Eclipsing the Sun

Reducing Skin Cancer A chorus of “Whoas!” and “Wows!” filled the classroom, as a group…

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International fellowship boosts cancer science at CU while spreading expertise worldwide

The work of Tahlita Zuiverloon, MD, PhD in the Theodorescu lab hopes to understand why some bladder cancers fail to respond to therapy.

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When the Stars Align

“I I have had a good life,” They’re the words of someone who believes they…

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In Breast Surgery, Sometimes Less is More

Last year when surgeon Gretchen Ahrendt, MD, was considering a move from the University of…

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Q & A with Kian Behbakht

Twenty years ago, Kian Behbakht, MD started researching ovarian cancer at a time when there…

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Serendipity in Science

HOW LUCK – AND THE COURAGE TO LOOK WHERE IT LEADS – DRIVES THE DIRECTION…

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Some chemicals in smoke may be even more dangerous than previously thought

Though most “low molecular weight polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons” (LMW PAHs) have not been shown to cause cancer alone, the study shows that in common combinations, these chemicals can help to spark the disease.

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CU Cancer Center Director, Dan Theodorescu, MD, PhD named Distinguished Professor

In a meeting Thursday of the University of Colorado Board of Regents, CU Cancer Center Director, Dan Theodorescu, MD, PhD, was named Distinguished Professor, the highest honor awarded to faculty across the CU system’s four campuses.

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International mentorship is win-win for cancer researchers in U.S. and China

A global problem is now being tackled globally by a unique relationship between Shanghai, China and the University of Colorado Cancer Center.

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NCI funds smoking cessation initiative at CU Cancer Center

University of Colorado Cancer Center is one of 22 centers nationally to receive funding through NCI Cancer Center Cessation Initiative to define best practices for smoking cessation in cancer patients.

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