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Chicago Magazine Top Doctors List Includes 36 Cancer Center Members

Chicago Magazine has named the following 36 University of Chicago Medicine Comprehensive Cancer Center members to its Top Doctors list, which was published in the January issue. Neil H. Hyman Abraham H. Dachman Heber MacMahon Irving Waxman Ernst R. Lengyel S. Diane Yamada Richard A. Larson Wendy Stock Michael R. Bishop Suzanne D. Conzen Gini […]

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Wider sampling of tumor tissues may guide choice, improve outcomes

A new study focused on describing genetic variations within a primary tumor, differences between the primary and a metastatic branch of that tumor, and additional diversity found in tumor DNA in the blood stream could help physicians make better treatment choices for patients with gastric and esophageal adenocarcinoma.

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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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