At MD Anderson, crucial scientific knowledge gained in the laboratory is
rapidly translated into clinical care. In FY17, MD Anderson invested
more than $844 million in research. The institution ranks first in the
number of research grants awarded by the National Cancer Institute. Here
are some of the studies yielding fascinating and exciting results.
Overweight pediatric cancer patients who eat a healthy diet and exercise
regularly may improve outcomes and reduce treatment side effects that
cause disease, according to a review study led by researchers at MD
Anderson Children’s Cancer Hospital.