Registration is officially open for the 5th annual Winship Win the Fight 5K, the walk/run fundraiser to benefit cancer research, held this year on Saturday, Oct. 3.
At a time when cancer drug prices are rising rapidly, an innovative new study provides the framework for establishing value based pricing for all new oncology drugs entering the marketplace.
Winship scientists have observed that an apparent back channel for genetic information called retromutagenesis can encourage adaptive mutation to take place in bacteria.
Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter shared details of his metastatic melanoma cancer diagnosis and treatment during a press conference Thursday, August 20, at the Carter Center.
For the fourth year in a row, U.S. News & World Report has ranked Emory University Hospital the number one hospital in both Georgia and metro Atlanta in its 2015-16 Best Hospitals guide.
When a Tallahassee family discovered something very wrong with their infant daughter's eye while on a trip to Chicago, they had no idea they would end up being referred to Emory Eye Center in Atlanta.
Deborah Watkins Bruner, RN, PhD, Robert W. Woodruff Professor of Nursing at Emory's Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing, is author of a research article featured on the cover of the July issue of Cancer.
Multiple myeloma, a blood cancer of the immune system's plasma cells, occurs two to three times more often in African Americans than in Caucasians. Finding out why could lead to better therapies for all.
Winship Cancer Institute clinicians and researchers are finding that race and ethnicity have less to do with disparities in health care than do economics and knowledge gaps or misconceptions. Change those, they say, and you can do a lot to erase some of the worst disparities.
A mutation found in most melanomas rewires cancer cells¿ metabolism, making them dependent on a ketogenesis enzyme, researchers at Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University have discovered.