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  • Dr. Pratiti Bandopadhayay led research showing 56% of pediatric tumors studied had genetic abnormalities that could influence how the disease was diagnosed or treated by drugs already on the market or in clinical trials.



Tags: ChildhoodCancer, BrainTumors

  • Dr. Mark Pomerantz comments on a study uncovering a genetic signature that indicates problematic prostate cancers.

Tags: Genomics, ProstateCancer, Genetics

  • Dr. George Demetri comments on pursuing new combination therapies for cancer treatment.

Tags: BasicResearch

  • Dr. Ken Anderson talks about effective treatments for patients with blood cancers.

Tags: MultipleMyeloma

  • A study led by Dr. Wendy Chen shows patients with early breast cancer who are socially isolated have a higher risk of dying from their disease.

Tags: BreastCancer

  • Dr. Sharon Bober comments on the sexual side effects of ovarian cancer.

Tags: CopingWithCancer

  • Dr. Eric Winer said a recent study showed breast cancer patients who lifted weights had fewer treatment problems.


Tags: BreastCancer, Exercise

  • Dr. Laurie Glimcher talks about President Obama signing the Cancer Moonshot bill that is part of the effort to find a cure for cancer. 

Tags: BasicResearch

  • Dr. Deborah Schrag led a survey that showed at least two thirds of people with advanced cancer believed the chemotherapy they were receiving might cure them, even though the treatment was only being given to make them comfortable.

Tags: CopingWithCancer

  • Dr. Harold Burstein comments on using computers to help with breast oncology.

Tags: BreastCancer

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