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Fighting Cancer One Cell at a Time
December 5, 2019 | by Abe Rosenberg
In a recently published study, City of Hope researchers demonstrate how external elements such as certain toxic chemicals can fundamentally change a cell’s composition and behavior in ways that may lead to cancer.
Research
Anna Wu
On the Leading Edge of Theranostics
December 4, 2019 | by City of Hope
City of Hope's Anna Wu, Ph.D., is on a mission to make the institution the leader in one of the most exciting fields in science and medicine today: theranostics and targeted pharmaceuticals.
Patient Care
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New Drug Shows Promise for Kidney Cancer
December 4, 2019 | by Zen Vuong
A City of Hope-led study has found that a new experimental targeted therapy called tivozanib may be better for repeat kidney cancer patients than its FDA-approved counterpart.
Research
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Transforming care for
adult survivors of childhood cancer
December 2, 2019 | by Maxine Nunes
The City of Hope Childhood Cancer Survivorship Program is spearheading a new Southern California consortium focused on filling a serious gap in health care that occurs when children who survived cancer become adults.
Patient Care
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Childhood cancer survivor Nicole Schulz tackles the side effects of treatment
December 1, 2019 | by Maxine Nunes
At 14, City of Hope patient Nicole Schulz was a girl on the go, and even acute myeloid leukemia couldn’t stop her. Now she's facing a new challenge - the side effects of her lifesaving treatment. We have made progress using survivorship research insights to modify treatment plans and reduce side effects — but there’s more work to be done. This #GivingTuesday, help give patients like Nicole a second chance.
Patient Care
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Soccer Legend Cobi Jones
Scores for the NoShaver Campaign
November 29, 2019 | by Maxine Nunes
The soccer star legend Cobi Jones sported a beard last month to head up Team Cobi in City of Hope’s NoShaver November campaign. The purpose of this yearly event is to promote prostate cancer awareness, encourages screening for early detection and raises funds for research.
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