Press Releases

Monday, April 9, 2012

BUFFALO, NY – April 9, 2012 – Today Roswell Park Cancer Institute was announced as a LIVESTRONG® Community Impact Project finalist and award recipient.

Thursday, April 5, 2012

American women of African ancestry are more likely than European Americans to have estrogen-receptor-negative (ER-negative) breast cancer. There continues to be discussion about the role of low levels of vitamin D in the development of breast cancer for these women.

Wednesday, April 4, 2012

BUFFALO, NY — Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) has launched a new hotel-style dining program that gives patients a wider range of menu options and more flexibility in what they eat, and when.

Tuesday, April 3, 2012

BUFFALO, NY — Dennis Szefel, Chief Strategy Officer for Delaware North Companies, has joined the Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) Board of Directors.

Tuesday, April 3, 2012

BUFFALO, NY — More New York smokers in Erie and Niagara counties are selecting cigarette brands manufactured on Native American reservations.

Thursday, March 29, 2012

(BUFFALO, NY) The 2012 season of The Ride For Roswell, Western New York’s largest one-day cycling event, kicked off today at Pettibones Grille in Buffalo, N.Y.

Monday, March 26, 2012

BUFFALO, NY — An immunotherapy regimen incorporating poxviruses and targeting a particular tumor antigen, NY-ESO-1, has shown promise in treating two types of cancers.

Wednesday, March 21, 2012

BUFFALO, NY — The Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) research team that developed the most advanced research models to date of Down syndrome has distributed the models to 14 leading research groups in North America and Europe that are investigating the

Wednesday, March 21, 2012

ROCHESTER, N.Y. and BUFFALO, N.Y. -- The University at Buffalo, Roswell Park Cancer Institute and Melissa’s Living Legacy Teen Cancer Foundation will sponsor a “Duel in the Pool” competition at 4 p.m.

Monday, March 19, 2012

BUFFALO, NY — Outcomes for patients treated through the Blood and Marrow Transplant Program at Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) are among the highest in the nation.

Friday, March 16, 2012

BUFFALO, NY — All are invited to stop by Walden Galleria in Cheektowaga for a Kick Butts Day celebration and Youth Health Expo on the mall’s lower level near Apple Computer from 3 pm to 7 pm on Wednesday, March 21.

Thursday, March 15, 2012

WHAT:  Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) experts and former smokers with life-changing consequences from their tobacco use are available to comment on