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Cancer cells’ transition can drive tumor growth, UF Health researchers find

Cancer cells’ transition can drive tumor growth, UF Health researchers find

December 21, 2016

As cancerous tumors fester in the body, they need an ever-increasing blood supply to deliver the oxygen and nutrients that fuel their growth. Now, a team led by University of Florida Health...

Researchers learn more about drink that aids post-radiation recovery

Researchers learn more about drink that aids post-radiation recovery

December 6, 2016

When patients get treated for cancer, radiation therapy administered to shrink tumors also affects healthy cells in the gastrointestinal tract and causes difficult side effects. Now, a group of...

Patient with chemotherapy-induced heart failure first to receive stem cells in clinical trial

Patient with chemotherapy-induced heart failure first to receive stem cells in clinical trial

November 9, 2016

A class of cancer medications that significantly increases survival in patients with the disease has a dangerous side effect: They can sometimes cause irreversible damage to patients’ hearts.

UF Health Cancer Center selected for “unprecedented” national pancreatic cancer clinical trial

UF Health Cancer Center selected for “unprecedented” national pancreatic cancer clinical trial

October 25, 2016

The University of Florida Health Cancer Center has been selected as one of 12 initial clinical trial sites participating in Precision Promise, the first large-scale precision medicine trial designed...

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Research Landscapes: Jorg Bungert, Ph.D.

Video series highlights Dr. Bungert's research involving the regulation of human b-globin genes.

Dr. John Wingard named Deputy Director of the University of Florida Health Cancer Center

The UF Health Cancer Center is pleased to announce that John R. Wingard, M.D., has been appointed the center's deputy director.

Dr. Thomas George named Associate Director of Clinical Investigation

The UF Health Cancer Center is pleased to announce that Thomas George, M.D., F.A.C.P., has been appointed the center's associate director of clinical investigation.