There are often misconceptions and confusion when discussing the field ofpalliative care.
Nancy Bemis, a New Market, Minnesota resident, traveled to undergo an intricaterobotic surgery to remove part of her pancreas.
On Nov. 8, the UC Department of Cancer Biology held its first all-daydepartmental retreat at the UC Reading Campus.
CCC researchers have discovered that a membrane channel, Transient ReceptorPotential Melastatin 3, or TRPM3, promotes growth of kidney cancer tumors.
Janice Wiedemann, who had always tried to eat right and exercise, was anon-smoker and had no family history of cancer, discovered she had a tumor inher right lung.
Camping trips with friends often means relaxing in nature around the warmth ofa fire. For, Lynn Mann, 56, it also meant several packs of cigarettes whilesocializing.
To showcase advances in research, screening and the future of diagnostic andtreatment options, two cancer institute centers will hold free events thisweekend.
Jordan Kharofa, MD, is a physician who wears "several hats" within the UCCancer Institute, including being part of the Comprehensive Breast CancerCenter.