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    12/22/2014 - 8:45am

    Researchers discover new genetic anomalies in lung cancer

    By analyzing the DNA and RNA of lung cancers, researchers at the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center found that patients whose tumors contained a large number of gene fusions had worse outcomes than patients with fewer gene fusions.

    12/19/2014 - 10:15am

    Tailor-made cancer treatments? New cell culture technique paves the way

    In a development that could lead to a deeper understanding of cancer and better early-stage treatment of the disease, University of Michigan researchers have devised a reliable way to grow a certain type of cancer cells from patients outside the body for study.

    12/10/2014 - 9:45am

    New technology improves prostate cancer biopsies

    Prostate cancer specialists at the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center are refining prostate cancer diagnosis to better identify those cancers that are more likely to grow quickly and spread to other parts of the body.

    12/08/2014 - 10:30am

    Hayes elected president of American Society of Clinical Oncology

    Daniel F. Hayes, M.D., clinical director of the breast oncology program at the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center, was elected president of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the largest and one of the most influential oncology professional societies.

    12/02/2014 - 12:15am

    Antacids linked to better survival in head and neck cancer

    Patients with head and neck cancer who used antacid medicines to control acid reflux had better overall survival, according to a new study from the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center.

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