Researchers achieve remission using CAR-T Cell therapy for aggressive brain tumors

February 15, 2017 | Denise Heady

City of Hope case study published in the New England Journal of Medicine reported treatment with reengineered CAR-T cells dramatically improved quality of life for patient with recurrent glioblastoma.

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Immunologist Bart Roep, Ph.D., Thinks T1D Cure Is in Sight

June 27, 2017 | Samantha Bonar

Bart O. Roep, Ph.D., has dedicated his life to the search for a cure for type 1 diabetes. And he thinks he is on the brink. Roep, an internationally renowned immunologist who joined City of Hope last year from the Netherlands’ Leiden University Medical Center, was recently named the Chan Soon-Shiong Shapiro Distinguished Chair in Diabetes. He believes that this endowment and a $50 million funding project led by the Wanek family will be key in stopping the disease.

City of Hope Presents Groundbreaking Research at ASCO 2017

June 2, 2017 | Letisia Marquez

City of Hope physicians and researchers are headed to Chicago to present groundbreaking research on blood stem cell transplants for HIV patients, immunotherapies, unique treatment options for older adults battling breast cancer and other topics during the American Society of Clinical Oncology’s (ASCO) 2017 Annual Meeting June 2 to 6.

Liquid Biopsy Pioneers, Changing the Diagnostic Paradigm

May 24, 2017 | City of Hope

Genetically targeted therapies are becoming standard in cancer therapy and clinicians at City of Hope are pioneering liquid biopsy, a new noninvasive way of obtaining samples to make strategic therapeutic decisions with less discomfort, and less risk to patients.

New Cysview Technology Aids in the Treatment of Bladder Cancer

May 18, 2017 | Katie Neith

Using a simple but unique approach to image bladder cancer cells called Cysview, physicians at City of Hope are getting a better look at tumors and other abnormalities within the organ.

Innovations in Bladder Cancer Treatment

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.

Pediatric Clinical Trials

April 25, 2017 | City of Hope

Our team of clinical specialists and researchers are pioneering innovative treatments for pediatric cancer and childhood diseases, including advances in gene therapy, immunotherapy and targeted therapy.

Multiple Myeloma CAR-T Cell Trial to launch in 2017

April 3, 2017 | Travis Marshall

An upcoming phase 1 clinical trial at City of Hope will look at the effects of CAR-T cells programmed to target a protein called CS-1, which is found on myeloma cells.

2017 AACR: City of Hope scientists present new findings

April 1, 2017 | City of Hope

Studies address a variety of challenges in cancer treatment and research.

Research: Key Mechanism Found for Keeping Prostate Cancer at Bay

March 29, 2017 | Katie Neith

City of Hope scientists believe they have found a key mechanism for potentially keeping prostate cancer at bay, both before and after diagnosis.

Alpha Clinic Network: Experts Discuss Advancements in Stem Cell Therapies

March 28, 2017 | Michael Easterling

Patients who have benefited from stem cell therapies funded by CIRM were the focus of the second symposium of the Alpha Stem Cell Clinics Network.

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