News/Events

5/15/2015

CCC Awards $160,000 in Pilot Grants to Fund Continuing Cancer Research

CCC Awards $160,000 in Pilot Grants to Fund Continuing Cancer Research For the second year, the CCC has awarded $160,000 in pilot grants to membersand basic scientists who are collaborating to find out more about variouscancers.

5/15/2015

'Miracle' Patient Continues to Fight Cancer With Help From UC Team

In 2011, Jodi Litmon, now 45, started noticing strange things going on in herbody and that trips to the bathroom were becoming more frequent and urgent thanever before.

5/14/2015

NCI Grant Helps Researcher Continue Work on Pancreatic Cancer

Seed funding from community organizations has helped a UC researcher securefederal support to continue studies of a novel therapeutic target forpancreatic cancer patients.

5/6/2015

HEALTH LINE: Skin Cancer Expert Gives the 411 on Sunscreen

For Melanoma Awareness Month, Adam Ingraffea, MD, answers questions aboutsunscreen, its components and what kind of sunscreen could fit your needs.

5/1/2015

$3 Million Gift to Propel Brain Cancer Research at UC Brain Tumor Center

A $3 million gift from the Anna and Harold W. Huffman Foundation will create anendowed chair and research program at the Brain Tumor Center at the UCNeuroscience Institute.

4/30/2015

Starnes 1st Woman Named President-Elect for National Thoracic Organization

Sandra Starnes, MD, is the first woman to be named president-elect for theThoracic Surgery Directors Association (TSDA).

4/30/2015

Couch Cushions and Cancer: Researchers Examine Effects of Flame Retardants

Susan Kasper, PhD, says our comfy couch or chair cushions--or more so what's onthem--may potentially lead to cancer down the road.

4/15/2015

Three from Academic Health Center Honored With 2015 Faculty Awards

Three faculty from the Academic Health Center were honored with faculty awardsat the 2015 university Faculty Awards Ceremony.