Building Better Antibodies with John Williams, Ph.D.

April 19, 2018 | Katie Neith

Researchers at Beckman Research Institute of City of Hope use novel technology to add new functionalities to already potent proteins.

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Core Connection: Light Microscopy and Digital Imaging

May 23, 2018 | Katie Neith

Microscopes have been the backbone of many scientific experiments since at least the 1600s, but as technology rapidly progresses, these instruments become more complex and harder to use. Nonetheless, microscopes, paired with advanced digital imaging techniques, remain critical tools for biomedical research, disease diagnostics and in tracking the body’s response to treatment therapies. They are also necessary for producing quality images for journal submissions and grant proposals.

CIRM Grants Nearly $6M to Promising Sickle Cell Research

May 15, 2018 | Michael Easterling

City of Hope’s Joseph Rosenthal, M.D., and his team can advance their research into finding a cure for sickle cell disease, thanks to a $5.74 million award from the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine.

TGen Tests Ultrasound to Enhance Drug Delivery in Cancer Therapy

May 15, 2018 | City of Hope

TGen (a City of Hope affiliate) has teamed up with a Norwegian biotech company to test the use of ultrasounds to direct and focus cancer drug therapies.

Jianjun Chen, Ph.D., Takes Aim at Acute Myeloid Leukemia

May 15, 2018 | City of Hope

Jianjun Chen, Ph.D., a new faculty member at City of Hope, dedicates much of his research program to learning more about acute myeloid leukemia (AML), one of the most common and deadly forms of blood cancer.

City of Hope Researchers Find B Cell "Achilles' Heel"

May 14, 2018 | Katie Neith

City of Hope's Markus Müschen, M.D., Ph.D., and Gang Xiao, Ph.D., and their team of researchers reported in a recent paper published in the journal Cell, on the discovery of a new therapeutic target for B cell malignancies.

New Cancer Therapies May Result from Tracing DNA Deletions

May 2, 2018 | Katie Neith

In an effort to understand cancer on a cellular level, Jeremy Stark, Ph.D, and his team of researchers at City of Hope have been examining DNA deletions and their role in the development of cancer.

CAR T Laboratory Research Yields Promising Prostate Cancer Results

April 24, 2018 | Letisia Marquez

City of Hope physicians are working to expand CAR T Therapy to patients with prostate cancer and other solid tumors.

City of Hope Physicians and Researchers Announce Breakthroughs at 2018 AACR

April 22, 2018 | Leticia Marquez

At this year's AACR Meeting in Chicago, City of Hope doctors and scientists got the chance to present their most recent cancer research and breakthroughs.