City of Hope has so many breakthroughs in cancer, diabetes and HIV/AIDS - and so many stories - that we've tailored our blog, Breakthroughs, to provide something for every reader. Whether the breakthroughs are about medical research, treatment advances or personal triumphs, they're all connected.
May 16, 2017 | Abe Rosenberg
Bladder cancer is a stubborn disease. But the City of Hope surgeons and scientists working to eradicate bladder cancer are equally stubborn.
April 2, 2017 | Robin Heffler
Marcin Kortylewski has been conducting investigations at City of Hope since 2005. He seeks to fight cancer by finding ways to enable the immune system to search out and destroy tumor cells.
March 17, 2017 | Samantha Bonar
Arthur Riggs, Ph.D., the Samuel Rahbar Chair in Diabetes & Drug Discovery and director of the Diabetes & Metabolism Research Institute at City of Hope, sees a cure within sight for type 1 diabetes.
March 3, 2017 | Letisia Marquez
About one out of every 150 babies are born with congenital cytomegalovirus (CMV), and for the past several years, a team led by City of Hope's Flavia Chiuppesi and Felix Wussow have been working to find a vaccine for the virus.
February 8, 2017 | Abe Rosenberg
Peter Lee is leading a multidisciplinary team seeking to learn how breast tumors and their microenvironment affect the immune system.
January 16, 2017 | Katie Neith
At City of Hope, scientists are using a transformative gift to speed type 1 diabetes therapies to patients.
December 29, 2016 | Denise Heady
City of Hope researchers have found that using CAR-T therapy can be effective in the treatment of glioblastoma.