Some of the world’s top researchers in the promising field of cancer immunotherapy are gathering in New York this week at the Second International Cancer Immunotherapy Conference, hosted by the Cancer Research Institute (CRI), the Association for Cancer Immunotherapy (CIMT), the European Academy of Tumor Immunology (EATI), and the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR).Read More
Krista Holmes, who survived cancer as a child, is now an AACR Ambassador for Runners to Research. She shared her story in a blog for philly.com.Read More
Party With a Purpose will honor Penn surgeon Jeffrey Drebin and will donate funds from its gala to the American Association for Cancer Research.Read More
In advance of the 11th Biennial Ovarian Cancer Research Symposium, we take a look at three female scientists who influenced the course of research.Read More
The Cancer Moonshot Blue Ribbon Panel released 10 key recommendations Wednesday for transforming cancer research. These recommendations, created by a team of the nation’s leading cancer experts, are designed to …Read More
A whirlwind of activity and excitement is currently whipping through Los Angeles, Philadelphia, New York, and many places in between. Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), the fundraising powerhouse launched by …Read More
We first discussed AACR’s flagship funding opportunity for early-career investigators, the NextGen Grants for Transformative Cancer Research, on this blog last summer. As the name of these grants suggests, this …Read More
As the temperature soared this summer, the laps around the park became harder to endure.
When her skin chafed from radiation, her doctor told her to take it easy.
Still, Tanya Hall …
As early as the 1800s, physicians noted a curious finding: Some cancer patients who happened to get bacterial infections seemed to also have decreased growth in tumors. While these bacterial …Read More
A study published recently in the AACR’s journal Cancer Immunology Research describes an important update to the CAR T-cell technology, in which researchers have devised a mechanism to turn the …Read More
It looks like a toppled ice cream sundae, with maraschino cherries rolling away from a melting scoop of vanilla.
The reality isn’t even close. The scoop of white is an oral …