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MCancer News

Fall, 2016

University of Michigan pediatric oncologist Rajen Mody, M.D., who is leading an international Children’s Oncology Group (COG) clinical trial for relapsed neuroblastoma, presented its preliminary results which is showing the promise of a novel immuno...

Spring, 2016

In the spring of 2002, Marylou Kennedy, a healthy 57-year-old mother of nine living in Ann Arbor, developed a persistent cough at night. She and her husband, John, thought nothing of it at first. But when Marylou went to see a doctor for what she...

Fall, 2015

Ted Lawrence, MD, PhD
Dear Readers,

I'm pleased to share the fall issue of our newsletter and...

Spring, 2015

Ted Lawrence, M.D., Ph.D., professor and chair of radiation oncology who was recently named director of the Cancer Center, discusses his vision and priorities as the center’s new leader, as well as his personal philosophies on patient care,...

Fall, 2014

Three years after being diagnosed with prostate cancer, Daniel Guthrie had once again reached a crossroads. Each day was a battle against the stifling side-effects of his hormone therapy and the fear that he may be running out of options. That's...

Spring, 2014

Three University of Michigan pathologists have developed software that could improve cancer diagnosis and treatment. Their recent discovery led to their winning a statewide entrepreneurship competition organized by the U-M Center for...

Winter, 2014

Max Wicha, M.D., Director of the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center welcomes readers to the Winter, 2014 issue of MCancerNews.

Summer, 2013

Side effects cited as patients' most common reason for skipping hormone-blocking therapy or stopping early One-quarter of women who should take hormone-blocking therapies as part of their breast cancer treatment either do not start or do not...

Spring, 2013

Welcome to the spring edition of the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center's electronic newsletter. I'm pleased to be able to share with you some of the interesting and exciting ways that the UMCCC continues to make great strides in...

Winter 2013

Welcome to the winter edition of the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center's electronic newsletter. I'm pleased to be able to share with you some of the interesting and exciting ways that the UMCCC continues to make great strides in...

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