News/Events

8/9/2016

10th Allogeneic Stem Cell Transplant Patient Back to Golfing Thanks to UC

10th Allogeneic Stem Cell Transplant Patient Back to Golfing Thanks to UC Retired Pastor Dennis Rebennack, 68, or "Den" to his friends and family,doesn't claim to be a golf pro, but that's never stopped him from playing thegame.

8/8/2016

Cincinnati Children's/UC Health Proton Therapy Center Open for Cancer Care

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center and UC Health are bringingadvanced cancer care for pediatric and adult patients with the region's firstProton Therapy Center.

8/3/2016

Foley Memorial Fund Donates to Breast Cancer Center

JoAnn Denzler and supporters of the Jeusha Foley Memorial Fund presented acheck for $6,800 to members of the UC Cancer Institute's Breast Cancer CenterAug. 1.

7/19/2016

Basic Laboratory Research at UC Leads to Phase I Clinical Trial for Cancer

After decades of laboratory research, the discoveries of Xiaoyang Qi, PhD, arebeing translated to clinical trials in humans, possibly helping thousandsliving with cancer.

7/19/2016

3 Cancer and Cell Biology Grad Students Receive Federal F31 Research Awards

Three graduate students in the UC College of Medicine's Cancer and Cell BiologyGraduate Program have received F31 awards from the NIH.

7/15/2016

Researcher to Test Blood Pressure Medication in Clinical Trial for Cancer

Nira Ben-Jonathan, PhD, has found that a receptor in dopamine, which could betargeted with a blood pressure medication, could treat late-stage breastcancer.

6/9/2016

Medication Regimen May Lead to Less Hospital Time for Liver Cancer Patients

Researchers at UC have found that putting liver cancer patients on a medicationregimen prior to undergoing a certain treatment could lead to shorter hospitalstays.

6/3/2016

Type 2 Diabetes Drug Could Be Beneficial for Head and Neck Cancer Patients

Allowing slower escalation of doses of a Type 2 diabetes drug, along withchemotherapy and radiation treatments, in head and neck cancer patients couldbe beneficial.