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New Brachytherapy Device Takes Aim at SRS

Researchers to test new GammaTile device against stereotactic radiosurgery in brain tumors.
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Health Literacy and Recovery: a Positive Correlation

Research underscores the value of targeted communications.
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AI to Address Questions Left by Lung Screenings

Research team refines method for diagnosis of indeterminant lung nodules using artificial intelligence and advanced learning.

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Marshaling First-Line Immunotherapy for CRC

Kristen Ciombor, M.D., reflects on recent wins and opportunities ahead in the precision targeting of colorectal cancer.
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Infusion Pump Trial to Inform Colorectal Treatment

Trial will evaluate the artery infusion pump’s efficacy in delivering liver-directed chemotherapy to patients with colorectal liver metastases

Cancer’s Glow Guides More Complete Removal

Fluorescence imaging augments a surgeon’s eyes in excising malignancies.
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Target for Lung-Cancer Subtype Identified

Multifaceted study connects early amplified oncogene MDM2 with outcomes and therapy responses.
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Active-Surveillance Rates Rise in Prostate Cancer

Nationwide analysis finds increasing trend toward staving off definitive treatment.
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Pediatric Robotic Surgery Jumps Ahead with Cross-Campus Collaboration

Adult and pediatric surgeons worked together to create a comprehensive program at Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital.