Tag: cancer

Hope Scarves gift will provide breast cancer patients with access to...

For women undergoing treatment for cancer, a little encouragement can mean the world. Lara MacGregor, who lives with metastatic breast cancer, started Hope Scarves in...

UofL researchers developing cancer vaccine

Vaccinations protect us from all kinds of terrible diseases — polio, small pox, influenza. But what if a vaccine could protect you from cancer? Researchers...

UofL researchers discover immune stimulant molecule shown to prevent cancer

A research team at the University of Louisville has discovered that an immune checkpoint molecule they developed for cancer immunotherapy also protects against future...

UofL’s McMasters gives moving speech on difference between patient treatment and...

In a moving speech on the difference between palliative “treatment” and palliative “care,” the University of Louisville’s Kelly McMasters, MD, PhD, gave the keynote...

UofL cancer-targeting technology licensed to California medical company

California-based medical device company, Qualigen Inc., has licensed a drug technology developed at the University of Louisville that uses tiny, DNA-coated gold nanoparticles to...

UofL cancer researcher gains NIH funding to study Alzheimer’s disease

Levi Beverly, PhD, believes he can use his cancer research to help in the quest to understand a cause and find a cure for...

New York Times bestselling author, University of Chicago researcher to discuss...

The University of Louisville James Graham Brown Cancer Center and School of Medicine will present a free seminar open to the public on immunotherapy...

‘Think Pink’ event honors breast cancer survivors

The Kentucky Cancer Program at the University of Louisville James Graham Brown Cancer Center is teaming up with the Bullitt County Health Department to...

UofL milk-based drug delivery technology licensed

New technology developed at the University of Louisville could make medicines more targeted and effective — and it’s done using milk. The milk exosome-drug delivery...

Beer with a Scientist: UofL psychologist explains how disrupting your biological...

When did you last travel overseas? Do you remember how long it took for your sleep cycle to return to normal? That feeling of jet...