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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ASCO 2017, Olopade

ASCO Annual Meeting Brings Cancer Researchers to Chicago

More than 30,000 cancer leaders, physicians, researchers, and trainees gathered in Chicago in early June for the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), the leading international professional organization for the clinical oncology community. We are always proud to contribute to the latest scientific and clinical advances being presented at the conference, […]

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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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