April 19, 2019

April 19, 2019

Local mom battling cancer posts Facebook plea for breast milk

WFLA – April 18

Jessica has more final chemo treatment, then will soon begin radiation. She says her nurses at Moffitt Cancer Center keep her going, as does her moms' group.

"They're angels to me!"

 

Traveling exhibition celebrates the beauty of hope

Tucson Local Media – April 18

Ventana Gallery’s next exhibition, “Uncommon Beauty: Pathology and other microscopic wonders and realities in nature,” showcases a collaboration between pathologist Marilyn Bui of The Moffitt Cancer Center and her patient, artist Raymond Paul, both from Tampa, Florida

 

Run From The Rays to benefit skin cancer awareness foundation

Sun Sentinel – April 18

Past race beneficiaries include The Caridad Center of Palm Beach County; Melanoma Research at Moffitt Cancer Center now partnered with Boca Raton Regional Hospital’s Lynn Cancer Center; Dermatology Medical Missions, Inc.; The Richard David Kann Melanoma Foundation; The League of Ribbons at Lynn Cancer Center; The Melanoma Foundation of New England; the Boca Raton High School Swim Team and the Boca West Children's Foundation.

 

FREE “50PlusPrime” Screening with Sam Donaldson and Phil Jones

Villages News – April 17

Moffitt Cancer Center is hosting a free film screening with Sam Donaldson and Phil Jones. 

 

Dr. Shah on Overcoming Resistance to BTK Inhibitors in MCL

OncLive – April 16

Bijal D. Shah, MD, associate member, Department of Malignant Hematology, Moffitt Cancer Center, discusses overcoming resistance to BTK inhibitors in mantle cell lymphoma (MCL).

 

Researchers ID mechanism of resistance to BRAF inhibitors in melanoma

eCancer News – April 16

Moffitt Cancer Center researchers have discovered a mechanism by which melanoma cells become resistant to the commonly used drugs that target the BRAF protein and its signaling pathway.

 

Mechanism of resistance to BRAF inhibitors in melanoma identified

Science Daily – April 15

Moffitt Cancer Center researchers have discovered a mechanism by which melanoma cells become resistant to the commonly used drugs that target the BRAF protein and its signaling pathway. Their study was published online today by the journal Cancer Research.

 

Young cancer survivor inspires others through Spark the Way foundation

WFLA – April 15

In fact, she was so inspired while receiving treatment at Moffitt Cancer Center, Madison decided to do something to support young cancer victims. That was six years ago.

 

Charlie Crist’s Proposal to Cut Down on Spam Calls Gains Steam

Florida Daily – April 12

Crist reeled in more support for the bill as Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel and almost 20 health care and technology organizations, including BayCare Health System and the Moffitt Cancer Center, threw their support behind his proposal.

 

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