In 2018, Lucy Huffman was diagnosed with Signet-ring cell carcinoma, a type of adenocarcinoma that starts in the glands of your body. Sadly, she passed away in August of 2020. As part of his estate planning, Lucy's husband Richard has decided to make a gift to the Colorectal Cancer Research Center of Excellence at the […]
Introducing Colorectal Cancer Matters, the inaugural issue of the news magazine of the Colorectal Cancer Center of Excellence. CLICK HERE TO READ!
cpetty7 ⋅ Giving Back, Issues & Perspectives, Prevention/Screening Baltimore Orioles, colorectal cancer, Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center, Nilofer Azad, precision medicine, treatment, Trey Mancini ⋅
In this Cancer Matters podcast, Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center Director Dr Bill Nelson speaks with Trey Mancini of the Baltimore Orioles and Dr Nilofer Azad about Trey's treatment, and return to baseball, following a diagnosis of colon cancer.
cpetty7 ⋅ Patient Stories, Prevention/Screening Baltimore Orioles, Bill Nelson, Cancer Matters, colon cancer, colorectal cancer, Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center, Nilofer Azad, podcast, Trey Mancini ⋅
Liver cancer is one of the fastest-growing causes of cancer death in the U.S. and in many other parts of the world, says Mark Yarchoan, co-director of the Liver Cancer Multidisciplinary Clinic. Since the new liver cancer clinic launched a little more than a year ago, they have seen a more than 500% increase in […]
Arnold’s advanced pancreas cancer that had spread to his liver was eliminated with a low-dose, five-drug combination being studied in a clinical trial led by Dung Le. Le is now testing new iterations of the therapy to see if she can help more patients. A new drug cocktail adds immunotherapy and a PARP inhibitor to […]
cpetty7 ⋅ Bloomberg~Kimmel Institute For Cancer Immunotherapy, Dung Le, immunotherapy, Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center, Karim Boudadi, Lustgarten Foundation, Michael Pishvaian, Nilofer Azad, PARP, precision medicine, Research, Swim Across America, treatment ⋅
In this edition of the Cancer Matters podcast, Dr Bill Nelson speaks to Dr Nilofer Azad about the advances made in treating colon cancer and the importance of colonoscopy in early detection.