A mix of East and West

A mix of East and West

Manali Kamdar’s journey to specializing in the treat­ment of lymphomas with blood and marrow trans­plantation took nearly a decade, with layovers in North Carolina, New York and Northern California. But it all started in Mumbai, India with a little girl drawn to the...
Cancer and the Microbiome

Cancer and the Microbiome

Does your gut hold the key to cancer? Octopus Springs, eight miles north of Old Faithful in Yellowstone National Park, is a bubbling pot of 91-degree, alkaline water covered in a floating film of grayish white silicate deposit called sinter. It is not home to birds or...
Paying it forward

Paying it forward

During the holiday season, instead of giving gifts to each other, Dick and Cathey Finlon work together to create a list of contributions they plan to make during the next year. “It’s something we have done for a long time,” says Cathey. “It’s just something that feels...
All hands on deck

All hands on deck

WITH EARLY-ONSET COLON CANCER ON THE RISE, CU TAKES TEAM APPROACH TO CARING FOR YOUNG PATIENTS BY LISA MARSHALL In the summer of 2014, Katy Davenport was leading a life many fit, Colorado thirtysome- things can relate to. She spent her days building her budding career...