Press Releases

Tuesday, April 23, 2013
New York, NY, April 23, 2013  – The New York Genome Center (NYGC) and Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) today announced that RPCI, a nationally-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center in Buffalo, NY, is joining the organization as an Associate Member. This unique collaboration is designed to accelerate the clinical applications for genome sequencing in oncology.
 
Thursday, April 18, 2013

BUFFALO, NY – Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) broke ground today to begin construction on its new 11-story Clinical Sciences Center, marking the first new construction at Roswell Park since 2007 and the first clinical expansion since 1998.

Wednesday, April 17, 2013

BUFFALO, NY — Researchers at Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) have published findings that help explain how a common and particularly resilient form of liver cancer evades the body’s natural antitumor responses.

Wednesday, April 10, 2013

BUFFALO, NY — Light daily smokers, those who smoke fewer than 10 cigarettes per day, have greater success quitting when provided stop-smoking medications and assisted by counselors.

Tuesday, April 9, 2013

Editor's note: Additionally, more than 30 Roswell Park teams were invited to present research in poster presentations at the meeting.

Tuesday, April 9, 2013

Editor's note: Christine Ambrosone, PhD, Chair of RPCI's Department of Cancer Prevention and Control, was invited to speak during a symposium on cancer health disparities at the AACR Annual Meeting 2013. Learn more about Dr.

Monday, April 8, 2013

BUFFALO, NY — Today, thousands of advocates from across the country gathered in Washington, D.C., to rally in support of medical research funding.

Tuesday, April 2, 2013

BUFFALO, NY — Researchers at Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) have found that a new formulation of a promising anticancer agent, the small chemical molecule FL118, is even more effective in controlling two types of cancer than a version

Friday, March 29, 2013

BUFFALO, NY — With the New York State budget for 2013-14 now final, leaders from Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) expressed their appreciation for the leadership of Gov.

Thursday, March 14, 2013

BUFFALO, NY – There are more than 400,000 people with Down syndrome in the U.S. It is the most common genetic cause of developmental and intellectual disabilities in children, accounting for about 30 to 40 percent of all moderate to severe cases.

Tuesday, March 12, 2013

BUFFALO, NY — Researchers from Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) and four collaborating institutions have evaluated the effectiveness of a novel curriculum to safely train surgeons on the da Vinci Surgical System, which is used to perform robot-assiste

Monday, March 11, 2013

BUFFALO, NY — Five Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) physicians were invited to give oral presentations on cancer research March 8 at the 66th annual Cancer Symposium of the Society of Surgical Oncology, an international society for cancer surgeons.