Novel findings highlight role of two transcription factors with opposite functions
Thursday, March 6, 2014
BUFFALO, N.Y. — Regulation of oxidative stress is critical to cell survival. New preclinical research from Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) has revealed two key mechanisms by which oxidative stress is regulated in normal and cancerous cells.
More than 50 RPCI staff and supporters went Bald for Bucks
Monday, March 3, 2014
BUFFALO, NY — More than 50 Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) faculty, staff, patient family members and supporters took part today in the Goin’ Bald for Bucks Team Roswell event, shaving their heads or cutting ten inches of their hair to raise funds and show support for cancer patients across Western New York.
Michael Kuettel, MD, PhD, MBA, the Barbara C. and George H. Hyde Chair in Radiation Medicine at Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI), has been recognized by the American College of Radiation Oncology (ACRO) as “one of the nation’s leading radiation oncologists.” Dr. Kuettel received the 2014 ACRO gold medal on Thursday, February 27, at the organization’s annual meeting in Orlando, Fla.
Secondhand smoking is linked with pregnancy loss, including miscarriage, stillbirth and tubal ectopic pregnancy, according to new research from scientists at Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) and the University at Buffalo (UB). The study findings, published online by the journal Tobacco Control, mark a significant step toward clarifying the risks of secondhand smoke exposure.
BUFFALO, NY — Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) announces the receipt of research grant awards totaling more than $500,000 by several faculty members that will fund important investigations in cancer treatment research, including one unique drug-delivery method that resulted in filing for a pa
BUFFALO, N.Y. — A Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) employee group has coordinated two activities highlighting the Buffalo area’s contributions toward major historical and cultural initiatives such as the Underground Railroad and Niagara Movement.
New research from Roswell Park Cancer Institute demonstrates that the walls of tobacco marketing and products located behind the counter in many convenience stores, referred to as “power walls,” are an effective way to attract the gaze of most shoppers.
Scientists from Roswell Park Cancer Institute have conducted two recent studies to evaluate the nicotine content and thirdhand nicotine exposure from electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes). Maciej Goniewicz, PhD, PharmD, of the Department of Health Behavior at RPCI is presenting the findings of both studies at the annual meeting of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco, which continues through Saturday, Feb. 8 in Seattle, Wash.
For the fourth consecutive year, outcomes for patients receiving allogeneic transplants through the Blood and Marrow Transplant Program at Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) have been shown to be significantly better than would be expected among the patient population treated.