Frontline – The researcher’s voice

Federal healthcare legislation addresses routine care during clinical trials By Jennifer Carlson Assistant Vice President for Government Affairs, The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center – ...[Read more]
Published: May-13-10 | 4  Comments | 0  Link to this post

Breakthrough – The frontiers of cancer research

AMISH ADVANTAGE Study Shows Clean Living May Lower Cancer Rates When Ohio State researchers began studying a sect of Amish living in Ohio, they theorized they would find higher incidence rates of cancer, ...[Read more]
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Of Note

GRANTS Mary Ellen Wewers, PhD, MPH, professor of Health Behavior and Health Promotion, College of Public Health, and co-leader of the Cancer Control Program, has received a five-year, $2,974 ...[Read more]
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$timulating Research

Four OSUCCC-James researchers receive ‘grand opportunity’ grants to spur research on cancer prevention, prediction and targeted therapies. By Kendall Powell Photography by Roman Sapecki When President Barack Obama signed the ...[Read more]
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The Fine Art of Collaboration

Developing new treatments for intractable cancers requires outstanding minds working together toward a common goal By Darrell E. Ward Photo illustration by Roman Sapecki Oncolytic viruses—viru ...[Read more]
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Found in Translation

Pravin Kaumaya, PhD, professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, director of the Division of Vaccine Development and of the Peptide and Protein Engineering Laboratory, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology William Carso ...[Read more]
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Bench to Bedside

OSU 09120 – Phase I Trial of Vorinostat in the Treatment of Advanced Oropharyngeal Squamous Cell Carcinoma (OPSCC) HYPOTHESIS: The addition of vorinostat to a standard chemo-radiation therapy protocol for the treatment of unresectable or border-lin ...[Read more]
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