RPCI Cancer Talk

Tuesday, June 18, 2013 - 2:26pm

The U.S. Supreme Court's unanimous ruling — that companies may no longer patent human genes — resonated across the cancer community, resulting in promising news for cancer patients and researchers.

Thursday, June 13, 2013 - 4:38pm

The past several years of cancer research have been both exciting and promising. Recent developments have allowed us to take steps in improving many cancer treatments. I believe this momentum will continue to accelerate exponentially.

Monday, June 10, 2013 - 12:19pm

We asked some of Roswell Park’s doctors who specialize in cancers that affect women to share some tips for preventing or treating cancer. Here’s what they offered.

Breast Cancer

Thursday, June 6, 2013 - 8:28am

Ovarian cancer is often called the “silent killer” because there is a general lack of awareness of the symptoms of the disease, which are nonspecific and may be confused with less serious gastrointestinal conditions.

Tuesday, June 4, 2013 - 11:59am

A Phase I clinical trial, funded by the American Cancer Society and launched through Roswell Park Cancer Institute's Center for Imm

Friday, May 31, 2013 - 10:04am

How many more years of illness and death from smoking-related diseases must we endure before true change takes place?

Thursday, May 30, 2013 - 3:40pm

As a teen, Donna Warner worshiped the sun from dawn to dusk. Eager to achieve a bronze complexion like her dark-haired siblings, her fair skin took a beating. Ignoring the painful sunburns she often endured, Donna continued to tan for many years.

Friday, May 24, 2013 - 3:29pm

How to enjoy healthy, summertime grilling  

Memorial Day weekend is here, which signals the unofficial start of summer and, for many, a kick-start to the backyard grilling season.

Monday, May 20, 2013 - 12:50pm

Nothing can change the caliber of a conversation—or a relationship—quite like cancer. Like an acquaintance we've been trying to avoid, mortality suddenly appears in the room, and from then on, it never leaves.

Friday, May 17, 2013 - 2:51pm

When it comes to kidney cancer, there has been more promising news as of late. Treatments for the disease have changed dramatically over the past few years.