Cancer

Esta información se actualiza a menudo. Se publicó por primera vez el 20 de marzo 2020. Estimado amigo: La American Society of Clinical Oncology (Sociedad Estadounidense de Oncología Clínica) y la National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship (NCCS, Coalición Nacional para la Sobrevivencia del Cáncer) están trabajando juntas para proporcionar información acerca de cómo el coronavirus
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Alan Parker and his team at an event in November 2019. Since the outbreak of COVID-19, many of our scientists have been using the techniques and approaches developed over decades of cancer research to understand and defeat the virus. While beating cancer remains our priority, we will not be able to fully focus on our
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Cancer screening: An illustrated story A Stanford medical student uses images from pathology to tell a story about the medical ethics of screening for prostate cancer. Author Mandy EricksonPublished on February 3, 2020February 3, 2020 As a fourth-year medical student and pathology fellow, Nick Love, PhD, grew enchanted by corpora amylacea, small masses within the
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Stanford technology helps advance CRISPR-based cancer therapy A team led by Howard Chang has contributed key technology to enable new experimental cancer therapy that uses CRISPR to edit immune cells. Author Hanae ArmitagePublished on February 6, 2020February 6, 2020 Since the discovery of powerful gene-editing tool CRISPR-Cas9, scientists and physicians have awaited the day it
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Improving cancer prognoses: A radio show A Stanford oncologist discusses how to improve cancer diagnosis and treatment, including using predictive modeling, liquid biopsies and immunotherapy. Author Jennifer HuberPublished on February 28, 2020February 27, 2020 “Looking in the patients’ eyes and having a conversation” has motivated Stanford oncologist Ash Alizadeh, MD, PhD, to improve the way
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Cracking cancer’s code: Stanford Medicine magazine reports on treatments and developments Learn about chemo brain and what’s new in cancer treatment, research and education in Stanford Medicine magazine’s new issue highlighting the disease. Author Rosanne SpectorPublished on April 13, 2020April 21, 2020 What causes chemo brain? How can a smart toilet help detect cancer? And
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Five years later: Lucy Kalanithi on loss, grief and love Stanford physician Lucy Kalanithi opens up about loss, grief and love for her neurosurgeon husband, Paul, five years after his death from lung cancer. Author Paul CostelloPublished on April 20, 2020April 22, 2020 Paul Kalanithi, MD, the Stanford Medicine neurosurgeon who wrote When Breath Becomes
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Outsmarting cancer: Innovative treatments and diagnostics offer new hope Stanford researchers are devising new ways to tackle cancer through better, more sophisticated diagnostics and treatments. Author Hanae ArmitagePublished on April 30, 2020April 29, 2020 Researchers at Stanford Medicine are thinking up new ways to tackle one of the world’s most daunting diseases: cancer. My colleague
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