May 28, 2010

Traveling play raises funds for scholarship
News Chief – May 28
The two-hour play is sponsored by Brothers United, a nonprofit group that raises funds for the Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa.

State Rep. Rich Glorioso's wife recovering from cancer surgery
The Tampa Tribune – May 27
Surgeons at H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center removed about 15 percent of Judy Glorioso's kidney, her husband said.

Skin cancer experts worry tanning beds have role in rising rate of melanoma
St. Petersburg Times – May 27
"I hear an awful lot of young people saying, 'I just wanted to look good for the prom. It won't bother me to get a tan or go in a tanning bed,' " says H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center surgical oncologist Dr. Vernon Sondak.

Hiking for a purpose: cross country trek to benefit cancer
The Mesquite News Star – May 27
“I chose the Moffitt Cancer Center because I did a lot of work there and saw the downfalls of cancer firsthand,” Pascarelli said.

Bone marrow transplant patient spreads word about donating
St. Petersburg Times – May 26
She was sent to the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, which led to grueling preparation for next week's transplant.

Promising therapy scuttled by alleged misconduct - May 25, 2010
Nature “The Great Beyond” blog – May 25
But in a retraction published in PNAS earlier this month, signed by Radhakirhsnan, Pease and a third co-author, Esteban Celis at the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute in Tampa, Florida, the scientists write: “We do not believe something has happened recently to the reagent changing its potency.”

Expressor finds $4.5M return investment
Mass High Tech (The Journal of New England Technology) – May 25
Expressor Software includes in its list of healthcare, telecommunications and financial services customers such companies as American Tower Corp., Moffitt Cancer Center, Integrated DNA Technologies Inc., Sybron Dental Specialties and Viverae Inc.

Florida Cancer Specialists & Research Institute
Studio 10 – May 25
FCS is a long-time Affiliate Member with the Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute in Tampa.

Dr. Ralph Nobo Needed on Panel
The Ledger – May 23
His patient will now receive treatment at the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center.

Dungy has longtime connection to Vitale
The Tampa Tribune – May 22
It will fund research grants for doctors at St. Petersburg's All Children's Hospital and Tampa's Moffitt Cancer and Research Center.

Dick Vitale Gala in Sarasota raises more than $1 million to fight cancer
St. Petersburg Times – May 22
This year's net proceeds from the gala will fund a collaborative research grant for pediatric cancer at Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa and All Children's Hospital in St. Petersburg.

Más de 5.000 corrieron por la cura del cáncer
7 Dias – May 22
Ya la fundación de Millas por Moffitt fijó la sexta caminata anual para el sábado 14 de mayo de 2011.

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