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City of Hope approved for $7 million for lung cancer study in older adults
The five-year, multisite study will look at how physical activity before and after surgery affects recovery in an older patient population City of Hope has been approved for nearly $7...
A Legacy of Hope: Remembering Arti Hurria, M.D.
The City of Hope community was devastated by the untimely death of Arti Hurria, M.D., director of City of Hope’s Center for Cancer and Aging. She is survived by her...
City of Hope diabetes researchers present leading-edge research at annual ADA Conference
Studies include new ways of looking at how the circadian clock, brown fat and aging affect obesity and type 2 diabetes development. Novel proposed diabetes treatments involve a new molecular...
World Cancer Day: How City of Hope is closing the cancer care gap
This year’s World Cancer Day motto, “Close the Care Gap,” is a theme near and dear to City of Hope. As President and CEO Robert Stone told the 40th Annual J.P. Morgan...
City of Hope President Robert Stone discusses future of cancer care
City of Hope President and CEO Robert Stone offered his thoughts on the future of cancer care as a featured speaker in Bloomberg Live’s Bloomberg Prognosis: Reshaping Cancer Care on Oct...
5 oncology breakthroughs to be excited about in 2022
Enormous additions to our knowledge of human biology at the molecular and genetic level have opened the door to a potential “golden age” of cancer treatment — where every tumor...
I assumed my breast cancer risk was average … I was wrong
I’d always assumed my breast cancer risk was average and, weighing the risks and recommendations, had decided to wait until age 50 for my first mammogram.   My paternal grandmother had...
First Cancer Linked to Gluteal Implants Described
In the first reported case of its kind, gluteal implants (also known as "buttock" or "butt" implants) have been linked to a rare form of cancer that ultimately led to...
After 10 Years on Bone Marrow Registry, Patient Finally Meets Her Match
Krissy Kobata After waiting and searching for over 10 years for a bone marrow match, Krissy Kobata, 40, was finally readying for her transplant when she faced another devastating blow...
COVID-19: Advice for cancer patients, survivors and caregivers
Sanjeet Dadwal, M.D. As the number of people infected with COVID-19 increases across the U.S., cancer patients are concerned about how this virus might affect them.   It is becoming...