January 28, 2019
WASHINGTON (Jan. 28, 2018) - A team from the George Washington University (GW) Cancer Center has engineered a nanoimmunotherapy that combines the advantages of nanotechnology and immunotherapy to treat cancer.
January 16, 2019
The George Washington University (GW) Cancer Center is pleased to announce that Vishal A. Patel MD, FAAD, FACMS, an accomplished Mohs/Dermatologic surgeon and cutaneous oncologist, has joined the GW Cancer Center. He will serve as the director of the recently established Cutaneous Oncology Program…
October 31, 2018
WASHINGTON (Oct. 31, 2018) - Due to their broad antitumor activity that inhibits the function of microtubules, taxanes are common chemotherapeutic agents utilized for the management of multiple cancer types from breast to prostate.
October 1, 2018
Adam Friedman, MD, is the senior author of a study on the efficacy of nanoparticles in therapies for triple-negative breast cancer.
Recognized Cancer Biology Researcher Rong Li to Chair GW Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine
September 27, 2018
WASHINGTON (Sept. 26, 2018) - Rong Li, PhD, will serve as chair of the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine at the George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences.
September 5, 2018
A study led by Paul Brindley, PhD, is looking at the cellular link between liver fluke and cholangiocarcinoma.
GW Cancer Researcher Awarded Grant from the G. Harold and Leila Y. Mathers Charitable Foundation to Better Understand Cancer Progression and the Identification of Novel Cancer Therapeutic Targets
August 27, 2018
Katherine Chiappinelli, PhD, was awarded a prestigious grant from The G. Harold and Leila Y. Mathers Foundation.
August 23, 2018
A team at the GW Cancer Center will study the role of the COMPASS complex in the initiation and progression of pancreatic cancer.
August 3, 2018
WASHINGTON (July 27, 2018) -- The George Washington University Hospital (GW Hospital), in conjunction with The GW Cancer Center, has been named a Screening Center of Excellence by the Lung Cancer Alliance (LCA) for its ongoing commitment to responsible lung cancer screening.
July 18, 2018
Steven A. Rosenberg, MD, received the 2018 Jacobson Innovation Award from the American College of Surgeons for his work in immunotherapies for patients with advanced cancer.