Michael Bishop

UChicago Medicine First Site in Illinois Offering Pioneering CAR T-Cell Therapy for Cancer

The FDA approved a breakthrough cancer treatment for adult patients with relapsed or refractory diffuse large B-cell lymphoma, a form of non-Hodgkin lymphoma, that uses genetically engineered immune cells to target cancer.

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Jakubowiak and patient

No Place Like Home

Rebecca Zoltoski was the first patient at the University of Chicago Medicine to undergo a blood and bone marrow stem cell transplant as an outpatient for her multiple myeloma. The experience allowed her to be treated close to her house and then seek comfort in her own home each afternoon after being treated. Now, she […]

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