June 6, 2008

Sun's Dangers More Than Skin Deep
The Tampa Tribune – June 6
... don't get the protection they need," says Vernon Sondak, division chief for cutaneous oncology at the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute. ...

Three buildings and three intersections temporarily lose power
The Oracle – June 6
… The H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center did not lose power, said Media Relations Coordinator Patty Kim. …

Celgene's Vidaza Prolongs Overall Survival in MDS Study
RedOrbit, TX – June 4
Alan List, chief, Division of Hematologic Malignancies of the Moffitt Cancer Center, said: "The results of the AZA-001 trial are the first to show that ...

Dragon boat race helps China quake relief
MiamiHerald.com – June 4
Another team of breast cancer survivors, the Pink Dragon Ladies, was started by H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute in 2005. ...

Study of VIDAZA(R) in Higher-Risk Myelodysplastic Syndrome ...
Lifescience-online, Switzerland – June 4 (This same story appeared in several media outlets.)
... to extend overall survival in higher risk MDS," said Alan F. List, MD, Chief, Division of Hematologic Malignancies of the Moffitt Cancer Center. ...

Cancer Revolution, Or Me-Too Mess?
Forbes, NY – June 4
To better understand which patients will benefit from the drug, Merck is testing it on tumor samples from the Moffitt Cancer Center in Florida. ...

La complexité du cancer du poumon rend le traitement difficile
cyberpress.ca – June 2
… Le Dr Eric Haura, du Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute en Floride, a noté que sur la base des succès des traitements utilizes …

County To Pay 1st Incentive For Expansion
The Tampa Tribune – June 2
The account, created after Pasco lost out to the city of Tampa in a bid for an H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center pharmaceutical partnership, was intended to draw ...

Crist Should Veto Energy Center Fiasco
The Tampa Tribune – June 2
Seven projects - including two at the University of South Florida and one at H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center - made the cut. Joe Lacher, chairman of the ...

Mystery ills come under new scrutiny by NIH
Tampabay.com – June 2
"Places like this, we see more zebras," said Dr. Dan Sullivan, executive vice president for clinical investigations at H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center ...

Multiple Mechanisms for Chemo Drug Interactions in Elderly 
OncologySTAT – June 1
Dr. Mihaela Popa is a Postdoctoral Fellow, Senior Adult Oncology Program, H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute.

Anemia Drugs May Speed Tumor Growth in Some Cancer Patients
U.S. News & World Report, D.C. – June 1 (This same story appeared in several media outlets.)
... are likely to affect their tolerance to chemotherapy," said study author Dr. Mihaela Popa, of the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, Fla. ...
 
Small business stands with employee during cancer battle
Tallahassee.com – June 1
John Cannon turned 40 last month as he made plans for a two-month trip to the Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa for treatment of an aggressive ...

State Budget Hatches Fewer Turkeys In Pasco
The Tampa Tribune – May 31
The perennial request stemmed from the county's loss two years ago of a research center project with drug maker Merck and the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center ...

Cultural Group Finds Its Groove On The Water
The Tampa Tribune – May 31
The nonprofit institute supports The Florida Aquarium and the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute in Tampa and sponsors two teams that ...

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