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  • Before you fire up the backyard grill this summer, review these tips from Dana-Farber Cancer Institute experts to help reduce your exposure to potentially cancer causing chemicals.

Tags: Nutrition, Prevention

  • Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Eli Lilly and Company announced a multiyear collaboration to research new medicines under development to fight cancer.

Tags: BasicResearch, Partnerships

  • Dana-Farber/Boston Children's Cancer and Blood Disorders Center remains the nation's top pediatric cancer program, according to the 2015-16 edition of U.S. News & World Report's Best Children's Hospitals.

Tags: Honors

  • Dana-Farber's Molecular Cancer Imaging Facility in Boston's Innovation District will use cutting edge technology for research on improving cancer diagnosis and developing precision drugs matched to individual patients.

Tags: BasicResearch, Imaging

  • Study led by Dr. Jennifer Ligibel finds exercise programs can improve quality of life for cancer survivors.

Tags: BreastCancer, Nutrition

  • On June 1st, Dana-Farber Community Cancer Care (DFCCC) will begin providing oncology services at Holy Family Hospital in Methuen.

Tags: Partnerships

  • In a new study published in Nature, Dana-Farber scientists demonstrate how a sudden, isolated shuffling of genetic material — known as chromothripsis — can occur.

Tags: BasicResearch, Genomics

  • A new technology developed at Dana-Farber may make it possible to target "undruggable" proteins and overcome drug resistance by using a cancer cell's own protein-degrading machinery to destroy, not just inhibit, cancer proteins.

Tags: BasicResearch, TargetedTherapy

  • First study of the genomic composition of prostate cancer shows many patients have gene mutations that can be targeted with existing or potential drugs.

Tags: Genomics, ProstateCancer, TargetedTherapy

  • Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Center has a new website to connect patients and physicians with information about precision cancer medicine, including resources on what precision cancer is and how it can be applied to cancer care today.

Tags: BasicResearch, Genomics

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