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R. Coleman Lindsley, MD, PhD

Genetic profiling can guide stem cell transplantation for patients with myelodysplastic syndrome

February 8, 2017

A single blood test and basic information about a patient’s medical status can indicate which patients with myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS) are likely to benefit from a stem cell transplant, according to new research by scientists at Dana-Farber and Brigham and Women’s Hospital.

 

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Tips for Maintaining Intimacy During Cancer

February 13, 2017

Cancer and its treatment can affect every aspect of a patient’s life, and many patients talk about how to find a "new normal" after a cancer diagnosis. Here are tips on how to maintain intimacy during treatment.

 

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Precision Cancer Medicine - Nikhil Wagle, MD

Online Resource for Precision Cancer Medicine

Clinicians at Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Center are now armed with specialized tests to create a precise "tumor profile" for each patient's cancer. Learn about the latest thinking in precision cancer medicine from our researchers and clinicians, and explore a searchable database of clinical trials that focus on targeted therapies by disease, gene, and mutation.