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UPFRONT SUMMER 2014

​​ Making HistoryThis is an especially exciting period at both The Ohio State University and the OSUCCC – James. MICHAEL A. CALIGIURI, MDDIRECTOR, COMPREHENSIVE CANCER CENTER CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, JAMES CANCER HOSPITAL AND SOLOVE RESEARCH INSTIT ...[Read more]
Published: Sep-25-14 | 16  Comments | 0  Link to this post

FRONTLINE SUMMER 2014

AN URGENT CHALLENGE: OLDER WOMEN WITH BREAST CANCER ​ By EWA MROZEK, MD, Division of Medical Oncology, Stefanie Spielman Comprehensive Breast Center  More than 232,000 women in the United States were diagnosed with breast cancer in 2013, and 43 pe ...[Read more]
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BREAKTHROUGH SUMMER 2014

​EXERCISING CONTROL Study Shows Yoga Can Help Breast Cancer Survivors JANICE KIELCOLT-GLASER, PHD, professor of Psychiatry and Psychology at the OSUCCC – James Practicing yoga for as little as three months can reduce fatigue and lower inflammat ...[Read more]
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OF NOTE SUMMER 2014

​​ GRANTS LEONA AYERS, MD, faculty emeritus, College of Medicine, received a five-year, $4.2 million competitive renewal National Cancer Institute (NCI) grant (CA183713) to form the Ohio Comprehensive Cancer Centers Biospecimen Consortium. The con ...[Read more]
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PRECISION CANCER MEDICINE

​​ ​ MATCH GAMEPrecision cancer medicine is moving into the clinic to identify the right drug for the right patient based on tumor genomics BY DARRELL E. WARD “Precision cancer medicine” refers to a new standard of cancer care based on genomics ...[Read more]
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SARCOMA

​​ From Left: Raphael Pollock, MD, PhD, director of Ohio State’s Division of Surgical Oncology and chief of surgical services at the OSUCCC – James Peter Houghton, director of the Center for Childhood Cancer and Blood Diseases at The Research ...[Read more]
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TOBACCO CONTROL

​​ ​ MARY ELLEN WEWERS, PhD, MPH, professor of Health Behavior and Health Promotion in the College of Public Health and co-principal investigator for CERTS PETER  SHIELDS, MD, deputy director of the OSUCCC – James and co-principal investigator ...[Read more]
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BENCH TO BEDSIDE SUMMER 2014

​​OSU-13053: Precision Cancer Medicine for Advanced Cancer Through High-throughput Sequencing HYPOTHESIS: Genomics-based, personalized medicine in cancer is rapidly moving into the clinic due to advances in cost-efficient, high-throughput sequencin ...[Read more]
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