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Conquest - Summer 2014
James Allison, a blues-loving scientist from a small town in South Texas, shook off the immunotherapy naysayers and made believers out of everyone.
Other feature articles:
- From patent to patients
- Surgically removing cancer risk
- 99 problems but cancer ain’t one
- The adrenaline-fueled life
- Prevention: the ultimate cure for cancer
- The rise of melanoma in kids
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Network - Winter 2013
Trends in obesity and its effects on health spurred the creation of these monthly challenges.
Other feature stories:
- Head and neck cancer survivor stays positive
- Focus on the dangers of sepsis
- Research briefs
- 'A clinical instinct:' Hospitalists improve care for acutely ill patients
- Telephone support line needs your help
Promise - Summer 2014
Marit Liv Peterson may be genetically predisposed to melanoma, but the disease was no match for the 10-year-old and her team.
CancerWise, the MD Anderson blog, offers current information and commentary from staff and faculty bloggers on cancer treatment, prevention, and research. Through CancerWise, readers can react through comments and MD Anderson can listen to and connect directly with the public.
Annual Report 2012-2013
With "Open minds, new frontiers", MD Anderson is making changes and discoveries to end cancer:
- Track the journey, lower the risk
- Seminal discoveries, seismic changes
- Treat the immune system, attack the cancer
- Enhance patient experience, build networks