University of Colorado’s Online Screening for Rare Lung Cancer Subtypes Opens Door to New Kind of Clinical Trial

CU Cancer Center clinical trial tests the drug ponatinib against lung cancer with mutation in the gene FGFR1. Online questionnaire and free lung cancer tissue testing at CU determines eligibility.

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For Courtney Livingston, the BRCA2 gene is “Not a Blessing But Not a Death Sentence, Either”

At 29 years old Courtney Livingston wasn’t thinking about breast cancer. She was thinking about…

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Director of CSU Animal Cancer Center touts value of animal treatment to human cancer medicine

As director of Colorado State University’s world-renowned Flint Animal Cancer Center, Dr. Rodney Page is leading a push within the field of cancer medicine to view dogs with naturally occurring disease as the ideal route to improving cancer treatment in people.

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Colorado State University helps lead international charge on new radiation treatment for cancer

University of Colorado Cancer Center member institution, Colorado State University, which has noted expertise in understanding radiation as both a cause and a cure for cancer, is co-hosting a scientific meeting on the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus in Aurora this week called “Photon, Proton, and Carbon Ion Radiotherapy: Advances in Basic, Translational, and Clinical Research.”

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National Clinical Trial Tests Power of COXEN Model to Predict Best Treatment for Bladder Cancer

COXEN, a computer model that suggests treatment based on cancer genetics, is being tested in a new clinical trial, here at the CU Cancer Center and nationally via clinical sites of the Southwest Oncology Research Group.

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“Treatments Waiting to be Discovered” Inside New Database

University of Colorado Cancer Center database, multiMiR, allows researchers to search microRNA, gene, disease, and drug interactions.

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ATTITUDE, ATTITUDE, ATTITUDE

By Celia Ruiz Tomlinson It’s all about attitude. As a young woman in the Philippines…

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Local winery benefits CU Cancer Center

Denver seems like a very unlikely place to find a fully functioning winery. However, The…

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“5280″ Magazine focuses on cancer

Aurora, COLO.- Faculty from the University of Colorado School of Medicine filled more than half…

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Whedon Cancer Detection Foundation grants $100k for bladder cancer research

University of Colorado Cancer Center Director Dan Theodorescu, MD, PhD, recently received a $103,165 grant…

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