Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Clinical Trial Shows Best Outcomes to Date for Older Hodgkin Lymphoma Patients

Newswise imageRecently published results of a phase 2 clinical trial have shown the best outcomes to date for newly diagnosed older Hodgkin lymphoma patients treated with brentuximab vedotin given before and after doxorubicin, vinblastine and dacarbazine (AVD) chemotherapy, which is the standard of care.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: $500K Grant Aids Exploration of Genetic Changes in Pancreatic Cancer for New Treatment Targets

Newswise imageA $500,000 grant from the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network will help a Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey physician-scientist explore a biological event associated with a signaling pathway known as Netrin-1 that enables cancer cells to live.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: $500K Pledge from Hugs for Brady Foundation Supports Dedicated Laboratory Space for Pediatric Cancer Research at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey

Newswise imageThe Hugs for Brady Foundation has announced a $500,000 pledge to Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey to support a dedicated laboratory space for pediatric cancer research.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey and RWJBarnabas Health Leader Named to NJBIZ Power 100 List

Newswise imageRutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey Director Steven K. Libutti, MD, FACS, who is also senior vice president of oncology services at RWJBarnabas Health and vice chancellor for cancer programs for Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences, has been named by the business journal NJBIZ to its Power 100 list.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Peritoneal Mesothelioma: What Is It?

Newswise imageWith spring now here, home improvement projects are on many ‘to do’ lists. With that come the usual warnings about safe removal of construction and home materials made of asbestos in much older homes, as exposure to this fibrous mineral is a known risk factor to the development of mesothelioma. A Rutgers Cancer Institute expert shares more about this type of cancer.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Targeting a Signaling Pathway with a Diabetes Drug may be a Potential Strategy in Treating, Preventing Pancreatic Cancer Progression

Newswise imageResearch by Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey investigators explores the use of a diabetes drug and its impact on pancreatic cancer and finds that targeting a certain signaling pathway with this agent may be a novel strategy for the prevention and treatment of metastatic pancreatic cancer.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: A Helping Hand from a Compassionate Team at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey

Newswise imageThere’s more to caring for cancer patients than treatments and doctor’s visits. At Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey the Social Work Department is dedicated to treating the ‘whole’ patient by helping them navigate important issues one may not think about in connection with the cancer journey.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Turning Up the Heat on Chemotherapy

Newswise imageWhile cancer treatment advances are being made in precision medicine and immunotherapy, a unique combination of traditional therapies can also provide some patients benefit. A Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey expert shares more about an approach combining cytoreductive surgery and hyperthermic chemotherapy for cancers that have spread to the abdominal cavity.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey Recognized as a Center of Excellence for Work on Myelodysplastic Syndromes

Newswise imageRutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey is now recognized as a Center of Excellence by the Myelodysplastic Syndromes (MDS) Foundation in the research, diagnosis and treatment of MDS disorders.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Understanding how the Role of a Gene Associated with Parkinson’s Disease may Lead to New Therapeutic Strategies for ****** Cancer

Newswise imageRutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey research further elucidates a tumor suppression mechanism behind the human Parkin gene – which could help inform treatment decisions for breast cancer patients who have a Parkin mutation or loss of Parkin expression.

Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Physicians at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey Named as ‘Jersey Choice Top Doctors’

Newswise imageA number of chief physicians at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey, the state’s only National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, are being honored as a ‘Jersey Choice Top Doctor’ by New Jersey Monthly magazine.

Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: New Insight on Nuclear Organization of DNA and its Impact on Patterns of Mutations in Cancer

Newswise imageResearch by Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey investigators and others shows that the architecture of a cell’s nucleus influences the type and frequency of mutations in cancer genomes beyond the effects already captured by DNA packaging and ordering.

Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Targeting a Binding Protein in Mutated p53 Could Yield New Cancer Treatment Strategies

Newswise imageResearch by Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey investigators shows the targeting of a binding protein of mutant p53 known as Rac1 could lead to new therapeutic strategies for patients whose cancer carries mutations in the p53 gene.