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  • Dr. Alexi Wright led a study showing families of terminally ill cancer patients say end-of-life care is better when the patient is at home or in hospice care, not in the hospital intensive care unit.

Tags: EndOfLife

  • Dr. George Demetri discusses the moonshot initiative to conquer cancer.

Tags: Sarcoma

  • Dr. Barrett Rollins talks about President Obama's new national effort called "moon shot" to help in the fight against cancer.

Tags: BasicResearch, Genomics

  • Dr. George Demetri commented on Vice-President Joe Biden's push for new cancer research and treatments.

     

Tags: BasicResearch

  • Dr. Judy Garber commented on ways genetic testing is playing a role in cancer treatment and prevention.

Tags: Genetics, Immunotherapy

  • Dr. Robert J. Mayer comments on how immunotherapy is now showing promise in helping to treat difficult cancers such as lung, colon, gastric, and esophageal cancer.

Tags: ImmuneSystem, Immunotherapy

  • Dr. Michael Hassett commented on a new study showing many patients with advanced cancer may still want to work, but symptoms from their disease or related treatment prevent them from doing so.

Tags: PatientSupport, CopingWithCancer

  • The staff at Dana-Farber/Boston Children's Cancer and Blood Disorder Center make sure the holiday is bright for patients.

Tags: ChildhoodCancer

  • Dr. Liliana Goumnerova commented on a former pediatric patient who came back to Dana-Farber/Boston Children's Hospital to play the violin to say thank you.

Tags: ChildhoodCancer

  • Dr. Ian Krop led a study identifying a new breast cancer treatment that may allow patients to live almost 50 percent longer than those on other regimens.

Tags: BreastCancer

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