Research from Columbia shows that nerves play a critical role in stomach cancer growth and blocking nerve signals using surgery or Botox® could provide an effective therapy for the disease.
Patients considering morcellation should be counseled about the prevalence of cancerous and precancerous conditions prior to undergoing the procedure.
For the first time, a therapy has been found that can delay progression of metastatic uveal melanoma, a rare and deadly form of melanoma of the eye.
Dr. Robert Klitzman applauded Jolie’s prophylactic breast cancer surgery but says it raises moral questions about gene patents.
The first event in a series of public lectures at CUMC updated community residents about new research on leukemia.