Cancer

Fall/17

A new type of immunotherapy is helping UChicago Medicine patients. 

06.23.2015

Radiation oncologist Andrew Howard uses comics to help patients understand cancer biology.

Nov–Dec/14

Charis Eng, AB’82, PhD’86, MD’88, discovers key genetic markers linking cancer and autism.

Sept–Oct/14

Researcher Maud Slye’s (EX 1899) contentious career helped open the field of cancer genetics.

July–Aug/14

Simulating a protein that allows cells to run amok, ­researchers hunt for better cancer drugs.

Mar–Apr/14

Researchers show that quality of sleep has a profound effect on cancer growth rates.

Nov–Dec/13

A study of how cancer evades the immune system reveals promising therapeutic potential.