti Madhusoodanan

More than 50 years after its discovery, CEA remains one of the most widely used clinical markers of cancer. As the diverse roles of CEA and its family members, known as CEA-related cell adhesion molecules (CEACAMs), have grown clearer, researchers at City of Hope are working on a new wave of clinical tools and therapies.

New Postdoc Receives Grant to Support Work on Kaposi Sarcoma

January 23, 2018 | Katie Neith

A recent recruit to Beckman Research Institute of City of Hope has received a three-year grant from the St. Baldrick's Foundation to support his work on a vaccine for Kaposi sarcoma.

Larry Kwak Leads Impressive Slate of Grant Awardees

January 9, 2018 | Letisia Marquez

Larry Kwak, M.D., Ph.D., received a grant to support his work with mantle cell lymphoma from the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, the world’s largest voluntary health organization dedicated to fighting blood cancer.

American Cancer Society Honors Two City of Hope Researchers

January 4, 2018 | Samantha Bonar

City of Hope’s Sunita Patel, Ph.D., and Mei Kong, Ph.D., were recently honored by the American Cancer Society with their Giants of Science Hope award at the Society’s annual gala.

CIRM Awards $12.8 Million for Brain Cancer Research

October 16, 2017 | Michael Easterling

Christine Brown, Ph.D., and Behnam Badie, M.D., have received a $12.8 million grant from the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine (CIRM) to fund their work using CAR T cells to combat brain cancer.

Brain Cancer Research Supported by New Ivy Foundation Grant

September 22, 2017 | Katie Neith

The Ivy Foundation aims to cure brain cancer by funding innovative research that will improve diagnostics and treatment options. It recently awarded sizable grants to City of Hope researchers.

$10 Million from NIH Supports Critical Diabetes Research

September 22, 2017 | Katie Neith

Since 2002, City of Hope has been the coordinating center to support the Integrated Islet Distribution Program that provides for the distribution of human islets for biomedical research to diabetes researchers worldwide.

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