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Cancer Talk Blog

Tuesday, June 18, 2019 - 4:31pm
Dr. Ito heads a team of researchers from Roswell Park, the University of Michigan and Kyoto University who have recently demonstrated that human pluripotent stem cells can be recreated from exhausted T lymphocytes, a dysfunctional T cell that arises durin

In 2006, Shinya Yamanaka, a Japanese stem cell researcher, made a groundbreaking discovery that would win him the Nobel Prize. Yamanaka discovered a new way to turn adult, dividing cells into pluripotent stem cells.

Monday, June 17, 2019 - 2:19pm

As a nursing student at Jamestown Community College, Michaela Pastorius was assigned to take a lecture class on spirituality. "At the time, I didn't understand, and it all went right over my head,” she says. “I thought, how can I help a patient with their spirituality if I don't even know my own? I don't identify with a specific religious group. I never have. I wasn't raised in a family that really identified strongly with one religion, and up until this experience, I couldn't connect with my spirituality, either. I just couldn't figure out how."

Thursday, June 13, 2019 - 11:17am

Today, more people than ever are surviving cancer. We have made great strides and advances in terms of treatment, quality of life and overall survivorship. However, when going through a cancer journey, many patients may get to know or hear of others who sadly pass away from the disease. Some survivors report feeling a type of “guilt” when their friends or acquaintances did not have the same outcome as them. We asked our Facebook followers to share their experiences with these emotions.

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