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Cancer News

Jigsaw critical piece of Notch puzzleNov 29, 2012
Researchers findings help provide molecular handle to base future studies of Notch receptor.
Grant supports Gottschalk's osteosarcoma immunotherapy researchNov 13, 2012
Research will focus on using patient's immune system, genetic approach to fight their cancer.
Genome analysis of pancreas tumors reveals new pathwayOct 24, 2012
Results of study to help usher in a new era of pancreatic cancer patient care.
Play promotes importance of breast cancer early detectionOct 17, 2012
Play concentrates on the importance of family, friends and the positive role they play for breast cancer patients.
Digital mammography safest, most effective screening method for women with dense breast tissueOct 17, 2012
Women with dense breast tissue can opt for mammograms done with digital mammography technology.
Alternative therapies help patients cope with side effects of breast cancer treatmentOct 17, 2012
BCM expert suggests yoga, massage and acupuncture for breast cancer survivors, patients to cope with side effects.
Lymphoma SPORE grant renewed through Center for Cell and Gene Therapy Oct 15, 2012
The grant is awarded through the NCI’s Specialized Programs of Research Excellence funding.
BCM's Gottschalk receives NIH transformative research awardSep 27, 2012
Award supports work to discover new ways to mobilize the immune system to kill cancer cells.
Kingwood tennis tournament to benefit pediatric cancer researchSep 26, 2012
Proceeds from Sept. 28-29 events benefit pediatric cancer research at the Texas Children’s Cancer Center.
Young Hollywood star shines spotlight on Vannie Cook ClinicSep 20, 2012
The event encourages the next generation of entertainers to support philanthropic and humanitarian causes.