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City of Hope and Imugene Announce First Patient Dosed in Phase 1 Trial to Test Cancer-Killing Oncolytic Virus Against Solid Tumors
CITY OF HOPE CONTACT Zen Vuong 626-409-9367zvuong@coh.org IMUGENE CONTACT Matt Wright matt@nwrcommunications.com.au City of Hope is first in world to test oncolytic virus, CF33-hNIS, in people with metastatic solid...
City of Hope study finds popular diabetes diagnosis test misses most cases
CONTACT Letisia Marquez 626-476-7593lemarquez@coh.org The study was presented at ENDO 2019, Endocrine Society’s annual meeting    DUARTE, Calif. — The hemoglobin A1c blood test is widely used to diagnose...
City of Hope scientists uncover pathway that allows cancer to evade treatment
Researchers at City of Hope have identified a pathway that explains how mutated cancer cells can continue to replicate and become resistant to oncology therapies.   Using whole genome sequencing technology...
Pioneering Science Made City of Hope Her Clear Choice
When Huntington Beach resident Judy McAllise was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer in 2019 at age 71, she sought out exceptional expertise in cancer treatment and research.  ...
City of Hope Collaborates With Ride With Josh to Host Virtual Bike Ride Benefiting Its Arthur Riggs Diabetes & Metabolism Research Institute
CONTACT City of Hope Zen Vuong zvuong@coh.org 626-409-9367   SLATE PR Andy Gelb / Elyse Weissman andy@slate-pr.com / elyse@slate-pr.com   DUARTE, Calif. — Today, City of Hope’s Music, Film and...
City of Hope physicians/scientists lead multiple, innovative COVID-19 research projects
CONTACT Letisia Marquez 626-476-7593lemarquez@coh.org   Chimeric antigen receptor (CAR)-NK cell therapy to treat the virus is one of more than two dozen COVID-19 research projects underway   DUARTE, Calif...
City of Hope awarded lung cancer Specialized Programs of Research Excellence (SPORE) grant from National Cancer Institute
CONTACT Letisia Marquez 626-476-7593lemarquez@coh.org   Two other cancer centers also share in the approximately $3 million award; City of Hope’s focus will be on innovative new research on lung...
Multiracial prostate cancer study focuses on hereditary factors
For Leanne Burnham, Ph.D., a postdoctoral fellow in City of Hope's Division of Health Equities, the search for a more effective prostate cancer treatment is deeply personal. As an African American, she’s experienced the...
City of Hope scientists delving into COVID-19 research
As City of Hope’s research to find better treatments for cancer and diabetes continues during the COVID-19 pandemic, the institution’s renowned physician-scientists are also using their expertise to attack the deadly...
City of Hope opens oncolytic virus clinical trial for patients with advanced breast cancer
CONTACT Zen Vuong 626-409-9367zvuong@coh.org   City of Hope opens oncolytic virus clinical trial for patients with advanced breast cancer   The trial is the first in the world offering...