New Experimental Treatment Helps Many Cancer Patients Live Pain-FreeThe technique, known as ‘HIFU’, helped many patients in a clinical trial.
Study: More Than One-Third Of Patients With Metastatic Cancer Continue to WorkA new study has found that more than one-third of patients whose cancer has spread to other parts of the body continue working.
Philadelphia Treatment Facility Offering Preview of Ken Burns' New Cancer DocumentaryWednesday night's preview for the cancer community is sponsored by Cancer Treatment Centers of America.
New Research Shows 3-D Mammograms Increase Cancer DetectionResearchers at the University of Pennsylvania used 3-D Mammography to screen more than 26,000 women, They found that cancer detection rates increased from 3.51 to 5.24 per 1,000 women.
Fox Chase Cancer Center Gives High Schoolers A Taste of Health Care CareersThe Saturday event will give students a chance to learn, hands on, about careers in caring for cancer patients.
Event For Research on Rare Cancer is Saturday at Philadelphia ZooThe 5K run begins at 9am, with the "walk and stroll" stepping off at 9:30am.
AACR: It's Our TimeAn intriguing and fact-filled video about the accomplishments and possibilities of cancer research conceptualized by AACR President Tyler Jacks, Ph.D., and AACR Annual Meeting Program Chair Frank McCormick, Ph.D.
History Of The American Association For Cancer ResearchA brief history of the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR). The mission of the AACR is to prevent and cure cancer through research, education, communication, and collaboration.
Basic ScienceInterviews with Drs. Toner, Cantley, Baylin and Blackburn of the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR), explaining the importance of basic science.
Interview With The Late Laura Ziskin, Co-Founder Of Stand Up To CancerListen to an interview with Laura Ziskin, co-founder of Stand Up To Cancer and movie producer talk about her commitment to cancer research.
Stand Up To CancerShort video of Dr. Phillip A. Sharp and Dr. Elizabeth Blackburn supporting Stand Up To Cancer.
AACR: 'We Are Making It Happen 'Narrated by AACR President and Nobel Laureate Elizabeth H. Blackburn, Ph.D., this video illustrates progress made by cancer researchers in the 40 years since U.S. President Richard Nixon signed the National Cancer Act into law.