New laser-based tool could dramatically improve the accuracy of brain tumor surgery, researchers show
Imaging technique tells tumor tissue from normal tissue, could be used in operating room for real-time guidance of surgeryWritten by Kara Gavin; contact via email or at 734-764-2220.
A new study from researchers at the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center found that these cells, called myeloid derived suppressor cells, provide a niche where the cancer stem cells survive.
Xofigo, a newly approved treatment for advanced prostate cancer, delivers a powerful punch of radiation directly to tumor cells that have invaded the bone.
Despite taking a tailored risk assessment tool that factors in family history and personal habits, nearly 20 percent of women did not believe their breast cancer risk, according to a new study from the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center.
Many of breast cancer patients will receive aggressive treatments that could have little to no effect on their survival.
Results from research at the University of Michigan indicate that if mice have healthy gastrointestinal tract, the chances of surviving high doses of chemotherapy increase.
Experts call for more support for tumor biomarker tests; fixing a vicious cycle will lead to tests that better predict treatment successWritten by Nicole Fawcett
A new, high-risk prostate cancer clinic is available at the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center for men with fast-growing prostate cancer.
OncoMed Pharmaceuticals, a company started at the University of Michigan in 2004, raised $82 million in an initial public offering.
Certain chronic conditions for which urology practices are well-suited, and in some cases, better equipped, to carry out medical home functions compared to their primary care counterparts, according to a new study led by researchers from the University of Michigan.