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Immunotherapy versus blood cancer
With more than 65 clinical trials underway to test immunotherapy’s effectiveness in treating blood cancers, MD Anderson is a leader in the field
Second opinions and second chances
Maybe it was Antonia Shiffman’s background in nursing, or her natural inclination to get to the bottom of things that spurred her to seek a second opinion from MD Anderson.
Celebrating immunotherapy’s ‘Most Influential’ pioneer
High risk runs in their family
This genetic syndrome greatly increases the chances of developing several cancers, but those who know they have it can catch the disease early, before it’s too late
To treat or not to treat
Active surveillance may be a better choice for some men with prostate cancer
Progress against pancreatic cancer is measured in laps around the mall
With a shift toward routine presurgical treatment and steady improvements in imaging, surgery, radiation, chemotherapy and other specialties, doctors at MD Anderson have greatly improved care for pancreatic cancer patients. And they’re continuing to further those advances.
MD Anderson again is named the nation’s top cancer hospital