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Stanford Presenters at the 2023 ASTRO Conference
Stanford is excited to have 17 presenters at this year's ASTRO Annual Meeting.
SCI Breast Cancer and African Americans Conference Returns In-person
Over 300 people attended the 12th Annual Conference: SCI Breast Cancer and African Americans on Saturday, August 26 in Newark, CA.
Pediatric Leukemia: Elevating the Standard of Care
To learn more about how Stanford approaches pediatric leukemia, we spoke with Stanford Cancer Institute leader Tanja Gruber, MD.
Optimizing Lung Cancer Screening With Risk-Prediction Models
An article published recently in the Journal of Clinical Oncology presented a case study to highlight the value of using risk-prediction models as tools for patient-clinician communication on lung cancer screening.
Stanford Medicine News: Cancer
Two professors are named Innovation Investigators, and four win Ignite Awards.
Physicians, researchers and other pacesetters describe some of the most promising pursuits in the medical field. In cancer, for instance: ‘Let’s kill the first cell, not the last cell.’…
New technology combines radiotherapy with real-time detection of cancer cells to target moving tumors or multiple metastases. Stanford Medicine is the first to research the technology in the clinic.
Stanford Medicine scientists and colleagues create an algorithm that could help physicians better understand and target complicated brain tumors.
Stanford University News: Cancer
Lorry I. Lokey, alum and philanthropist who transformed Stanford, dies at 95
Lorry I. Lokey, ’49, a self-made media titan who founded Business Wire and pledged his wealth to Stanford and other philanthropic causes, died on Oct. 1. He was 95.
Stanford scientists develop new method to faster – and more accurately – find antigens that trigger specific immune cells
Their approach, which mimics the physical forces exerted by immune cells as they crawl over host cells, could help scientists develop more effective cancer immunotherapies.