Lymphoma Program Earns Third SPORE Grant

February 26, 2019 | Letisia Marquez

City of Hope has earned its third Lymphoma Specialized Programs of Research Excellence grant from the National Cancer Institute, which provides $12.5 million for research.

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Lymphoma Program Earns Third SPORE Grant

February 26, 2019 | Letisia Marquez

City of Hope has earned its third Lymphoma Specialized Programs of Research Excellence grant from the National Cancer Institute, which provides $12.5 million for research.

New Study Explores Gender Outcome Disparities in Glioblastoma

February 25, 2019 | City of Hope

A nationwide team of researchers that includes City of Hope’s Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen) has identified molecular differences that explain why men die of glioblastoma, a type of brain cancer, at nearly twice the rate of women.

Cell lines used for research don't reflect patient diversity, study shows

February 25, 2019 | Zen Vuong

City of Hope scientist, Rick Kittles, Ph.D., and his colleagues found that some commercial cell lines used for countless laboratory studies have mislabeled ancestry when it comes to minorities.

Enrolling: New CAR T Trial for Breast Cancer with Brain Metastasis

February 24, 2019 | Letisia Marquez

"For a woman who already has breast cancer, learning that a brain tumor has developed can be a frightening diagnosis because there are few treatment options available.

CAR T Trial for CNS Lymphoma Shows Promising Results

February 19, 2019 | Cara Martinez

Xiuli Wang, Ph.D., found that delivering one injection of CAR T cells — a powerful treatment that uses a patient’s own immune system to fight cancerous cells without harming neighboring healthy cells — directly into a specific compartment of the brain is more accurate and potent than existing therapies.

Ph.D. candidate leads groundbreaking study for neurodegenerative disease

October 17, 2018 | Maxine Nunes

Li Li's work, as a Ph.D. candidate at City of Hope, with Alexander disease may also shed new light on similar neurodegenerative conditions such as Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s, and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.

New therapy shows promise for melanoma metastasized to the brain

October 1, 2018 | Maxine Nunes

Oncologist Kim Margolin, M.D., brings new hope to people with melanoma that has metastasized to the brain with a remarkable new study.

Solving the mystery of cutaneous lymphoma

September 30, 2018 | Abe Rosenberg

City of Hope dermatologist Christiane Querfeld, M.D., Ph.D., and her team may have uncovered the underlying cause of a stubborn form of lymphoma