New Advances in Lung Cancer Research

Every day, experts at the OSUCCC – James are making advances in cancer research and treatment. These advances are especially important in cancers for which treatment is a challenge, like lung cancer. Read More

Every day, experts at The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center – James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute (OSUCCC – James) are making advances in cancer research and treatment. These advances are especially important in cancers for which treatment is a challenge for oncologists, like lung cancer. Read More

Surgical Oncology in the New Home of The James

The new home of the James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute – opening in December 2014 – will contain one of the largest surgical floors in the country. Read More

The new home of the James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute – opening in December 2014 – will be the third-largest freestanding cancer hospital in the United States and will contain one of the largest surgical floors in the country. The size of the facility, coupled with the experienced clinical, surgical and support staff, will enable experts at the new James to handle a large volume of surgical patients and essentially any solid tumor problem that a patient might have. Read More

There is No Routine Prostate Cancer

At The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center – James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute (OSUCCC – James), we understand that there is no such thing as routine prostate cancer. Read More

At The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center – James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute (OSUCCC – James), we understand that there is no such thing as routine prostate cancer. The OSUCCC – James brings together experts from a variety of disciplines to detect, diagnose and analyze your prostate cancer at the genetic level. Read More

Prostate Cancer: Multiple Treatment Options Available

Roughly one in seven men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer. But how should men stay vigilant and prepared? Physicians recommend that men begin annual prostate screening exams at the age of 50. Read More

Roughly one in seven men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer. But how should men stay vigilant and prepared? Physicians recommend that men begin annual prostate screening exams at the age of 50. However, men with higher risk of prostate cancer, including African-Americans and men with a family history of this disease, should begin screening in their 40s, says Geoffrey Box, MD, urologic surgeon at The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center - James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute. Read More

Head & Neck Cancer: Recent Discoveries and New Clinical Trials

Cancers collectively known as head and neck cancers typically begin in cells that line the moist, mucosal surfaces inside the head and neck including the mouth, nose and throat. Read More

Cancers collectively known as head and neck cancers typically begin in cells that line the moist, mucosal surfaces inside the head and neck including the mouth, nose and throat. Head and neck cancers are further categorized by the area in which they begin. According to the National Cancer Institute, tobacco use, alcohol use and human papillomavirus infection are important risk factors for head and neck cancers. Read More