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09/23/2017 - 2:00pm

Sunday, September 24 Schedule of U-M Presentations at ASTRO

Cancer Center faculty and trainees will be presenting nearly three dozen oral abstracts and posters, and leading discussions of new research during the American Society for Radiation Oncology annual meeting, Sept. 24-27. 1:15 - 2:45pm Dawn Owen, U-M Radiation Oncology: Utility of 4DMRI for Liver Radiation Planning [e-poster] Abstract #165 Location: 5B 1:15 - 2:45pm Kyle Cuneo, U-M Radiation Oncology: Monitoring Circulating Tumor Cells during Chemoradiation Therapy for Locally Advanced Pancreatic Cancer [Poster Q & A] Abstract #1019 Location: Poster Hall 1:15 - 2:45pm
09/21/2017 - 10:00am

Reading cancers chemical clues

A nanoparticle-assisted optical imaging technique could one day enable doctors to read those clues in real time, providing a non-invasive precision medicine approach that could match treatment to individual tumors.
09/01/2017 - 12:45pm

A blood test can predict early lung cancer prognosis

Cancer cells obtained from a blood test may be able to predict how early-stage lung cancer patients will fare, a team from the University of Michigan has shown. This information could be used to determine which patients are most likely to benefit from additional therapies to head off the spread of the cancer to other areas of the body.
08/28/2017 - 12:45pm

Brain Imaging Study Shows How Acupressure Fights Fatigue in Breast Cancer Survivors

Individual acupressure points linked to specific centers in the brain can offer targeted relief for breast cancer patients with persistent fatigue, according to a new neuroimaging study.
08/24/2017 - 5:00pm

Report: Black men with high-risk prostate cancer less likely to get aggressive treatment

Reuters reports on a study published in European Urology that shows that black men in America with medium- and high-risk prostate tumors are less likely to get aggressive treatment than white men are.

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