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Gastric Cancer

[VIDEO] Updates in Advanced Gastric Cancer

The field of gastric cancer is progressing at a rapid pace, and immuno-oncology is taking precedence with several novel combinations under investigation. Read More

Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Treated for Pancreatic Cancer

The Supreme Court Justice underwent radiation therapy. Read More

CAR T Solid Tumors ASCO (1)

The Power of CAR T in Solid Tumor Treatment

CAR T therapy involves a patient’s own T cells that have been genetically engineered to target a patient’s own specific cancer. Read More

Feet Bathroom Scale

Excess Body Weight at Younger Ages Increases Risk of Dying from Pancreatic Cancer

Excess body weight before age 50 may be strongly associated with a higher risk of dying from pancreatic cancer than excess weight at older ages. Read More


Up to 85 Percent of Patients with Cancer Experience Malnutrition or Weight Loss

Nutritional status affects acceptability and tolerability of anticancer therapies. Read More

Colon Cancer FIT Test

At-Home Test is as Effective as Colonoscopy

Colon cancer is one of the most common cancers in men and women in the United States. Read More

Alex Trebek 2009

Is Pancreatic Cancer on the Rise?

The American Cancer Society estimates a two percent increase in the number of people who will be diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in 2019. Read More

Heather Moore Hleemoffitt

Clinic Turns High Risk into High Chance of Survival  

Around 10 percent of GI cancers are hereditary, and the high-risk clinic sees hundreds of patients. Read More


Battling Tough Odds

How Women in Moffitt’s Gastrointestinal Oncology Clinic Are Paving the Way in Pancreatic Cancer Research and Treatment Read More


Aretha Franklin Died of a Deadly Cancer That Gets Little Attention

Not all pancreatic tumors are alike, says Moffitt expert. Read More


Moffitt Clinic Brings Treatment to Life with 3D Art

Our Gastrointestinal Oncology Clinic features art depicting different types of cancer treatment. Read More