• Endowed Chair in Esophageal Cancer Established

    When Katy Rady lost her brother, Paul R. O’Hara II to cancer, she turned her…

  • CU Cancer Center chemoprevention trial hopes to stop lung cancer before it starts

    Ongoing clinical trial by University of Colorado Cancer Center investigators is evaluating the ability of an inhaled form of the pulmonary hypertension drug iloprost to prevent lung cancer.

  • ‘Overturning established fact’ leads to new understanding, new target in MLL-rearranged leukemia

    “This basic science has the real potential to affect the development of future drugs that could improve the lives of patients with these conditions,” says Patricia Ernst, PhD.

  • Metastatic breast cancer cells use hedgehog to ‘evilize’ docile neighbors

    CU Cancer Center study pinpoints promising link in the chain of hedgehog signaling that, when broken, could reduce the metastatic potential of breast cancer.

  • Targeting both BRAF and EGFR doubles progression-free survival in metastatic colorectal cancer

    Overall survival was median 5.9 months for the two-drug combination and 9.6 months with the addition of vemurafenib.

Patient Care

Smartphone app evaluation presented at American Society for Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting

As cancer science evolves, so too does cancer treatment. More and more patients are able…

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Rice Bran and Beans – They’re What’s for Dinner

Ryan, Brown and colleagues present their latest findings on cancer-fighting benefits of rice bran and navy beans at the annual American Association of Cancer Research meeting in Washington, D.C.

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