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BY Clayton Boldt, Ph.D.

As teachers across the country prepare for a new school year, it is now easier than ever to make sun safety a part of daily lesson plans with free online access to Ray and the Sunbeatables™, A Sun Safety Curriculum.

The digital Sunbeatables™ Program, which was created and developed by behavioral science researchers at MD Anderson Cancer Center, features free online components that include teacher training and resources, curriculum...

Sunbeatables cancer prevention

BY Ron Gilmore

An MD Anderson study may help researchers predict which patients with non-small cell lung cancer will respond to checkpoint blockade therapy...

BY Ron Gilmore

Patterns in how genes express themselves may help doctors personalize treatment for glioblastoma, the most deadly of brain cancers, according...

BY Katrina Burton

The treatment of osteosarcoma, the most common tumor of bone, is challenging. An MD Anderson study found a drug known as bone metastasis-targeting peptidomimetic (BMTP-11) has potential as a new therapeutic strategy for this devastating illness.

The preclinical study looked at BMTP-11 alone and in combination with the chemotherapy agent gemcitabine.

Although osteosarcoma is a relatively rare cancer, it is a leading disease-related...

BMTP-11 for osteosarcoma

BY Ron Gilmore

A study of high-grade ovarian cancer has shown the enzyme protein kinase C iota (PRKCI) to be an ovarian oncogene, suggesting PRKCI inhibition...

BY Clayton Boldt, Ph.D.

This fall, experts from MD Anderson, the American Dental Association (ADA), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the University...

BY Julie Penne

MD Anderson Cancer Center again has been ranked No. 1 for cancer care by U.S. News & World Report’s annual “Best Hospitals” survey...

BY Laura Sussman

For patients with advanced, inoperable stage 3 lung cancer, chemotherapy and a specialized form of radiation treatment known as proton...

BY Clayton Boldt, Ph.D.

Since 2006, MD Anderson’s Tobacco Treatment Program (TTP) has been providing tobacco cessation services to patients and employees seeking...

BY Scott Merville

A practice-changing clinical trial conceived and led by MD Anderson investigators showed that metastatic colorectal cancer patients with a...