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Interaction between molecules key to dangerous drug reaction

Published: Jun 28th, 2012

UF researchers have helped identify the underlying cause of a genetically derived, potentially fatal reaction to an anti-HIV medication, and have begun creating a less dangerous form of the drug.

U.S. News Ranks Shands at UF Among Nation’s Best Cancer Hospitals

Published: Jun 27th, 2012

Cancer treatment at Shands at the University of Florida is recognized among the nation’s best in the 2012-2013 U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals rankings, which were released July […]

Special Bacterium Knocks Out Colon Cancer

Published: Jun 12th, 2012

Cancer Center researchers have developed a genetically-modified form of a meek microbe that deals a gutsy blow to colon cancer and has the potential to curb other immune disorders.

Screen For Life

Published: Mar 8th, 2012

UF Health Shands Cancer Hospital

UF Health Shands Cancer Hospital

Published: Oct 28th, 2011

Take a virtual tour of the UF Health Shands Cancer Hospital at the University of Florida. Florida has more than 100,000 new cases of cancer each year — second only […]

Private Gift Supports Groundbreaking Lung Cancer Research

Published: Oct 28th, 2011

The fight to cure cancer became a personal mission for a Central Florida man last year after he lost his beloved wife to small cell lung cancer.

Proton Therapy: A New Cancer Treatment

Published: Oct 28th, 2011

The University of Florida Proton Therapy Institute promises better outcomes for patients undergoing cancer treatment, with the potential for fewer side effects and benefits over conventional therapy for many cancers.