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Paths of Progress Spring/Summer 2010

2010-Spring-Summer-CoverA selection of articles from the Spring/Summer 2010 issue of Paths of Progress, along with exclusive, online-only stories and features.

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  • Vitamin D and cancer

    Dana-Farber researchers are studying vitamin D to determine its potential health benefits, and particularly its role in cancer prevention and survival.

  • Setting a new standard

    How former Dana-Farber president (and Nobel Prize-winner) Baruj Benacerraf, MD, turned modern immunology on its head.

  • Making progress for cancer survivors

    Through education, outreach, and research, Dana-Farber helps cancer survivors and their doctors stay vigilant about health and wellness.

  • Online exclusive: Cancer's 'seasons of survivorship'

    Dr. Ken Miller, co-director of the Perini Family Survivors' Center, says there are four phases of cancer survivorship that health care providers should recognize.

  • An interview with Holcombe Grier, MD

    Dr. Grier reflects on his 24 years as a pediatric oncologist and shares his approach to caring for young cancer patients and their families – and what they have taught him.

  • Gaining ground against kidney cancer

    Advances in kidney cancer treatment mean an increase in survival rates, even for patients with metastatic renal cell carcinoma.

  • Caring for older cancer patients

    Dana-Farber cancer specialist Nadine Jackson McCleary has a passion for helping older people that goes back to her childhood.

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