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UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center Recognized by Industry Leaders for Highest Quality, Consistent Car

March 19, 2012

…in 2006 to help hematology-oncology and medical oncology practices assess the quality of the care they provide to patients. Through the QOPI program, practices abstract data from patients’ records up to twice per year and enter this information into a secure database. UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center is one…

Scott M. Lippman, MD, Named New Director of UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center

April 13, 2012

…Medical Center, and had hematology/medical oncology training at Stanford University and the University of Arizona. He is triple board-certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. Lippman’s major fields of research are translational/molecular studies of cancer risk, molecular-targeted drug development and personalized therapy, with a long-standing record of funding from…

Latest ‘Inside Innovation’ Examines Stem Cells’ Role in Causing (and Fighting) Cancer

January 12, 2017

…in the Division of Hematology-Oncology, Chief of the Division of Regenerative Medicine, Deputy Director of the Sanford Stem Cell Clinical Center, Co-Leader of the Hematologic Malignancies Program, and Director of Stem Cell Research at the Moores UCSD Cancer Center. She specializes in myeloproliferative disorders and leukemia. Myeloproliferative neoplasms are a…

San Diego Supercomputer Center’s ‘Comet’ Aids in Sickle Cell Research Discovery

December 10, 2020

…has the largest pediatric hematology program in the United States. Last year, Lam’s dedication to sickle cell disease research was recognized by the Atlanta Business Chronicle as a finalist for the Health Care Innovator/Researcher Award in the Annual Health Care Heroes Awards. In addition to his collaboration with Graham on…

Pandemic Upends Breast Cancer Diagnoses

February 15, 2022

…a clinical fellow in hematology and oncology at UC San Diego School of Medicine. “They suggest that concerns and consequences caused by the pandemic have prompted at least some patients to delay routine health care, such as screenings or doctor visits, that might have revealed early stage diagnoses.” The researchers…

What’s Inside Your Medical Record?

June 6, 2018

…medicine, family medicine, urology, hematology and oncology. More than 30 percent of outpatients will have access to their doctor’s notes, with more clinics added over time. “With OpenNotes, we acknowledge that patients have a right to view her or his medical records, including their physician’s notes,” said Millen. “As a…

Tumor Cells’ Inner Workings Predict Cancer Progression

July 27, 2012

…Robin Foa, Division of Hematology, University “La Sapienza,” Italy. Funding for this research came, in part, from National Science Foundation grant NSF425926, National Institutes of Health grant ES14811, Pfizer and Agilent laboratories. Additional support came from NIH grants for the CLL Research Consortium (P01-CA081534), a Merit Award to Kipps and…

Molecular Tumor Board Helps in Advanced Cancer Cases

May 5, 2014

…MD, Moores Cancer Center hematology oncologist and co-director of the Biorepository and Tissue Technology Shared Resource. “Developing a plan tailored to a patient’s genetic makeup is helping us treat patients who are not responding to standard care or whose disease may have become drug resistant.” Other patients in the study…

State Stem Cell Agency Awards $4M for Blood Cancer Immunotherapy at UC San Diego

November 24, 2021

…of the Division of Hematology-Oncology at Moores Cancer Center at UC San Diego Health, and Charles Prussak, PharmD, PhD, director of the Cell Therapy Translational Laboratory at Moores Cancer Center. In their previous laboratory studies, Cohen and team developed CAR T-cells that specifically target ROR1, a molecule found on the…

Editing Genes One by One Throughout Colorectal Cancer Cell Genome Uncovers New Drug Targets

September 27, 2017

…Yau, MD, PhD, a hematology/oncology and Cancer Therapeutics Training Program fellow in Rana’s lab. One of these new tumor suppressor genes encodes INO80C, a large multi-subunit protein that, among other things, stabilizes the genome. Rana, Yau and colleagues are now taking steps to carry their findings forward, with the ultimate…

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