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  • Dr. Steven Chang led a study showing robotic surgery for prostate cancer may have led to changes in the number of surgeons performing prostate removals and in the overall cost.

Tags: ProstateCancer

  • A new program called CaNCURE is a unique partnership between the Initiative to Eliminate Cancer Disparities at Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center and Northeastern University.

Tags: Disparities

  • Dr. Paul Richardson led a study showing treatment with an investigational oral drug led to stable disease or better response in three fourths of patients with heavily pretreated multiple myeloma.

Tags: MultipleMyeloma

  • Dr. Robert Haddad discussed former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling’s oral cancer diagnosis during the WEEI/NESN Jimmy Fund Radio-Telethon.

Tags: OralCancer

  • Dana-Farber has launched an extensive research project into cancer genomics.

Tags: Genomics

  • John Quackenbush, PhD, commented on a study that showed understanding a tumor's genomic profile is more likely to lead to an effective treatment.

Tags: BasicResearch

  • Dr. Koen M. A. Dreijerink participated in a study that suggested the MEN1 mutation is also involved in the formation of breast cancer tumors.

     

Tags: BasicResearch

  • The Dana-Farber Mammography Van and the Blum Family Van travel around the Greater Boston area providing cancer screenings.

     

Tags: BreastCancer, PatientSupport, YawkeyCenter, Prevention, Imaging

  • Lisa Scherber of the Jimmy Fund Clinic discussed the important memories that former Boston Red Sox pitcher Jon Lester created for patients he has met over the years.

Tags: Leukemia, CopingWithCancer

  • Dr. Kornelia Polyak led a study that suggests that the most dangerous cancer cells are not necessarily those that proliferate the fastest

Tags: BasicResearch

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