January 18, 2008

 

Bowling Ball
Tampa Bay Newspapers – Jan. 17
TAMPA - Moffitt Cancer Center presents the 2008 Bowling “Ball” at Splitsville on Thursday, Feb. 21, 5 to pm, to benefit prostate cancer research. ...

Longstreet oncologist receives additional board certifications
Access North Georgia, GA – Jan. 17
While in fellowship for hematology/oncology at H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute in Tampa Florida, Dr. Carey served as Co-Principal...

Hospital joins cancer study
Palm Beach Post – Jan. 17
Working with the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute in Tampa and pharmaceutical giant Merck & Co. (NYSE: MRK, $58.35), the hospital will ...

Martin Memorial unveils new cancer research effort
Vero Beach Press-Journal (subscription) – Jan. 17
... president and chief scientific officer for the new M2Gen subsidiary of the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute in Tampa. ...

Summitt to be honored at Dick Vitale gala
WBIR-TV, Knoxville, TN – Jan. 16 (This also appeared on WVLT-TV in Knoxville)
The largest grant funded by the 2007 Vitale Gala was a $1 million melanoma research grant at Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa. ...

Judah Folkman, Cancer Pioneer
TIME – Jan. 16
"He would take time to lecture students on how to interact with everyone," says Dr. Steven Brem, director of neurosurgery at Moffitt Cancer Center in Fla. ...

Green tea linked to cancer prevention
The Oracle – Jan. 15
… prostate cancer. Moffitt Cancer Center is testing the safety and effectiveness of Polyphenon E, an extract from green tea. …

Pembroke Pines transplant program good for South Florida
Sun-Sentinel.com – Jan. 15
In the past, most patients with such conditions were sent to Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami, the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, or out of state. ...

Genzyme Signs Diagnostics Deal With Moffitt Cancer Center
FDA news (subscription), VA – Jan. 15
Genzyme has entered a license agreement with Moffitt Cancer Center for exclusive worldwide diagnostic rights to the discovery of the relationship of two ...

Genzyme to Develop Lung-Cancer Test
CNNMoney.com – Jan. 15
The company said it has bought the rights to research conducted at the Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, Fla., involving two proteins. ...

Genzyme in licensing agreement with Moffitt Cancer Center
Bizjournals.com, MA – Jan. 15 (This also ran in business journals across the country)
Genzyme Corp. said Tuesday it has entered into a licensing agreement with the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute to gain rights to a test for ...

Nurses Conduct Research from the Bedside
Nurse.com, VA – Jan. 14
Patients and families have a say at H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute, weighing in on everything from clinical trials to patient care. ...

City, once ignored, envied for biotechs
Palm Beach Post – Jan. 13
The University of Miami has a genomics institute under development; Tampa has the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute and a new working deal ...

Pembroke Pines hospital expands options for patients needing marrow transplants
Sun-Sentinel.com – Jan. 13
... until now South Florida patients were sent to Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami, the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, or out of state. ...

Joseph Caballero
St. Petersburg Times – Jan. 13
…  American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and is on the board of the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center Foundation and Hospital.

A fulfilling life despite her cancer
St. Petersburg Times – Jan. 12
She moved into an apartment near Moffitt Cancer Center with her mother. She needed a controlled environment to avoid infection. They wore matching pajamas ...

Getting The Word Out On Cancer
The Tampa Tribune – Jan. 12
… The woman, who qualified for Medicaid, was referred to H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute for treatment. Clement worries that too many …

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