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After experiencing two relapses in three years, Maddie Carlson entered into an immunotherapy clinical trial at Dana-Farber/Boston Children’s to treat her Ewing sarcoma. Today, she is disease-free.
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New research in shows benefits from a promising combo therapy with . Anthony Letai, MD, PhD (), and Jacqueline Garcia, MD, explain how the research builds on a long history of studies done at Dana-Farber: via
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DFCI’s new Center for BRCA and Related Genes is dedicated to the prevention of, and novel therapies and research for, related cancers
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There are many different treatment options available for breast cancer, including a type of surgery called a lumpectomy. Anna Weiss, MD, a breast surgeon at the Susan F. Smith Center, answers some of the most commonly asked questions
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By wearing masks, we are showing our priority is the safety of our patients and staff.
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Dana-Farber News Aug 11
Join MassBio as they honor Dana-Farber's Kenneth Anderson, MD, for his commitment to transforming treatment during the MassBio State of Possible Conference on August 27 🎊🎉👏
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Dana-Farber News Aug 10
New research led by Dana-Farber reveals a peripheral immune signature of responsiveness to PD-1 blockade in patients with classical Hodgkin . Senior author Margaret A. Shipp, MD, comments on the results: via
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Dana-Farber Aug 9
Congratulations to Dana-Farber's Special Awards recipient Anthony V. D'Amico, MD, PhD for the Excellence in Teaching Award
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Dana-Farber Aug 8
Kate Beckett felt herself running out of options. Then came a newly FDA-approved immunotherapy drug.
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Dana-Farber Aug 8
For the first time, scientists discover the molecular basis for the cancer-specific targeting properties of the culprit fusion protein found in synovial sarcoma
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Dana-Farber Aug 8
Check out this video with Dana-Farber's before he opens this weekend's virtual education program with the David A. Karnofsky Memorial Award and Lecture. Saturday, August 8th 8:30am E
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Dana-Farber Aug 7
The Pandemic Action Network, WHO, Africa CDC, US CDC and US CDC Foundation, Facebook, Google, Global Citizen and 40+ partner organizations announced today the launch of World Mask Week from August 7-14, an effort to increase the use of face coverings in public across the globe.
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Dana-Farber Aug 7
As we welcome more patients back for care, a new study shows a decline in diagnoses of 6 types of cancer amid the pandemic.
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Dana-Farber Aug 7
Having a pathogenic mutation in BRCA1 or BRCA2 doesn’t mean you will definitely develop cancer, but it does increase one’s risk.
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Dana-Farber Aug 7
The coronavirus outbreak may pose special risks for some cancer patients. To answer some of your common questions, we spoke with Sarah Hammond, MD, an infectious disease specialist, and Craig Bunnell, chief medical officer at Dana-Farber.
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Dana-Farber Aug 6
What is the correlation between sugar and cancer?
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Laurie Glimcher MD Aug 6
Scientific collaboration is the key to overcoming the COVID-19 pandemic. researchers and colleagues at  University and  have identified potent neutralizing antibodies that could be used in the fight against COVID-19.
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Dana-Farber Aug 6
Breast cancer is a family of diseases with a variety of different subtypes, some of which are often treated with chemotherapy. The treatment a patient receives depends on a variety of factors.
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Dana-Farber Aug 5
Immunotherapy is one of the most exciting areas of cancer research today: it aims to unleash the power of the body's immune system to detect and combat tumors.
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Dana-Farber Aug 5
Our William G. Kaelin, Jr., MD will receive 's Distinguished Scientist Award for his long-term research on how cells sense and adapt to changing oxygen levels:
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