The expanded and renovated adult infusion clinic at the UF Health Medical Oncology – Davis Cancer Pavilion adds 14 more chairs as well as an adjacent clinical trials laboratory.
On Nov. 15-16, the UF Health Cancer Center hosted the 2nd Annual Cancer Research Showcase. We hosted 10 K-awardees from across the nation. This was a unique opportunity to meet some very promising early stage cancer researchers, and show them how great it is to live…
For 24 years, Joanna Hammond, R.N., dedicated much of her life to nursing and serving others. But earlier this year, that shifted. After years of caring for other people, Hammond turned that energy inward to begin the fight of her life — battling stage 4 mantle cell lymphoma.
We look back at some of the events that the Gainesville community took part in to raise awareness and funds to aid in the fight against breast cancer.
Small interfering RNA sounds like something from a science fiction novel rather than a revolutionary type of medicine. But this odd-sounding new drug offers a novel strategy for treating disease by targeting the root cause rather than just the symptoms.
UF Health hosted its 16th Bone Marrow Transplant Reunion, which is held every two years to bring together transplant survivors, their families, caregivers and donors.
On July 18-19, the University of Florida Health Cancer Center hosted its inaugural conference for science teachers that highlighted current cancer research and important cancer topics.
A CANCER News Alert: A new study reveals that individuals younger than 50 years of age who are diagnosed with rectal cancer do not experience an overall survival benefit from currently recommended treatments. Specifically, the addition of chemotherapy and radiation to surgery does not prolong life for these patients. Published…
Tony Braun was at his urologist’s office one day in 2010 because of a kidney stone when the physician became alarmed.