CTRC News

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Elizabeth Allen / (210) 450-2020

News Release: Fear not the colonoscopy    
Internet Display Editor: Allen, Elizabeth  Date: Friday, May 04, 2012
Colorectal cancer is a major killer in the U.S., but it's relatively simple to prevent through early screening and detection ........more»

News Release: Study: Liver cancer rate higher in South Texas Hispanics    
Internet Display Editor: Allen, Elizabeth  Date: Wednesday, May 02, 2012
Liver cancer rates among South Texas Latinos are higher than in other U.S. Latinos ........more»

News Release: Liver cancer in Hispanics linked to diabetes, obesity    
Internet Display Editor: Allen, Elizabeth  Date: Monday, April 23, 2012
Liver cancer rates among South Texas Latinos are higher than in other U.S. Latinos ........more»

News Release: New promise for cancer treatment in elderly patients    
Internet Display Editor: Allen, Elizabeth  Date: Tuesday, April 17, 2012
Cancer is much more likely in the elderly than the young, and their bodies often are less prepared........more»

News Release: Immunotherapy for elderly cancer patients finds new promise in drug combination    
Internet Display Editor: Allen, Elizabeth  Date: Tuesday, April 17, 2012
Cancer is much more likely in the elderly than the young, and their bodies often are less prepared to fight .......more»

News Release: Personalized cancer treatment pros and cons    
Internet Display Editor: Allen, Elizabeth  Date: Thursday, April 12, 2012
A free public lecture on what we're learning about how cancer travels through the body......more»

News Release: The promise and challenge of personalized cancer treatment    
Internet Display Editor: Allen, Elizabeth  Date: Tuesday, April 10, 2012
Our deepening understanding of cancer genetics is allowing us to develop ever-more personalized treatments for individuals......more»

News Release: CPRIT awards $1 million to HSC researchers   
Internet Display Editor: Allen, Elizabeth Date: Thursday, April 05, 2012
The UT Health Science Center San Antonio was awarded $1 million by the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas on March 30 to fund instrumentation......more»

News Release: Cancer Center Council's 19th Annual Spring Luncheon has speaker balancing life with laughter   
Internet Display Editor: Allen, Elizabeth Date: Tuesday, April 03, 2012
The Cancer Center Council's 19th Annual Spring Luncheon. The CCC is an all-volunteer organization that supports the Cancer Therapy & Research Center......more»

News Release: CPRIT gives $1 million to Health Science Center researchers   
Internet Display Editor: Allen, Elizabeth  Date: Friday, March 30, 2012
The UT Health Science Center was awarded $1 million yesterday by the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas to fund instrumentation.....more»

News Release: Balancing life with laughter at the Cancer Center Council's 19th Annual Spring Luncheon    
Internet Display Editor: Allen, Elizabeth   Date: Tuesday, March 27, 2012
Humor and balance — in this case, juggling — are the ways Scott Burton copes with life......more»

News Release: Nanotherapy: Tiny tools hit brain tumors with big radiation   
Internet Display Editor: Allen, Elizabeth  Date: Wednesday, March 21, 2012
For the past 40 years, radiation has been the most effective method for treating deadly brain tumors called glioblastomas.....more»

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