Window on Healing

How artistry, a camera and a great view
helped one woman battle cancer

A Moment of Zen

Through the efforts of students and faculty from across UF, a patient’s wish to create art was realized.

Going Strong

Read about Sam’s journey — including why his parents eventually decided to enroll him in a phase 3 clinical trial — in our new patient magazine, UFHCC Cares.

Relearning to swallow

Head and neck cancer survivor shares story of recovery

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Immunotherapy treatment shows effectiveness against deadly brain tumor during early tests

Immunotherapy treatment shows effectiveness against deadly brain tumor during early tests

August 16, 2017

Glioblastoma is an aggressive, stubborn brain tumor with low odds of survival for patients. Now, University of Florida Health researchers have found a way to target a molecule that lets the tumor...

Common, edible mushroom has potential to kill one type of leukemia cell, UF Health researchers find

Common, edible mushroom has potential to kill one type of leukemia cell, UF Health researchers find

August 7, 2017

An edible, shaggy-looking mushroom contains a protein that is a potent killer of a certain leukemia cell, a group of University of Florida researchers has found.

UF Health researchers identify novel genetic links between herpes virus and cancer

UF Health researchers identify novel genetic links between herpes virus and cancer

August 3, 2017

A dormant herpes virus uses its proteins and small RNAs to create genetic changes that can cause cancer in patients with AIDS and other immune deficiencies, a team of University of Florida Health...

Grant will help researchers create a better test for pancreatic cancer

Grant will help researchers create a better test for pancreatic cancer

June 28, 2017

Up to one-third of pancreatic cancer cases go undiagnosed through standard means of testing. A University of Florida Health surgeon hopes a new project and alternative testing method can more...

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Research Landscapes: Olga Guryanova, Ph.D.

Video series highlights Dr. Bungert’s leukemia research.

Meet a Clinical Study Coordinator

We spoke with Christina Cline, R.N., recently to her to learn about what the role entails — including some of its most rewarding and and challenging aspects.

Dr. Betsy Shenkman named Associate Director for Population Sciences

In this role, Dr. Shenkman will be responsible for overseeing the center-wide effort to reduce cancer-related disparities and burden through research in clinical and community settings that addresses prevention, treatment and survivorship.