More than 3,000 runners and walkers are expected to participate in the 6th annual Winship Win the Fight 5K, which steps off Saturday from McDonough Field to raise funds for cancer research at Emory.
A two-day full-scale exercise tested Emory's capability as a Radiation Injury Treatment Network center in coordination with Dobbins Air Reserve Base and 15 other health care and government agencies.
Bassel F. El-Rayes, MD, associate director of clinical research at Winship Cancer Institute, was selected to hold the John Kauffman Family Professorship for Pancreatic Cancer Research.
As an internationally decorated athlete, research professor in biomedical engineering, and now a patient at Winship Cancer Institute, Emory alumna Cassie Mitchell refuses to let any obstacle get in the way of her goals.
Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University announced that the Peyton Anderson Cancer Center, Navicent Health in Macon, Georgia, has joined the Winship Cancer Network.
Emory scientists show what molecular features distinguish the subset of T cells that wake up when re-energized by PD-1-blocking agents. Valuable for optimizing cancer immunotherapy and drug combinations.
Emory's Winship Cancer Institute is using new drugs that work with a patient's own immune system to fight cancer.
A research team from Emory University and Metaclipse Therapeutics Corp. is developing a new cancer vaccine immunotherapy targeting triple-negative breast cancer.
When doctors hurl toxic death at cancer cells, often a few will survive and come back. A family of enzymes called KDM5 histone demethylases is emerging as important for this resilience, and drugs that inhibit KDM5 enzymes could be active in treating several types of cancer.
Winship Cancer Institute medical oncologist Taofeek Owonikoko, MD, PhD is one of 13 recipients of the 2016 National Cancer Institute (NCI) Cancer Clinical Investigator Team Leadership Award (CCITLA).