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The purpose of the Lundberg Institute, a non-profit organization, is to forge a patient-physician alliance based on trust, providing research, education, leadership, strategies, and communications that promote evidence-informed, efficient, and effective health care delivery to benefit the health and well-being of patients, physicians, and the public.

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Curious Dr. George | Plumbing the Core and Nibbling at the Margins of Cancer

How do Phase 1 Clinical Trials for Cancer Drugs Work?

Razelle Kurzrock, MD, Chief, Division of Hematology and Oncology,UCSD School of Medicine; Senior Deputy Director, Clinical Science; Director, Center for Personalized Cancer Therapy; Director, Clinical Trials Office, UCSD Moores Cancer Center, San Diego, California Q: How is it determined that an investigational cancer drug is ready for entrance into Phase 1 clinical trials? And, how […]

Curious Dr. George | Plumbing the Core and Nibbling at the Margins of Cancer

NextGenU.org and the Prevention of Cancer

Erica Frank, MD, MPH, Professor and Canada Research Chair, University of British Columbia; Founder and President, NextGenU.org; Founding Member, CollabRx Editorial Advisory Board Q: What is Next Gen U and how does it approach the prevention of cancer? A: NextGenU.org is essentially the world’s first free university; uniquely global for credit, for free. Founded in 2001 with […]

Curious Dr. George | Plumbing the Core and Nibbling at the Margins of Cancer

Targeted Therapy and/or Immunotherapy for Cancer

Paul R. Billings MD, PhD, Internist, Clinical Geneticist, and Immunologist: Founder and Executive Chairman, PlumCare LLC; Chairman, Biological Dynamics Inc; Co-Founder and Chief Medical Officer, Omicia; Principal, Bethesda Group LLC; and Member, Board of Directors, Rennova Health Inc. Q: Surgery and radiation treatment for many cancers are now being followed by not only adjuvant chemotherapy […]