WFTS – Aug. 9
Happening today, congress woman Kathy Castor is speaking at Moffitt Cancer Center to get your preteens vaccinated for HPV. The vaccine will give your kids the protection they need. They recommend all children get the shot at ages 11 or 12 before they become sexually active.
News Medical – Aug. 9
Researchers in Moffitt Cancer Center's Lung Cancer Center of Excellence took a closer look at SCC tumors to determine if their characteristics had an impact on patient outcomes. The findings were published today in Nature Communications.
PR.com – Aug. 9
The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Jackie Chalarca, Director of Revenue Integrity at Moffitt Cancer Center will speak at a webcast entitled: “Optimize Health Care Revenue Cycle Operations with Robotic Process Automation (RPA) LIVE Webcast.”
Tampa Bay Business Journal – Aug. 8
M2Gen has moved from North Tampa, near Moffitt's main campus, to a larger space off of Hillsborough Avenue, The Dikman Co. said.
POZ Magazine – Aug. 7
“Previous studies have shown that HIV-infected cancer patients are more likely to die from their cancer than HIV-uninfected cancer patients,” study author Anna E. Coghill, PhD, MPH, of the cancer epidemiology departmentat Moffitt, said in a press release.
Healio – Aug. 7
Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center is one of two NCI-designated cancer centers in Florida, the other being Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa.
Cancer Health – Aug. 7
Publishing their findings in JAMA Oncology, researchers at the Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, along with investigators from the National Cancer Institute, Duke University and Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, looked to Surveillance, Epidemiology and End Results (SEER) Medicare–linked data to establish a study cohort of people 65 years old or older who had nonadvanced cancers of the colon or rectum, lung, prostate or breast that were diagnosed between 1996 and 2012.
WTSP – Aug. 6
It is usually necessary to talk with an expert to make sure it is in fact melanoma.
That's why Moffitt Cancer Center hosted its annual Pediatric Melanoma Clinic today.
WTVT – Aug. 7
Morphogensis inc is working with the Moffitt Cancer Center specialists to give an injection right into their skin lesions. The technology revolves around the ability to introduce a gene therapy or plasma DNA into the patient’s cancer cells Dehlawi says the vaccine turns cancer cells into something the body can get rid of.
Targeted Oncology – Aug. 6
Javier Pinilla-Ibarz, MD, PhD: Theoretically, we used to say that we deal with TLS in any condition that we do. We use prophylaxis with allopurinol, in some cases with rasburicase and definitely with hydration.
Genetic Literacy Project – Aug. 6
“Cancer therapy is becoming customized to each patient,” said Dr. Howard McLeod, medical director at the Moffitt Cancer Center’s DeBartolo Family Personalized Medicine Institute, in Tampa, Fla.
World Pro News – Aug. 6
Working with groups of young and old mice in DeGregori’s Colorado lab, Curtis Henry, now at Emory University, and Andriy Marusyk, now at the Moffitt Cancer Center, created the same cancer-causing mutations in a few of the mice’s bone marrow stem cells.
Public Now – Aug. 6
“I was also pleased to learn more about Bay Pines' partnership with Moffitt Cancer Center on prostate cancer treatment. Ensuring that Florida's veterans are receiving the highest quality care possible remains one of my top priorities.'
Leader-Telegram – Aug. 6
Burns was the chief resident in internal medicine at Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa.
Equine Info Exchange – Aug. 6
Patti Long, 44, Dade City, Florida … Patti will be riding for Moffitt Cancer Center Foundation.
OncLive – Aug. 5
In a presentation during the 2019 OncLive® State of the Science Summit™ on Ovarian Cancer, Shahzad, a gynecologic oncologist in The Center for Women’s Oncology, Moffitt Cancer Center, discussed the use of checkpoint inhibition in advanced ovarian cancer.
Oncology Nursing News – Aug. 5
In an interview with OncLive, a sister publication of Oncology Nursing News, Wenham, gynecologic oncologist and chair of the Department of Gynecologic Oncology at Moffitt Cancer Center, discussed frontline management strategies for patients with newly diagnosed advanced ovarian cancer as well as the complexities of maintenance therapy.
Targeted Oncology – Aug. 5
Harry Erba, MD, PhD: OK. And actually, based on some of the work that was done at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center and at Moffitt Cancer Center, SWOG is actually looking at a randomized phase II study where we add in ruxolitinib with dasatinib or nilotinib in patients who’ve achieved a CCyR [complete cytogenetic response] but not a major molecular remission.
Newswise – Aug. 5
This is a translational project led by Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University and the Iowa Cancer Center in collaboration with the Huntsman Cancer Center, the City of Hope, the Moffitt Cancer Center, the University of Virginia Cancer Center, the James Ohio State Comprehensive Cancer Center, and Rutgers Cancer Institute in a new consortium known as LION (Lymphoma Innovations ORIEN Network).
Medicine Matters – Aug. 5
This is the case despite both groups of patients “receiving similar stage-appropriate cancer treatment,” say Anna Coghill (H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute, Tampa, Florida, USA) and colleagues in JAMA Oncology.
DocWire – Aug. 5
“Previous studies have shown that HIV-infected cancer patients are more likely to die from their cancer than HIV-uninfected cancer patients,” stated Anna E. Coghill, Ph.D., M.P.H., assistant member of the Cancer Epidemiology Department at H.Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute in a press release.
WHKT – Aug. 2
The Moffitt Cancer Center in Florida said in a three-month stretch it received 66,000 illegal robocalls.
Villages News – Aug. 2
The Florida Blue advantage plan now includes access to the University of Florida Shands Hospital in Gainesville and the Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa.
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