Researchers use long-read genome sequencing for first time in a patient
When Ricky Ramon was 7, he went for a routine checkup. The pediatrician, who lingered over his heartbeat, sent him for a chest X-ray, which revealed a benign tumor in the top-left chamber of his heart. For Ramon, it was the beginning of a long series of medical appointments, procedures and surgeries that would span nearly two decades.
Two young cancer researchers receive awards from Parker Institute
Two young investigators at the School of Medicine have received awards from the Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy to advance their research and further their careers in the field of cancer immunotherapy.
Annual awards honor outstanding teaching, patient care
Toward the end of spring quarter, nearly 40 faculty, staff members, residents and students were recognized with 2017 awards for outstanding contributions to the Stanford Medicine community.