Scientists at Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University have mapped a vast spider web of interactions between proteins in lung cancer cells, as part of an effort to reach what was considered "undruggable."
Winship Cancer Institute at Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital is the first hospital in the state and one of only seven medical centers in the nation to offer advanced radiosurgery for the brain with the Gamma Knife Icon.
Investigators at the Glenn Family Breast Center at Winship Cancer Institute are the recipients of a one-year, $750,000 grant from the Avon Breast Cancer Crusade Board of Managers.
Experts in HIV, cancer and mental health highlighted Emory's leadership in disciplines of critical global importance at the Inauguration Academic Symposium, titled "Health Challenges and Bold Opportunities."
Cancer cells love glucose, so a high-fat, low-carb diet should starve them, right? Research in mice suggests the opposite, at least for cancers driven by a mutation common in melanomas. The research has implications for the concept of a "precision diet."
Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital and Winship Cancer Institute (Winship) have launched a comprehensive lung cancer screening program for Emory Healthcare that offers a low-dose CT (computed tomography) scan for patients most at risk for developing the disease.
Winship Cancer Institute is one of only 15 sites worldwide to acquire and install a lattice sheet microscope, novel technology that will change the way researchers are able to visualize cells.
Winship Chief Administrative Officer Diane Cassels retires after a 24-year career at Emory.
One size does not fit all when treating breast cancer. From women who are BRCA1 carriers to young women planning families, every woman fighting breast cancer faces choices and complicating factors. Emory's Glenn Family Breast Center offers the best options to every patient.
The 21st Century Cures Act, passed by both houses of Congress with overwhelming bipartisan support, reflects an effort to expedite the discovery, development and delivery of new treatments and cures.