914 News Items found

Optimal Treatment Timing Improves Outcome in Rectal Cancer

Medical oncologist Nancy Kemeny was interviewed about how timing plays an important role between radiation therapy and surgery in patients with rectal...

  • Friday, January 23, 2015
  • Medscape

At Davos, Talk of the Future of Cancer Care

Medical oncologist José Baselga was interviewed at the Davos Conference about new advances in cancer treatment....

  • Thursday, January 22, 2015
  • CBS

Electronic Cigarettes Might Not Help Cancer Patients Quit Smoking

Clinical psychologist Jamie Ostroff discusses how e-cigarettes are not an effective tool for cancer patients to quit smoking....

  • Thursday, January 22, 2015
  • Journal of the National Cancer Institute

'Big Data' Coming Soon to Cancer Care in Philadelphia

Medical oncologist Clifford Hudis discusses CancerLinQ, a computer network intended to help cancer doctors make treatment decisions for their patients...

  • Wednesday, January 21, 2015
  • Philadelphia Inquirer

'Nanostar' Particles Make Cancer Cells Light Up

Physician-scientist Moritz Kircher discusses his latest research in Live Science....

  • Wednesday, January 21, 2015
  • Live Science

Why Drugs Cost So Much

Epidemiologist Peter Bach discusses high drug prices in an Opinion piece for The New York Times....

  • Wednesday, January 14, 2015
  • The New York Times

Questions Remain Over Role of PCA3 Assay in Prostate Cancer

Methodologist Andrew Vickers discusses the role of the prostate cancer antigen 3 (PCA3) in ruling out prostate cancer....

  • Monday, January 12, 2015
  • Medscape

Skipping Surgery May Work for Some Rectal Cancer Patients: Study

Colorectal surgeon Philip Paty discusses his recent study that finds some colorectal cancer patients may fare well by forgoing surgery....

  • Monday, January 12, 2015
  • HealthDay

Dr. Chau Dang Makes the Most of Life After Fleeing Vietnam

Medical oncologist Chau Dang tells her story of coming to the United States as a young girl....

  • Tuesday, January 6, 2015
  • Westchester Business Journal

Cancer’s Random Assault

Clinical geneticist Kenneth Offit discusses an article published in the journal Science about how cancer may be caused by bad luck....

  • Monday, January 5, 2015
  • The New York Times