UPMC Hillman Cancer Center In The News

Below are recent stories in the news about UPMC Hillman Cancer Center. The links listed will take you to the original media articles. If you are unable to access an article, please email Wendy Zellner for a copy of the story.



UPMC to advise cancer center in China
Pittsburgh Business Times (6/27/2018)

UPMC, University of Pittsburgh establish genome sequencing center
Beckers Hospital Review (6/26/2018)

New genome sequencing center aims to speed up lifesaving treatments
WPXI (6/26/2018)

Pitt, UPMC open large-scale genome-sequencing center
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (6/26/2018)

Cancer experts say country needs to ramp up HPV vaccine rates
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (6/26/2018)

UPMC, Pitt open new high-tech genome center
Pittsburgh Business Times (6/26/2018)

Letter to the editor | Walk of Hope making a huge difference
The Tribune-Democrat (6/26/2018)

UPMC Hamot Equipment Can Spot Lung Cancer Early
The Post-Journal (6/26/2018)

Pittsburgh let the dogs out
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (6/22/2018)

UPMC Hamot uses new tech to biopsy small lung tumors
Go Erie (6/18/2018)

UPMC Hamot Unveils Unique Technology That Detects Lung Cancer Earlier
Erie News Now (6/18/2018)

UPMC Hamot first hospital in country to use robotic tech for early detection of lung cancer
Your Erie (6/18/2018)

Music therapy program at hospital raises morale for patients and staff
ABC News (6/13/2018)

A cancer success story: Immunotherapy’s promise is boosted by UPMC
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (6/12/2018)

Morgante, Gren Shoot 13-Under In Final Round To Win Tourney By One
The Post-Journal (6/10/2018)

Fantastic Finish
The Post-Journal (6/10/2018)

Local doctor part of groundbreaking study on breast cancer treatment
WPXI (6/6/2018)

What Surveillance Testing Should Be Done After Melanoma Diagnosis?
Medical Research (6/5/2018)

Many women with early breast cancer may not need chemo, study finds
NBC News (6/2/2018)

Nivolumab Plus Cetuximab and Radiotherapy May Be a Safe Treatment Option in Head and Neck Cancer
Cancer Therapy Advisor (6/2/2018)

Kilkenny man oversees purchase of Whitfield Clinic in Waterford
Kilkenny People (6/1/2018)

Bold research raises excitement for UPMC Immune Transplant and Therapy Center
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (2/27/2018)

Texas Woman Warns Others After Loud MRI Permanently Damages Her Ears: 'I Live a Life of Misery'
People (2/26/2018)

Accurate telomere length test influences treatment decisions for certain diseases
Science Daily (2/26/2018)

Bon Secours Hospital to provide radiation treatment
Irish Examiner (2/23/2018)

Novel Approach to Cancer Immunotherapy Shows Promise
Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News (2/23/2018)

UPMC Hamot, Community Leaders Focus on the Future
Erie News Now (2/22/2018)

UPMC, Highmark split fast approaching
Your Erie (2/22/2018)

UPMC Susquehanna Cancer Center Welcomes New Oncologist
North Central PA (2/20/2018)

Innovation, cont.: The new UPMC/Pitt research center is a big step
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (2/16/2018)

Trib editorial: UPMC-Pitt immunotherapy center advances city's medical legacy
Trib Live (2/14/2018)

UPMC makes $200M investment in immunotherapy hub: 3 things to know
Beckers Hospital Review (2/14/2018)

Pittsburgh research giants unveil landmark $200M immunotherapy center to combat cancer and aging
GeekWire (2/13/2018)

Less than 3% of online radiology resources met readability guidelines in 2016
Radiology Business (2/13/2018)

UPMC to build invest $200M in immunology center in Pittsburgh (Video)
Pittsburgh Business Times (2/13/2018)

UPMC, Pitt announce new $200 million facility in Bloomfield
WTAE (2/13/2018)

Pitt, UPMC Teaming Up For New Immune Transplant & Therapy Center
CBS Pittsburgh (2/13/2018)

Pitt, UPMC announce $200 million for new immunotherapy center
WPXI (2/13/2018)

UPMC, Pitt announce new Immune Transplant and Therapy Center in Bloomfield
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (2/13/2018)

Pittsburgh research giants unveil landmark $200M immunotherapy center to combat cancer and aging
GeekWire (2/13/2018)

Futuristic immunotherapy treatments are already in use
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (2/13/2018)

UPMC, Pitt to invest $200 million in immunotherapy research facility in Pittsburgh
Trib Live (2/13/2018)

UPMC's 3 new hospitals to have 'massive infusion of science and technology and innovation' (Video)
Pittsburgh Business Times (2/13/2018)

UPMC researchers discover breast cancer mutation
Trib Live (2/8/2018)

A possible way to protect intestinal walls from damage due to chemotherapy
Medical Xpress (2/8/2018)

This Molecule Could Prevent Cancer Patients From Losing Their Lunch
Gizmodo (2/7/2018)

Mutations common in pancreatic CA, history of other cancers
Medical Xpress (2/7/2018)

A 3-D approach to stop cancer in its tracks
Phys.org (2/4/2018)

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center uses analytics to improve care quality with CMS Oncology Care Model
Healthcare IT News (2/2/2018)

Study uncovers potential targets for treatment of aggressive triple-negative breast cancers
News Medical (2/2/2018)

Breast cancer treatments can raise heart risks, doctors warn
CNN (2/1/2018)


Symptom Tracking Via Smartphones And Fitbits May Improve Cancer Care
CURE (12/29/2017)

States that adopted expanded Medicaid had increased early cancer diagnoses among patients, study finds
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (12/21/2017)

Smartphone app can monitor cancer patients recovery
DOTmed (12/21/2017)

Walking after cancer surgery can reduce hospital readmission rates, Pitt-based study shows
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (12/19/2017)

New Uniontown cancer treatment center gives patients hope, more space
Herald-Standard (12/18/2017)

The Infection Connection
CURE (12/16/2017)

Mechanism identified of impaired dendritic cell function that weakens response to cancer
Drug Target Review (12/15/2017)

LifeX seeks to conquer cancer, Alzheimer’s and more, right here in Pittsburgh
NEXT Pittsburgh (12/13/2017)

Why exercising on polluted city streets does more harm than good
The Guardian (12/8/2017)

What you should know about birth control and breast cancer
Popular Science (12/8/2017)

Dr. Brufsky on Implementing Pertuzumab in HER2+ Breast Cancer
OncLive (12/7/2017)

Breast cancer symptoms to look out for
Fox News (12/7/2017)

Study reveals genetic differences in recurrent vs. primary tumors
Healio (12/6/2017)

A Fitbit could save your life: Every 100 additional steps a cancer patient takes after surgery reduces their risk of hospital readmission by nearly 20%, study reveals
Daily Mail (12/6/2017)

New Immunotherapy for Deadly Childhood Brain Cancer Targets Novel “Neoantigen”
University of California San Francisco (12/4/2017)

Will Foundation’s FDA, CMS Nod Help Cancer DNA Tests Break Through?
Xconomy (12/1/2017)

Never Too Young: Two Local Women Share Why You Are Never Too Young for Breast Cancer
Erie News Now (10/31/2017)

Depression, fatigue tied to more hospital stays for terminal cancer
Reuters (10/25/2017)

Post-Adjuvant Therapy for HER2+ Breast Cancer
Onc Live (10/25/2017)

Steelers players Moats, Conner and more team up to cook and help cancer patients at Magee-Womens Hospital
Trib Live (10/24/2017)

Steelers are cooking up something special
Pittsburgh Steelers (10/24/2017)

New Treatment For Blood Cancer ‘A Breakthrough,’ According To Researchers
90.5 WESA (10/24/2017)

Experimental Treatment Could Ensure Future Fertility For Prepubescent Cancer Patients
90.5 WESA (10/23/2017)

Neoadjuvant PI3 Kinase Inhibitors for HR+ Breast Cancer
Onc Live (10/23/2017)

Mammograms key to early detection of breast cancer
Bedford Gazette (10/20/2017)

Number of newly diagnosed cancer patients without insurance drops in first year of ACA
Medical Xpress (10/19/2017)

Advancements in medicine have changed breast cancer treatment
New Castle News (10/19/2017)

FDA approves gene therapy to treat adult lymphoma
Trib Live (10/19/2017)

UPMC test detects dangerous pancreatic cysts without surgery
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (10/17/2017)

The Case for Eliminating the Neutropenic Diet
Managed Markets Network Journals (10/16/2017)

Abemaciclib With Hormone Therapy for HR+ mBC
Onc Live (10/16/2017)

New radiation treatment for breast cancer proves better for heart
The Times (10/16/2017)

Genetic test shows promise for identifying pancreatic cysts at high risk for cancer
Healio (10/13/2017)

A New Hope for Male Fertility After Cancer Treatment
The Atlantic (10/13/2017)

Conner honored for his courage
Pittsburgh Steelers (10/12/2017)

Pancreatic Cancer Sequencing Test From University of Pittsburgh Team Helps Identify Cancerous Cysts
GenomeWeb (10/12/2017)

'It was amazing!' Cancer patient's girlfriend skips freshman homecoming, brings the dance to him in hospital
WTAE (10/10/2017)

Doctors optimistic about future breast cancer treatment
Daily Item (10/10/2017)

Diagnosing Bladder Cancer Made Inexpensive, Sensitive and Non-invasive
Advanced Science News (10/10/2017)

Efficacy of CDK4/6 Inhibitors in HR+ mBC
Onc Live (10/9/2017)

Regardless of genes, early detection the most important tool for beating breast cancer
The Express (10/6/2017)

Biomarkers for CDK4/6 Inhibitors in HR+ mBC
Onc Live (10/6/2017)

Breast cancer ‘not a death sentence’
Sun-Gazette (10/3/2017)

Genetic test successfully detects some asymptomatic pancreatic cancers
Medical Xpress (10/2/2017)

UPMC pancreatic cancer test
We Are Central PA (10/2/2017)

'Gold standard' – Regular screening still key for early detection of breast cancer
The Tribune-Gazette (10/2/2017)

4 survivors share personal stories
Sun-Gazette (10/2/2017)

Americans win Nobel medicine prize for work on circadian rhythm
Chicago Tribune (10/2/2017)

Local cancer services director: Increased diagnoses means screenings are working
Sun-Gazette (10/2/2017)

Advances in treatment have cancer doctors optimistic about present, future
The Tribune-Democrat (10/2/2017)

Radiation therapy is ‘constantly updated,’ allowing docs to target tumors with greater precision
The Tribune-Democrat (10/1/2017)

Genes that don’t fit: Family history can play a role in breast cancer
The Tribune-Democrat (10/1/2017)

National Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Key terms you should know
Fox News (10/1/2017)

Breast cancer ‘total shock’ for woman under 40
Go Erie (10/1/2017)

3-D mammography called ‘a great advance’
The Tribune-Democrat (10/1/2017)

Cancer advances come in small steps, deep breaths
The Tribune-Democrat (10/1/2017)

Area gets new breast health center
We Are Central PA (9/29/2017)

Regardless of Genes, Early Detection is Your Most Important Tool for Beating Breast Cancer
North Central PA (9/28/2017)

Hillman Foundation gives $30M to cancer research
Pittsburgh Business Times (9/28/2017)

University of Pittsburgh receives $30 million research grant
Lancaster Online (9/27/2017)

Gallagher discusses research and in-state students at trustees meeting
The Pitts News (9/27/2017)

Pitt announces $30 million gift from Hillman Foundation
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (9/27/2017)

Hillman Foundation donates $30 million to UPMC cancer research program
Trib Live (9/27/2017)

Phase 1b/2 Study of MEK162 Plus Imatinib in Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors
Cancer Therapy Advisor (9/26/2017)

For Breast Cancer Patients Receiving Chemotherapy, Those Who Practice Tibetan Yoga Improve Sleep Outcomes Over Time
Sleep Review (9/26/2017)

The UPMC Hillman Cancer Center Gala 2017: “A Future Without Cancer”
Whirl Magazine (9/25/2017)

With the Nobel Prizes around the corner, it’s crystal ball time
Stat News (9/25/2017)

Studying 1 million people to end cookie-cutter health care
ABC News (9/25/2017)

UPMC invests in hospital, add to services in Italy
Pittsburgh Business Times (9/21/2017)

Hills collecting for pediatric cancer research
The Times Leader (9/20/2017)

Helping Children Cope With Your Cancer
Cure Today (9/19/2017)

Bored with Your Fitbit? These Cancer Researchers Aren't
Wired (9/19/2017)

At-Home Test Can Help Determine Breast Cancer Risk
CBS Local (9/19/2017)

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center hosts gala at PPG Paints Arena
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (9/18/2017)

UPMC hosts cancer survivors picnic
Altoona Mirror (9/18/2017)

Fanfare: UPMC Hillman Cancer Center Gala raises $4.1 million
Trib Live (9/17/2017)

Cancer survivors gather to celebrate life
We Are Central PA (9/16/2017)

WWE announces they’re again partnering with The V Foundation to raise money for pediatric cancer research
Cageside Seats (9/5/2017)

WWE Raises Funds for Pediatric Cancer Research
Rare DR (9/5/2017)

Young Endurance Athletes Shown to be at Increased Risk for Early-Onset Skin Cancer
EIN News (9/5/2017)

KDKA Radio’s Mike Pintek Announces He Has Cancer
CBS Local (6/29/2017)

KDKA's Mike Pintek announces he has pancreatic cancer
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (6/29/2017)

Caltagirone bill to fund pediatric cancer research passes House
Reading Eagle (6/28/2017)

Medicaid cuts linked to delayed breast cancer diagnosis
CBS News (6/27/2017)

Drug Industry Groups Oppose FDA “Quality Metrics” Plan
P&T Community (6/26/2017)

Medicaid Cuts Tied to Delayed Breast Cancer Diagnoses
Philly (6/26/2017)

Here’s What Happens To Breast Cancer Diagnoses When Medicaid Is Rolled Back
Huffington Post (6/26/2017)

Medicaid cuts linked to later breast cancer diagnosis
Reuters (6/26/2017)

The Motivating Power of Cancer
WebMD (6/26/2017)

Medicaid rollback could increase late-stage breast cancer diagnoses
Healio (6/26/2017)

Medicaid Restrictions Negatively Impact Poor Breast Cancer Patients
CancerNetwork (6/26/2017)

More Breast Cancers Diagnosed at Late Stage With Medicaid Cuts
DoctorsLounge (6/26/2017)

Treatment, not screening, credited with latest breast cancer advances
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (6/20/2017)

Incoming Hillman Cancer Center director Ferris aims to boost enrollment in clinical trials
Trib Live (6/19/2017)

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center names veteran cancer specialist Ferris director
Trib Live (6/16/2017)

New UPMC Hillman Cancer Center leader named
Pittsburgh Business Times (6/16/2017)

Immunology expert Robert Ferris named director of UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
The Cancer Letter (6/16/2017)

Cancer Immunology Leader named Director of UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Pittsburgh Urban Media (6/16/2017)

Study Finds Link Between E-Cigarette Use and Bladder Cancer
Targeted Oncology (6/13/2017)

Third-Line Therapy for Metastatic Colorectal Cancer
Targeted Oncology (6/12/2017)

Students donate Harnessing Hope bags to UPMC Susquehanna
The Express (6/9/2017)

U.S. Probe Sheds Light on Charities’ Role in Boosting Drug Sales
The Wall Street Journal (6/9/2017)

Cancer drug prices are so high that doctors will test cutting doses
The Washington Post (6/8/2017)

Single Gene Mutation Reduces Aggressiveness of Deadly Brain Cancer
Technology Network (6/2/2017)

Business briefs: H&M to close SouthSide Works location
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (6/2/2017)

Effective prostate cancer screening must begin with a conversation
The Express (6/2/2017)

Single Gene Mutation Reduces Aggressiveness of Deadly Brain Cancer
Technology Networks (6/2/2017)

Hillman Foundations plan to use founder’s $800 million gift locally
Next Pittsburgh (6/1/2017)

UPMC CancerCenter to honor Hillmans with name change
WTAE (5/31/2017)

UPMC names all cancer treatment centers for Henry and Elsie Hillman
Trib Live (5/31/2017)

Three Mile Island nuke accident linked to thyroid cancer
USA Today (5/31/2017)

UPMC to rename cancer network in honor of Henry and Elsie Hillman
Trib Live (5/30/2017)

Sephora introduces 'brave beauty' program for women with cancer
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (5/30/2017)

Genome-Informed Treatment Improves Survival in Pancreatic Cancer
Oncology Nurse Advisor (5/29/2017)

Cancer cures of the future
New York Post (5/29/2017)

Retired Pittsburgh Public Schools teacher receiving care from former students, PPS alumni
Trib Live (5/21/2017)

Wise Buy? Proton Beam Therapy
MedPage Today (5/19/2017)

First robotic surgery for throat cancer patient at Kidwai hospital
The Times of India (5/16/2017)

E-cigarettes may increase bladder cancer risk
Healio (5/15/2017)

AUA: Studies Highlight Links Between Bladder Cancer, E-Cigarettes
Cancer Network (5/15/2017)

At Komen race, a chance for mothers, daughters to heal together
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (5/14/2017)

CRISPR kills HIV and eats Zika 'like Pac-man'. Its next target? Cancer
Wired (5/14/2017)

Pirates pitcher Taillon has suspected testicular cancer
Normangee Star (5/13/2017)

Health System Eliminates Neutropenic Diet in Patients With Cancer With No Rise in Infections
Cure (5/11/2017)

OncoBreak: 'Bad at Death'; Environment and Ca; Dr. vs Dad
MedPage Today (5/11/2017)

Assistant director of nursing leads others to health and wellness
The Luminary (5/10/2017)

Aggressive skin cancer can be triggered by this virus
Express (5/9/2017)

Doctors say Taillon's prognosis should be favorable
Trib Live (5/8/2017)

Rapid + TCT conference showcases Pittsburgh as 3D printing leader
What's Next for Pittsburgh? (5/8/2017)

Preventing and Treating Oral Mucositis With Low Level Laser Therapy
Oncology Nursing News (5/8/2017)

Researchers discover how cancer-causing virus could stay silently hidden in your body
Phys.org (5/4/2017)

Pittsburgh Researchers Targeting of Cancer Command Centers May Benefit Mesothelioma Patients
Mesothelioma (5/2/2017)

Peter Huntsman: Huntsman Cancer Institute needs autonomy
Deseret News (5/2/2017)

New Gene Therapy Shrinks Aggressive Tumors in Mice
The Scientist (5/2/2017)

Revolutionary cut and paste gene-editing tool sets its sights on cancer's 'command centre'
Daily Mail (5/2/2017)

Novel gene editing approach to cancer treatment shows promise in mice
Medical Xpress (5/1/2017)

Gene editing technology shrinks tumors in mice, showing promise for cancer treatment
Trib Live (5/1/2017)

CRISPR gene-editing tool targets cancer's "command center"
New Atlas (5/1/2017)

Pitt Study Finds Potential Marker of Drug Response in Many Cancer Types
The Cancer Letter (2/28/2017)

How immunotherapy can help treat solid tumors
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (2/27/2017)

Study Finds Potential Marker of Drug Response in Many Cancer Types
DDD Mag (2/27/2017)

Large-scale skin cancer screening initiative feasible
Medical Xpress (2/25/2017)

MINDACT Trial Design and Results in Breast Cancer
Onc Live (2/24/2017)

Breast Cancer: Genomic Testing for Adjuvant Therapy
Onc Live (2/22/2017)

Nivolumab: A New Standard-of-Care
Onc Live (2/22/2017)

Phone Triage Success Is Built With Patience
Onc Live (2/22/2017)

Pitt researchers uncover genetic marker that may predict drug response in many cancer types
News Medical Life Sciences (2/21/2017)

Immunotherapy for Recurrent HNSCC
Onc Live (2/20/2017)

Look Good Feel Better program for women facing cancer Feb. 27
The Observer (2/15/2017)

Keisel Shaves Beard To Raise Money For Children's Hospital
CBS Local (2/14/2017)

Cancer Caregiver Receives National American Cancer Society Award
North Central PA (2/13/2017)

Cancer caregiver receives National American Cancer Society Award
The Express (2/13/2017)

Genetic Cancer Risk Assessment Gives People Control Over Future
CBS Local (2/13/2017)

Legislator reintroduces bills aimed at fighting pediatric cancer
Fox 43 (2/13/2017)

Optimizing Care to Avoid CINV
Oncology Nursing News (2/13/2017)

'Stringent' Lung Ca Screening Criteria Could Save Money
Medpage Today (2/9/2017)

Cancer patients being recruited for drug study
We Are Central PA (2/9/2017)

UPMC, Pitt partnering for thyroid cancer research
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (2/9/2017)

Clinical trial for genetic cancer test to offer safe thyroid-preserving surgery
Medical Xpress (2/8/2017)

Five things to know today, and Pens running second to Sabres in the ratings
Pittsburgh Business Times (2/8/2017)

Genetic test could spare cancer patients from thyroid removal
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (2/7/2017)

Historic Perspective on Recurrent HNSCC
Onc Live (2/7/2017)

Less inclusive criteria for lung cancer screening would be cost-effective
Medical Xpress (2/7/2017)

6-year-old boy celebrates end of chemo treatments with adorable dance
CBS News (2/6/2017)

Are you carrying your cellphone too close to your body?
Standard-Times (2/3/2017)

Brainlab Raises Awareness about Radiosurgery for Brain Metastases Patients on World Cancer Day 2017
Yahoo Finance (2/3/2017)

Dr. Brufsky on the COLET Trial for Triple-Negative Breast Cancer
Onc Live (2/1/2017)

Ongoing Biomarker Measurements Inform Treatment Decisions in Breast Cancer
Targeted Oncology (2/1/2017)

Coaching, Question Prompts Improved End-of-Life Discussions
Cancer Network (1/30/2017)

Hepatitis C drugs cost taxpayers millions
WTAE (1/27/2017)

Tattoo artists may miss chance to help with skin cancer detection
Japan Today (1/27/2017)

Are you carrying your cellphone too close to your body?
Chicago Tribune (1/26/2017)

Nonprofit offers services to help diminish stress of breast cancer
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (1/23/2017)

Scientists get best view yet of cancer-causing virus HPV
Science Daily (1/23/2017)

Tattoo Inks Mask Skin Cancer Signs: Study
News Max Health (1/23/2017)

Trans patients, looking for fertility options, turn to cancer research
PBS (1/22/2017)

Tattoo Artists Can Help Reduce Skin Cancer
Counsel and Heal (1/21/2017)

Bon Secours Care Village to expand
Irish Medical Times (1/20/2017)

How Tattoo Artists Could Help Reduce Skin Cancer
Live Science (1/18/2017)

UPMC part of global initiative to improve access to cancer care
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (1/18/2017)

UPMC a founding partner in big international cancer effort
Biz Journals (1/17/2017)

10 takeaways from San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium
HemOnc Today (1/13/2017)

Veliparib Facing Phase III Test in BRCA-Positive Breast Cancer
Onc Live (1/12/2017)

Brain Mets Can Acquire HER2 Positivity in HER2 Negative Breast Cancer Patients
Cancer Network (1/11/2017)

PI3K Inhibitors for HR Breast Cancer
Onc Live (1/10/2017)

Hospice care linked to higher family satisfaction
Fox News Health (1/5/2017)

Advances in medicine for 2017
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (1/3/2017)

Dr. Brufsky on Cobimetinib Plus Paclitaxel in TNBC
Onc Live (1/3/2017)

New cancer centre planned for Cork
International Medical Travel Journal (1/3/2017)

UPMC auxiliary supports Real Men Wear Pink
Altoona Mirror (1/3/2017)


Progression of HR Metastatic Breast Cancer
Onc Live (12/29/2016)

Risk Stratification for HNSCC
Onc Live (12/28/2016)

Lung-Sparing Surgery May Boost Mesothelioma Survival
Health Day (12/23/2016)

Biology of Head and Neck Squamous Cell Cancer HNSCC
Onc Live (12/22/2016)

School board acknowledges members' community efforts
The Review (12/21/2016)

Kids and Cancer Fund helps update radiation equipment
The Bradford Era (12/20/2016)

Ongoing Needs in HER2 Breast Cancer
Onc Live (12/20/2016)

Fanfare's Best Parties of 2016: Number 5: Future Without Cancer
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (12/19/2016)

Hospitals spend millions luring patients away from each other
The Des Moines Register (12/19/2016)

Many techniques can help ease stress during holidays
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (12/19/2016)

Mobile Site Offers Ready Access to Guided Meditation for Patients With Cancer
Cure (12/19/2016)

American Cancer Society shutters local office
New Castle News (12/16/2016)

Neratinib in HER2 Breast Cancer
Onc Live (12/16/2016)

Resiliency, hardiness celebrated at BRMC oncology Christmas party
The Bradford Era (12/16/2016)

Young Man With Bone Cancer Gets Second Chance At Children's Hospital
CBS Local (12/14/2016)

MEK Inhibitor Taxane Combination Active in Triple Negative Breast Cancer
Targeted Oncology (12/10/2016)

Lisa Butterfield on the Nurse's Role in Immunotherapy Treatment
Oncology Nursing News (12/9/2016)

SABCS: Treatment May Need To Be Altered When Breast CA Spreads to Brain
MPR (12/9/2016)

Senate Approves 21st Century Cures CR Slates $300M for NCI and Moonshot
The Cancer Letter (12/9/2016)

Treatment of HER2 Metastatic Breast Cancer
Onc Live (12/8/2016)

Breast Cancer Cells May Change When They Spread to Brain: Study
The Inquirer Daily News (12/7/2016)

New bridge link to Bons Secours hospital
Evening Echo (12/7/2016)

New study shows targeted therapy needed for breast cancer with brain metastases
Medical Xpress (12/7/2016)

At 'axis of aging and cancer': Studies uncover new details about telomeres
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (12/6/2016)

Neoadjuvant T-DM1 in HER2 Early Breast Cancer
Onc Live (12/6/2016)

Children's Hospital doc receives St. Baldrick's Foundation grant to further cancer research
Pittsburgh Business Times (12/2/2016)

Neoadjuvant Lapatinib in HER2 Early Breast Cancer
Onc Live (12/2/2016)

A career of connections
Fred Hutch (12/1/2016)

RAS Mutation Presence in Thyroid Nodules Carried Risk for Cancer
Cancer Network (11/29/2016)

Robotic snake fights cancer
We are Central PA (11/29/2016)

For some breast cancer survivors, reconstruction not part of their plans
Pittsburgh Tribune Review (11/28/2016)

Neoadjuvant Combinations in HER2 Breast Cancer
Onc Live (11/28/2016)

Young boy battling cancer meets hero, cancer survivor James Conner
WPXI (11/23/2016)

Pembrolizumab Shown to Reduce Tumor Size in Sarcoma Subtypes
Targeted Oncology (11/22/2016)

Pitt moves closer to developing specialized cancer treatment
The Pitt News (11/22/2016)

Most Radiology Sites for Public Not at Appropriate Reading Levels
Diagnostic Imaging (11/21/2016)

To disrupt cancer growth, 2 Pittsburgh labs try cutting its fuel
Pittsburgh Tribune Review (11/21/2016)

Cancer Diagnostic Methods Take Innovative Strides
Parent Herald (11/20/2016)

Aliquippa's DiMantae Bronaugh, battling cancer, joins team at Heinz Field for WPIAL championship game
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (11/18/2016)

New cancer diagnostic method unravels the complexity of breast cancer tumors
Medical Xpress (11/18/2016)

Lisa Butterfield on SITC Immune Biomarkers Task Force
OncLive (11/16/2016)

Cancer research: How cells die by ferroptosis
ScienceDaily (11/15/2016)

Pembrolizumab Antitumor Activity Promises Potential for Sarcoma Subtypes
OncLive (11/15/2016)

Dunlap: Thank You, Pittsburgh
CBS Local (11/14/2016)

It seemed like I had climbed Mount Everest - A rough year after daring cancer surgery
STAT (11/14/2016)

Chemo, radiation sometimes used beyond cancer diagnoses
The Times (11/13/2016)

Pittsburgh on the forefront of breast cancer treatment research
The Times (11/13/2016)

The future of breast cancer treatment being studied in Pittsburgh
The Times (11/12/2016)

FDA Approves BMS's Opdivo for Head and Neck Cancer Indication
The Cancer Letter (11/11/2016)

Pembrolizumab Demonstrates Anti-Tumor Activity in Sarcoma Subtypes
Targeted Oncology (11/11/2016)

DNA researchers offer new insight into cancer cells and aging
Life Science Daily (11/10/2016)

HER2-Targeted Therapy in Early Breast Cancer
OncLive (11/10/2016)

Nivolumab Approved for Head and Neck Cancer
Targeted Oncology (11/10/2016)

A Modern Data Center Is More Than A Big Building
WESA (11/9/2016)

Cancer cells hijack DNA repair networks to stay alive, Pitt study shows
Knowridge (11/9/2016)

Cancer Treatment: Mechanism Allows Indefinite Cell Division New Finding May Help Combat Disease
Medical Daily (11/9/2016)

Couple's love perseveres as both stricken by cancer
The Times (11/7/2016)

New Pa. law would have naturopaths be registered
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (11/7/2016)

Police to grow beards for child cancer patient
The Times Leader (11/7/2016)

Researchers uncover key mechanisms of cancer, aging and inflammation
Medical Xpress (11/7/2016)

Lindsey's Christmas Project
The Review (11/6/2016)

Prostate cancer very curable, but still carries stigma
The Times (11/5/2016)

The girls of Camp Can-Do: They lived
The Times (11/5/2016)

Metastatic Breast Cancer in a Pink Ribbon World
Cure (11/4/2016)

OncoBreak Listening to Patients Getting Real Sleep and Cancer
Medpage Today (11/3/2016)

Chu to lead University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute on interim basis
Pittsburgh Business Times (11/2/2016)

Cancer treatment's effectiveness questioned
WTAE (11/1/2016)

Open Source Data Sharing Software Takes Aim At Cancer
Information Management (11/1/2016)

UPMC Prepares For Next International Facility In Ireland
WESA (11/1/2016)

Advances in medical technology help cancer patients
The Times (10/30/2016)

Anxiety surrounding mammograms shouldn't prevent important screening
The Times (10/30/2016)

'Texting Thru Cancer': 'Thinking Pink' -- Year-round hope
Indiana Gazette (10/29/2016)

Open source oncology software from Pitt, UPMC to speed genomic data sharing
Healthcare IT News (10/28/2016)

Pittsburgh researchers team up to offer open-source genomic software
Modern Healthcare (10/28/2016)

Private radiotherapy centre to open in Cork in 2019
Irish Examiner (10/28/2016)

Bon Secours hospital group plans €156m upgrade
The Irish Times (10/27/2016)

Open source data sharing software takes aim at cancer
Health Data Management (10/27/2016)

Pitt, partners create open source software for cancer genome data
Pittsburgh Business Times (10/27/2016)

UPMC expands cancer care network in Ireland
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (10/27/2016)

UPMC partners in new cancer center in Ireland
Pittsburgh Business Times (10/27/2016)

UPMC partners to expand cancer care network in Ireland
The Washington Post (10/27/2016)

UPMC partners with Bon Secours to open advanced radiation treatment center in Ireland
Becker's Hospital Review (10/27/2016)

UPMC to build second cancer center in Ireland
Modern Healthcare (10/27/2016)

House passes Caltagirone bill to fund pediatric cancer research
BCTV (10/26/2016)

Magee on front lines of treating younger breast cancer patients with new approach
WPXI (10/26/2016)

'Micro Needle' Treatment Could Offer Alternative To Surgery For Skin Cancer Patients
WESA FM (10/25/2016)

Making a difference in so many lives
Steelers (10/24/2016)

Penguins notebook: Fleury getting wish of heavy workload
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (10/24/2016)

Breast cancer scars run deeper than the physical ones
The Times (10/23/2016)

Cancer Awareness Event held to spread important message of early detection
The Times (10/23/2016)

Challenges ahead, but precision medicine continues to grow
Trib Live (10/23/2016)

Six years cancer free, New Brighton woman moves forward, aims to build others up
The Times (10/22/2016)

Cooking for a cause
Steelers (10/21/2016)

Pitt Urology Department Opens Cooperative Research Center
Health System Management (10/21/2016)

Breast cancer event celebrates survivors, promotes awareness
New Castle News (10/17/2016)

In a Heartbeat: Examining often-overlooked breast cancer
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (10/17/2016)

Shober: Real man has pink hair for breast cancer research, awareness
Observer-Reporter (10/17/2016)

Courageous girl fighting AML leukemia
The Courier Express (10/16/2016)

Pitt professor, cancer researcher named head of Institute of Precision Medicine
Pittsburgh Business Times (10/11/2016)

University of Pittsburgh cancer institute director leaving for Seattle
Observer-Reporter (10/11/2016)

Breast-cancer expert to lead Fred Hutch UW consortium
The Seattle Times (10/10/2016)

Director of Pitt cancer institute joining University of Washington
Pittsburgh Business Times (10/10/2016)

Pitt-tested cancer drug proven effective for head and neck carcinoma
Pittsburgh Business Times (10/10/2016)

Renowned breast-cancer expert leaving Pitt's Cancer Institute
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (10/10/2016)

UPMC Hamot MammoMarathon Underway
Erie News Now (10/10/2016)

Coverage options available for the uninsured coping with cancer
The Times (10/9/2016)

How A Repair Protein Looks For DNA Damage
iTech Post (10/7/2016)

Pitt researchers show how repair protein finds structural errors in DNA
News Medical Life Sciences (10/7/2016)

Study Uncovers How DNA Repair Protein Finds Damage
Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology News (10/7/2016)

How repair protein finds DNA damage
Science Daily (10/6/2016)

'As normal as possible': Breast cancer patient didn't want her family 'sitting around'
The Tribune-Democrat (10/5/2016)

Breast Cancer and You Program Set
The Cranberry Eagle (10/5/2016)

Prostate cancer treatment helps sustain 10-year-old with rare bone cancer
Fox News (10/5/2016)

Woman sustained on journey
The Cranberry Eagle (10/5/2016)

Childhood cancer remains a rarity in Beaver County
The Times (10/3/2016)

Hillman Cancer Center Gala held at Consol Energy Center
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (10/3/2016)

ASTRO: Little Growth of Protons for Prostate Cancer
Medpage Today (10/2/2016)

Financial impact of cancer adds additional burdens on patients, families
The Times (10/2/2016)

Radiation still an important tool in cancer fight, doctors say
New Castle News (10/1/2016)

Fanfare: A Future Without Cancer
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (9/30/2016)

Proud to be from Pittsburgh: UPMC CancerCenter
WPXI (9/30/2016)

Seven updates in thyroid cancer
Healio (9/30/2016)

What's in a Name: Expert Re-Examines Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma's Classification as Cancer
Cure (9/30/2016)

Peer review encourages physician compliance with evidence-based cancer treatment plans
Medical Xpress (9/29/2016)

Pitt's Conner defines tough, returns after beating lymphoma
Herald Dispatch (9/29/2016)

Newer radiation technique has fewer side effects than traditional techniques for recurrent head and neck cancer
Medical Xpress (9/28/2016)

Advancing Breast Care Services in Our Region
UPMC Jameson (9/27/2016)

Emerging Approaches in CINV
Onc Live (9/27/2016)

Fired up for black & gold fashion
Steelers (9/27/2016)

Tom Caltagirone's bill to raise funding for pediatric cancer research clears House committee
WFMV News (9/27/2016)

Genetic tests can help with predicting some cancers, treating others
The Times (9/25/2016)

'Manhattan Project-Level' of Money Needed to Fight Cancer
Bloomberg BNA (9/22/2016)

New AACR Report Highlights Impact of Cancer Research
Cure (9/22/2016)

AACR: 'Unacceptable that one American will die of cancer every minute'
The Inquirer Daily News (9/20/2016)

Unmet Needs in CINV Treatment
Onc Live (9/20/2016)

Cancer survivors share stories at UPMC picnic
Altoona Mirror (9/18/2016)

Lung, breast cancers most common in Beaver County communities
The Times (9/18/2016)

Cancer Survivor's Appreciation Picnic
WTAJ-TV (9/17/2016)

Teen and her family help others after turbulent times
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (9/14/2016)

AC versus TaxAC in High-Risk HER2-Negative MBC
Onc Live (9/12/2016)

Oncologists see benefits for cancer patients in yoga
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (9/12/2016)

Boy's bone marrow donor works on Children's Hospital team
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (9/10/2016)

VIDEO: PCPs have role in cancer survivors' outcomes, quality of life
Healio (9/10/2016)

Pfizer makes investment in Pitt spinout company
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (9/8/2016)

UPMC-Developed Fiber Tracking Technology Being Called Life-Changing For Cancer Patients
CBS Pittsburgh (9/8/2016)

AACR Embraces Cancer Moonshot Blue Ribbon Panel's Recommendations
Imperial Valley News (9/7/2016)

Blue ribbon panel presents research road map for cancer moonshot initiative
Healio (9/7/2016)

UPMC-backed Cernostics precision medicine technology gets $5 million boost
Healthcare IT News (9/7/2016)

Backed by UPMC, Cancer Diagnostics Startup Cernostics Lands $5M
Hit Consultant (9/6/2016)

Health Care Heroes: Lifetime Achievement Winner Nancy Davidson fights scourge of cancer
Pittsburgh Business Times (9/6/2016)

Oak Glen soccer teams raise money for childhood cancer
WTOV 9 FOX (9/6/2016)

UPMC backs cancer diagnostics startup Cernostics
Med City News (9/6/2016)

Conner Stars In Return From Cancer, Pitt Tops Villanova 28-7
CBS Local (9/3/2016)

Developing spinoffs help Pitt, CMU advance technologies
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (9/3/2016)

Pitt's James Conner scores two touchdowns in first game since beating cancer
Penn Live (9/3/2016)

Starkey: Conner's amazing return
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (9/3/2016)

Cancer Center Switches All Chemo Treatments to Member Hospitals
Erie News Now (9/2/2016)

Bethlehem biotech company receives funding for cancer research
The Morning Call (9/1/2016)

Board of Medical Experts for VoyagerMed Highlights Breast Cancer Specialists
Digital Journal (9/1/2016)

Pitt's James Conner returns to football after cancer: 'I choose to fight it, and I will win'
Penn Live (8/31/2016)

UPMC Enterprises invests in oncology diagnostics firm
Pittsburgh Business Times (8/31/2016)

Pitt Researchers Studying Bubbles Filled With Medicine For Cancer Treatment
CBS Pittsburgh (8/29/2016)

Pitt researchers studying bubbles for cancer treatment
The Pitt News (8/29/2016)

Star on the field, Pitt RB Conner embraces chance to make difference off it
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (8/27/2016)

With family's support, Sharpsburg woman beats cancer for a second time
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (8/27/2016)

Solving a Colon Cancer Mystery
Care 2 (8/26/2016)

Study results from ASCO 'exciting' for patients with head and neck, lung cancer
Healio (8/26/2016)

Therapy for Metastatic Breast Cancer, Abemaciclib, Shows Promise in Phase 2 Study
Breast Cancer News (8/24/2016)

'A fight can mean so many different things': Cancer, like many would-be tacklers, couldn't stop James Conner
Campus Rush (8/23/2016)

Expert Says Nivolumab Poised to Change Standard of Care in SCCHN
Onc Live (8/23/2016)

Breast Density Matters for Cancer Screening, Study Finds
ABC News (8/22/2016)

Second opinion on breast cancer screenings
The Blade (8/22/2016)

Local teen helps cancer patients
We Are Central PA (8/19/2016)

Opinions divided on banning of e-cigarettes in public places
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (8/16/2016)

Vaping, Medical Community Split On Proposed Indoor E-Cigarette Ban
WESA-FM (8/16/2016)

Pine-Richland student earns praise for summer work in lab
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (8/15/2016)

Breast cancer density laws mean more tests, unclear benefit
The Inquirer Daily News (8/14/2016)

SkinJect patch could revolutionize skin cancer treatment
Next Pittsburgh (8/11/2016)

New treatment uses body's natural immune system to fight melanoma
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (8/9/2016)

Cancer screening authority sacked from committee
The New Zealand Herald (8/8/2016)

Teen Organizes Blood Drive To Help Patients Like Her Mom Who Are Battling Cancer
Pittsburgh CBS Local (8/8/2016)

Surgery improves benefit of systemic therapy for late-stage breast cancer
Healio (8/5/2016)

Five things to know today, and $750K in life sciences investment
Pittsburgh Business Times (8/4/2016)

Scientists rehash evidence on sunscreen and skin cancer
Business Insider (8/4/2016)

Boy battling leukemia named honorary captain of Alert Engine Co.
The Times Leader (8/3/2016)

Brakes Off Immunotherapy Needs More Fuel to Finish Anti-Cancer Drive
Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology News (8/3/2016)

Telehealth program to improve cancer diagnosis in developing world
Daily Democrat (8/3/2016)

Research finding opens door to potential clinical approaches that may boost body's ability to battle cancer
News Medical (8/2/2016)

Genetic tests for breast cancer may miss strains of disease, Pitt study finds
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (8/1/2016)

Colombia strengthens its hospital care selection to attract more foreign patients
Caribbean News Now (7/30/2016)

Five things to know today, and August Wilson to be honored with a park
Pittsburgh Business Times (7/29/2016)

Melanoma screening increases detection with little impact on use of surgery, specialist referrals
Healio (7/29/2016)

Pfizer to help Western Oncolytics move gene therapy through Phase I trials
Crain's Cleveland (7/29/2016)

Understanding Chemotherapy-Induced Nausea and Vomiting
Onc Live (7/29/2016)

UPMC to supplement income by managing Colombian facility
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (7/27/2016)

NIH grants Pitt $62.3 million to promote research
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (7/26/2016)

Plum race raises funds to fight against cancer
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (7/26/2016)

UPMC to manage advanced cancer care center in Colombia
Pittsburgh Business Times (7/26/2016)

Cancer Center Advertising Soars
Med Page Today (7/25/2016)

Communicating Breast Cancer Genetic Testing Results to Patients
OncLive (7/25/2016)

Erie Cancer Center, hospitals address patients' financial concerns
Go Erie (7/25/2016)

Nothing is Guaranteed
The Players' Tribune (7/25/2016)

UPMC to open advanced cancer center in Colombia
Becker's Hospital Review (7/25/2016)

5-year-old from Edinburg races motocross while battling leukemia
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (7/24/2016)

Brian O'Neill: Larry's legacy - a fund for cancer patients in need
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (7/24/2016)

Rolling thunder: Kids and Cancer Benefit Motorcycle Run a roaring success
The Bradford Era (7/24/2016)

Pitt's Innovation Institute helps create 13 startup companies this year
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (7/22/2016)

Scientists make 'ground-breaking' breast cancer genes discovery
Independent (7/22/2016)

Cost Considerations in Breast Cancer Genetic Testing
OncLive (7/21/2016)

Docetaxel plus cyclophosphamide fails to meet non-inferiority versus anthracycline-taxane chemotherapy
Healio (7/21/2016)

Training Primary Care Providers to Screen for Melanoma Increases Diagnoses, With Little Affect on Dermatology Visits or Skin Surgeries
Oncology Nurse Advisor (7/21/2016)

'Chemo bags' provide supplies for first-time cancer patients
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (7/20/2016)

Biotech firm licensing Pitt patents raises $57M
Pittsburgh Business Times (7/20/2016)

Hodgkin's survivor plans Sharpsburg craft show to aid Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (7/20/2016)

Pop star makes dream come true for Neshannock teen battling cancer
New Castle News (7/20/2016)

Significant Increase in US Cancer Center Advertising Seen in Past Decade
Oncology Nurse Advisor (7/20/2016)

Tomosynthesis beats chest x-ray at guiding decision-making around pulmonary nodules
Health Imaging (7/20/2016)

Holding meetings among 'simple measures' to reduce risk of death in ICU
DOTmed (7/19/2016)

Plum anti-cancer event for runners, walkers aims to push 10-year total to $250K
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (7/19/2016)

Threefold Growth in Cancer Center Ads
OncLive (7/19/2016)

FDA Grants Nivolumab Priority Review for Head and Neck Cancer
OncLive (7/18/2016)

Understanding India's high cancer incidence
The Times of India (7/17/2016)

Cancer ads soar in past decade, IU study finds
Indy Star (7/14/2016)

Cancer Centers Are Spending More On Ads, But That Doesn't Mean Better Care
WESA (7/14/2016)

Allegheny County Board of Health won't pursue HPV vaccine mandate
Pittsburgh-Tribune Review (7/13/2016)

Study finds cancer center ad budgets growing
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (7/13/2016)

20 cancer centers comprise 86 percent of all advertising dollars
Beckers Hospital Review (7/12/2016)

A 'scientific deli slicer' that offers pathologists a high-tech look at tumors
STAT (7/12/2016)

Broccoli May Help Fight Head, Neck Cancer Recurrence: Study Reveals
BoldSky (7/12/2016)

HPV-induced cancers now affecting a growing number of men
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (7/12/2016)

Pitt says broccoli compound holds potential to prevent head and neck cancers
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (7/12/2016)

Study: Broccoli Could Prevent Head And Neck Cancers
Pittsburgh CBS Local (7/12/2016)

New study finds no significant harm in melanoma screenings by primary care providers
News-Medical.net (7/11/2016)

On the Cusp of a Cure
The Morning Call (7/11/2016)

Patients concerned about Erie chemo services
GoErie (7/11/2016)

Lifesaving neurosurgeon inspires career in medicine
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (7/10/2016)

Wary of overtreatment, experts reconsider which thyroid lumps are really cancer
Philadelphia Inquirer (7/10/2016)

Grants of $46 million at stake for Pitt-UPMC in national health initiative
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (7/7/2016)

Proposal to mandate HPV vaccination of youngsters goes before Allegheny County Board of Health
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (7/7/2016)

AACR applauds FDA Oncology Center of Excellence and congratulates Dr. Richard Pazdur on being chosen to lead it
DOTmed (7/6/2016)

Functional Statues Linked to Treatment Choice for Prostate Cancer
Oncology Nurse Advisor (7/6/2016)

Obama Administration Awards $55 Million for Research on Genetic Links to Disease
The Wall Street Journal (7/6/2016)

Obama Seeks To Make Mark On Genetic Medicine
Forbes (7/6/2016)

Broccoli Extract May Prevent Throat And Neck Cancer Recurrences
90.5 WESA (7/5/2016)

Cruciferous vegetables protect oral cancer
Daily Times (7/5/2016)

More effective, less expensive cancer care
We Are Central PA (6/30/2016)

Pittsburgh oncologists to take part in cancer initiative meant to hold down costs
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (6/30/2016)

Stanley Cup Visits Hillman Cancer Center
CBS Pittsburgh (6/30/2016)

UPMC, AHN oncology centers to pilot new payment model
Pittsburgh Business Times (6/30/2016)

AACR president: 'Full spectrum' of cancer research must remain priority
Healio (6/29/2016)

Hampton mother, cancer survivor continues to fight disease
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (6/29/2016)

Stanley Cup stops at Trib offices, Hillman Cancer Center
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (6/29/2016)

New choices in colorectal cancer screening could improve survival
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (6/28/2016)

Smoking Carcinogens Are Detoxified by Watercress Extract
Doctor Tipster (6/28/2016)

Broccoli sprout extract may protect against oral cancer recurrence
DNA India (6/27/2016)

Cruciferous vegetables protect against oral cancer, study shows
Medical News Today (6/27/2016)

Pitt Cancer Institute hopes to play key role in Moonshot initiative
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (6/27/2016)

Broccoli may help fight head, neck cancer recurrence
The Siasat Daily (6/25/2016)

Broccoli sprout extract may help prevent cancer recurrence in head and neck cancer survivors
News Medical (6/24/2016)

How Pitt's James Conner exercised his way through cancer
USA Today (6/24/2016)

Assessing Breast Cancer Risk: Rationale for Multigene Panel Use
OncLive (6/23/2016)

Broccoli sprout extract may protect against oral cancer recurrence
Science Daily (6/23/2016)

ESR Mutations and Resistance to Endocrine Therapy in Breast Cancer
OncLive (6/23/2016)

Chemotherapy Services to Move Out of Regional Cancer Center
Erie News Now (6/22/2016)

Erie's Regional Cancer Center to move chemotherapy treatments to Saint Vincent, UPMC Hamot
Your Erie (6/22/2016)

Erie's Regional Cancer Center to move its chemo stations to member hospitals
Go Erie (6/22/2016)

Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh on U.S. News honor roll
Pittsburgh Business Times (6/21/2016)

I Survived Childhood Cancer. Now What?
U.S. News and World Report (6/21/2016)

When It Comes To Cervical Cancer, Two Tests Are Better - And Cheaper - Than One
Huffington Post (6/21/2016)

Updated colorectal screening guidelines include less invasive tests
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (6/20/2016)

Pitt's Conner helps raise money for cancer research
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (6/18/2016)

I-SPY 2 Shows Efficacy of T-DM1-Pertuzumab
Oncology Times (6/16/2016)

New Study Says Getting Check For Skin Cancer At Primary Care Doctor Could Save Your Life
Now It Counts (6/14/2016)

Immunotherapy Effective Against Some Types of Sarcoma
Oncology Times (6/13/2016)

New Study Says Getting Check For Skin Cancer At Primary Care Doctor Could Save Your Life
Huffington Post (6/12/2016)

Blood Test Could Use Shape Library To Detect Cancer
Relia Wire (6/10/2016)

Blood test could use shapes to spot cancer
Futurity (6/10/2016)

Cancer patients give some love back to therapy dogs
WTAE (6/10/2016)

Highlights from ASCO 2016: What you need to know
Healio (6/10/2016)

PCP training improves skin cancer screening rates, diagnostic outcomes
Healio (6/10/2016)

Routine primary care screening improves detection of melanomas
Clinical Advisor (6/10/2016)

Federal cancer data initiative boosts local research efforts
Pittsburgh Business Times (6/8/2016)

Immunotherapy improves survival in head and neck cancer patients, study finds
Fox News Health (6/8/2016)

Melanoma Concerns As Risk of Summer Sun Approaches
Erie News Now (6/8/2016)

Nivolumab Monotherapy Improves Responses in Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Targeted Oncology (6/8/2016)

PCP screening could be effective way to improve early melanoma diagnosis
News Medical (6/8/2016)

Skin cancer checks done by primary care doctor could save lives
Fox 28 (6/8/2016)

AACR responds to Senator Blunt's proposal for a $2 billion funding increase to NIH in fiscal 2017
Healthcare Business Daily News (6/7/2016)

Drug doubles survival for head and neck cancer patients
Futurity.org (6/7/2016)

Existing immunotherapy drug pembrolizumab shows promise for specific sarcoma subtypes
News Medical (6/7/2016)

Immunotherapy improves survival, quality of life in rapidly progressing head and neck cancer: study
Healthcare Business Daily News (6/7/2016)

Nivolumab Extended Life in Subset of Head and Neck Cancer Patients
MedicalResearch.com (6/7/2016)

PCP skin cancer screening results in earlier detection, smaller cancers
United Press International (6/7/2016)

Primary Care Screening Detects Melanoma at Earlier Stage
MedicalResearch.comFox News Health (6/7/2016)

Skin cancer checks at primary care doctors' visits could save lives, study suggests
Fox News Health (6/7/2016)

Drug development is on the rise in Pittsburgh, but there's room to grow
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (6/6/2016)

Immunotherapy improves survival, quality of life in rapidly progressing head and neck cancer
Science Daily (6/6/2016)

Thyroid tumour type no longer deemed a cancer: what this means for patients
South China Morning Post (6/5/2016)

Mastectomy followed by standard therapy improves survival in stage IV breast cancer patients
News Medical (6/4/2016)

Better treatment for advanced breast cancer?
WTAJ-TV (6/3/2016)

International trial changing standard of care for advanced breast cancer
Science Daily (6/2/2016)

Researchers Convert MakerBot Replicator to 3D Print Biological Materials to Aid in Breast Cancer Research
3DPrint.com (6/2/2016)

Examining the Promise of Immunotherapy in Head and Neck Cancer
Cure Today (6/1/2016)

In the News: 3D-Printing Breakthroughs in Medicine
Machine Design (6/1/2016)

Making Melanoma Screenings More Patient Friendly
University of Utah (6/1/2016)

3D printing aids cancer research
The Pitt News (5/31/2016)

It's not cancer: Removing cancer label from some conditions may greatly improve care
Genetic Literary Project (5/31/2016)

Adhering to Patient Preferences Improves Patient Comfort During Skin Cancer Screening
Oncology Nurse Advisor (5/26/2016)

New method for predicting breast cancer risk suggests about 30 percent of cases could be prevented
Los Angeles Times (5/26/2016)

UPMC Whitfield Cancer Center Supports World No Tobacco Day
Waterford Today (5/25/2016)

Cancer survivor creates alternative to cancer-causing plastics
WNDU-TV (5/24/2016)

Conner's focus turns to football after learning he's cancer-free
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (5/24/2016)

Now cancer free, Pitt's Conner thankful for wealth of support
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (5/24/2016)

Pitt running back James Conner appears at cancer foundation event
Examiner.com (5/24/2016)

Pitt's James Conner Ready To Get Back To His Teammates After Beating Cancer
KDKA-TV (5/24/2016)

Attention Smokers: Watercress Extract May Detoxify Carcinogens
Cure Today (5/23/2016)

Local Leukemia Patient Pays it Forward at Elementary School
The Kittanning Paper (5/23/2016)

Pitt RB Conner 'clean of cancer'
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (5/23/2016)

Pitt's James Conner says he's cancer-free
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (5/23/2016)

Study: Cancer isn't just bad luck
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (5/23/2016)

Former Pitt wrestler Kornberg spreads positivity after beating cancer
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (5/21/2016)

Capturing the Moonshot's Momentum
Cancer Letter (5/20/2016)

Thyroid tumor reclassification eases burden, raises diagnostic questions
Clinical Endocrinology News (5/17/2016)

Year after mother's breast cancer death, Monroeville woman provides items for chemo patients
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (5/17/2016)

Avoiding plastic containers for heating food
WCSH6.com (5/16/2016)

Radiation Therapy Better Than Chemotherapy for Stage IIA Testicular Cancer
Oncology Nurse Advisor (5/16/2016)

Shaler library event to benefit Millvale comedian battling cancer
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (5/16/2016)

Skin cancer prevention depends on doctor's sex
West (5/16/2016)

Treatment Options in ALK-Positive Lung Cancer
OncLive (5/16/2016)

Mt. Pleasant native's birthday party proceeds to aid desmoid tumor research
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (5/15/2016)

Pitt, UPMC launch new center on microbiomes
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (5/13/2016)

UPMC and Pitt form $5 million microbiome research center
Pittsburgh Business Times (5/13/2016)

Federal Microbiome Project Aims to Solve Tiny Riddles of Science
New York Times (5/12/2016)

Ways to improve patient comfort during skin cancer screening
Science Daily (5/11/2016)

How Does Antiangiogenic Therapy Work?
OncLive (5/10/2016)

'Warrior' mission encourages nurse in breast cancer effort
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (5/9/2016)

Don't miss your mammogram
We Are Central PA (5/9/2016)

Experimental procedure may give baby with cancer a chance at fatherhood
WGN TV (5/9/2016)

Psychotherapy May Improve Cognitive Dysfunction After Chemo
Psychiatry Advisor (5/9/2016)

Could Smallpox Vaccine Help Wipe Out Mesothelioma, Too?
Surviving Mesothelioma (5/7/2016)

Male breast cancer survivor details unique challenges he faced
WTAE-TV (5/6/2016)

VIDEO: Guideline revisions dramatically change approaches to breast cancer screening
Healio (5/6/2016)

FDA brings e-cigarettes under federal authority
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (5/5/2016)

Radiation therapy more effective than chemotherapy in treating early stage IIa testicular cancer
International Business Times (5/5/2016)

Grads who are noted physicians to receive North Hills alumni awards
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (5/4/2016)

Pedal power: Bradford native biking 100 miles for leukemia, lymphoma
The Bradford Era (5/4/2016)

Could talk therapy ease chemo-related memory issues?
WFMJ (5/3/2016)

Psychotherapy video chats may help with chemo brain
Reuters (5/3/2016)

Radiotherapy Better Than Chemo for Stage IIa Testicular Cancer
Renal and Urology News (5/3/2016)

US Court Orders Johnson & Johnson to Pay $55 Million in Talcum Powder Trial
Latin American Herald Tribune (5/3/2016)

Cognitive-behavioral therapy may help reduce memory problems in cancer survivors who have received chemotherapy
Science Daily (5/2/2016)

European study of breast cancer mutations may help Pitt researchers target cellular changes
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (5/2/2016)

Radiotherapy more effective than chemotherapy for early stage II testicular cancer
Science Daily (5/2/2016)

Radiotherapy more effective than chemotherapy for early stage II testicular cancer
Medical Xpress (5/2/2016)

Formal Nursing Practice Promotes Patient Safety With Oral Chemotherapy
Oncology Nurse Advisor (5/1/2016)

Angiogenesis in Tumor Growth and Metastasis
OncLive (4/29/2016)

Fighting sepsis with cancer drugs
Science Magazine (4/29/2016)

IDO Inhibitor-Chemo Combo Shows Early Promise in Advanced Pancreatic Cancer
OncLive (4/28/2016)

Upfront EGFR-Targeted Therapy
OncLive (4/28/2016)

AACR: Efficacy of Nivolumab in Head and Neck Cancer
OncoTherapy Network (4/27/2016)

Analyzing the Use of Eribulin in Metastatic Breast Cancer
OncLive (4/26/2016)

With thyroid 'cancer' reclassified, patients can receive more appropriate treatment
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (4/26/2016)

It is not Cancer: Scientist Reclassified Thyroid Tumor
News Lodi (4/26/2016)

Teen tackling UPMC CancerCenter in McCandless landscaping as Eagle Scout Project
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (4/24/2016)

Breast Cancer Gene Test Cuts Use of Chemo
Medpage Today (4/22/2016)

Study Calls for Reclassification of Thyroid Tumors as Non-Cancerous
Cancer Network (4/22/2016)

Watercress Extract Detoxifies Carcinogens in Smokers, Clinical Trial Demonstrates
Lab Manager (4/22/2016)

Clinical study shows watercress extract inhibits carcinogen activation in cigarette smokers
News Medical (4/21/2016)

Common Thyroid Tumor Downgraded to Non-Cancerous
Endocrine Web (4/21/2016)

Novel IDO Inhibitor Yields Durable Responses in Metastatic Pancreatic Cancer
Targeted Oncology (4/21/2016)

Pitt running back James Conner appears on 'Ellen DeGeneres Show
The Morning Call (4/21/2016)

Pitt vice chancellor named president of AACR
The Pitt News (4/21/2016)

WWE and Conor's Cure Win Awards
Wrestle Zone (4/21/2016)

'Walking Dead' actress talks life at NOLA cancer conference
The Times-Picayune (4/20/2016)

An Inspiring College Athlete Battles Cancer
Ellen (4/20/2016)

Dr. Ferris on CheckMate-141 Trial in Head and Neck Cancer
OncLive (4/20/2016)

Watercress extract could protect smokers against cancer
Medical news Today (4/20/2016)

Whitfield Clinic and UPMC Whitfield Cancer Centre Cake Sale raises over €2000 for Irish Cancer Society
Waterford Today (4/20/2016)

Watercress extract detoxifies carcinogens in smokers, clinical trial demonstrates
Science Daily (4/19/2016)

Watercress extract helps detoxify carcinogens in smokers
Expose.ie (4/19/2016)

Watercress extract may prevent lung cancer in smokers, study says
UPI (4/19/2016)

Watercress reduces risk from carcinogens, Pitt Cancer Institute study finds
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (4/19/2016)

American Association for Cancer Research Inaugurates New Leadership at 2016 Annual Meeting
Oncology Times (4/18/2016)

Palbociclib Showed Antiproliferative Activity in Early-stage Breast Cancer
OncLive (4/18/2016)

Study urges adding ultrasound in breast cancer fight for some women
The Jordan Times (4/18/2016)

Cancer picked wrong girls
Tri-County Sunday (4/17/2016)

A particular thyroid tumor is no longer classified as cancer
Pulse Headlines (4/16/2016)

Chemotherapy for Advanced Lung Cancer
OncLive (4/15/2016)

Developing an Oncology Clinical Pathways Program - the UPMC Case Study
AJMC (4/15/2016)

How a miniscule worm is helping scientists kick cancer
HealthCanal (4/15/2016)

A subtype of thyroid tumor is not cancer, Pitt experts find
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (4/14/2016)

Higher cancer risk for area men
WTAJ (4/14/2016)

Its Not Cancer: Doctors Reclassify a Thyroid Tumor
The New York Times (4/14/2016)

New test for brain tumors
WAAY (4/14/2016)

Thyroid Cancer Cases in U.S. Level Off, Perhaps Reflecting Diagnostic Changes
U.S. News and World Report (4/14/2016)

Community rallies for cancer patients
WTAJ (4/13/2016)

Newsmaker: Steffi Oesterreich
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (4/12/2016)

Being married helps cancer patients, especially men, live longer
Today (4/11/2016)

More than three percent of men on active surveillance for prostate cancer may have metastases
Science Daily (4/11/2016)

The Future of Biomarker Testing in Lung Cancer
OncLive (4/11/2016)

Girl Scout Honors Late Father By Donating Cookies To Children's Hospital
CBS Pittsburgh (4/10/2016)

The Next Page: Putting his life in the best hands
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (4/10/2016)

New Test Helping Patients with Brain Tumors
KCRG (4/6/2016)

Pirates honor Pitt's James Conner at opening day
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (4/4/2016)

Cancer creates strong bond between Duquesne player, assistant
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (4/2/2016)

Children's Hospital needs public's help
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (4/2/2016)

Pittsburgh medics seek goods for kids
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (4/2/2016)