Meet Deb Christensen, Nurse Navigator for People Facing Advanced Cancer

For people with advanced cancer, making sense of the…
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Cardiometabolic Medications That Inhibit mTOR Might Help Prevent or Treat Cancer

Many people believe that cancer is a metabolic disease.…
Curious Dr. George | Plumbing the Core and Nibbling at the Margins of Cancer

Using Virtual Trials to Screen for Potential Glioblastoma Therapies

The existing drug development system “has failed miserably”…
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How an Expert Would Manage His Wife’s Metastatic Breast Cancer

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

How an Expert Would Handle His Own Cancer of Unknown Origin Causing Severe Back Pain?

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How an Expert Would Treat Her Own Metastatic Melanoma

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The Latest in Melanoma Treatment: A Guest Perspective

Ryan Sullivan, MD Associate Director of the Melanoma Program…
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Helping Patients Access Investigational Treatments

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When is the Best Time to Seek a Clinical Trial for Glioblastoma?

For some people with glioblastoma brain tumors, enrolling…
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How Can Detection of Tumor DNA in the Blood Aid Advanced Cancer Treatment?

  As a tumor grows, it may shed fragments…
Curious Dr. George | Plumbing the Core and Nibbling at the Margins of Cancer

Can Really Big Data Inform Precise Decisions for Individual Patients?

New technologies are transforming cancer research.…
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Just Diagnosed with Advanced Lung Cancer: What Now?

A new cancer diagnosis is overwhelming. Patients often…
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How an Expert Would Manage Her Own Advanced Ovarian Cancer

Cancer patients often ask their doctors, “What would…
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Behind the Scenes at Cancer Commons: Working with Patients

Cancer Commons helps advanced cancer patients identify…
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How an Expert Would Manage Her Own Advanced Colorectal Cancer

When facing a new cancer diagnosis, some people ask their…
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What Is a Cancer Commons Options Report?

As a Cancer Commons Scientist, Lola Rahib, PhD, helps…
Curious Dr. George | Plumbing the Core and Nibbling at the Margins of Cancer

Hydrogen Peroxide Appears to Treat Pre-Cancerous Oral Lesion in “N-of-One” Experiment

Numerous patients come to Cancer Commons because they wonder…
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How to Learn About Cancer in a Classroom: Shaping Compassionate Doctors

The patients and caregivers we serve here at Cancer Commons…