Latest MD Anderson Cancer Center News

Dr. Shanda Blackmon named director of The Lung Institute at Baylor Medicine
Discovery suggests new strategy against follicular lymphoma
First patient receives treatment in Chimeric’s trial of CHM 0201 in AML
Chimeric Therapeutics completes placement with shortfall commitments
Enhertu demonstrated clinically meaningful survival across multiple HER2-expressing advanced solid tumours in DESTINY-PanTumor02 Phase II trial
Imfinzi plus Lynparza reduced the risk of disease progression or death by 45% vs. chemotherapy in advanced or recurrent endometrial cancer
TRISH selects 2023 class of space health postdoctoral fellows
Pharmaxis reports positive analysis of data from phase 2 PXS-5505 study
Enhertu demonstrated clinically meaningful and durable responses in patients across multiple HER2-expressing advanced solid tumours
Imfinzi plus Lynparza and Imfinzi alone both significantly improved progression-free survival in advanced endometrial cancer when added to chemotherapy
Breast cancer tumors disrupt the immune system remotely favoring their own growth
Gene Tiam1 orchestrates the development of chronic neuropathic pain
Imfinzi-based treatment before and after surgery reduced the risk of disease recurrence, progression events or death by 32% in resectable non-small cell…
Imfinzi significantly improved event-free survival in AEGEAN Phase III trial for patients with resectable non-small cell lung cancer
Study helps explain severe graft-versus-host disease and potential solution
Datopotamab deruxtecan showed encouraging and durable efficacy in patients with heavily pretreated HR-positive
WHO and MD Anderson launch new partnership to reduce global burden of women’s cancers
Dissemination of bone metastasis linked with bone remodeling
Promising approach to mitigate complications of leukemia treatment
Hormone-blocking breakthrough helps combat skin cancer recurrence
Hormone-blocking breakthrough helps combat skin cancer recurrence
Ovarian cancer’s advance slowed by drug
Study highlights role of disordered protein interactions in gene expression
Maryland health care payment model reduces costs and complications, study shows
AI-powered microscope could check cancer margins in minutes
Dr. Ramsay Camp named chief of surgical oncology
Chan Zuckerberg Initiative supports diversity in Human Cell Atlas project
Three research teams earn Dunn Awards
Novel PROTAC enhances its intracellular accumulation and protein knockdown
Protein ‘chameleon’ colors long-term memory
Researchers enrolling patients for study to train AI in assisting breast cancer surgery
COVID-19 research funds back six new initiatives
Testing tuberculosis vaccine for COVID-19
Roots of language
Adult astrocytes key to learning, memory
Tissue-digging nanodrills do just enough damage