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Grant funds research evaluating gut microbiome’s role in pancreatic cancer

Grant funds research evaluating gut microbiome’s role in pancreatic cancer

Published: Feb 2nd, 2018

  Ryan M. Thomas, M.D., an assistant professor in the UF College of Medicine Department of Surgery, has received a Mentored Scholar Research Grant from the American Cancer Society to […]

Timely treatment of lesions that may cause anal cancer can cut risk, mortality by 80 percent, UF study shows

Published: Sep 26th, 2017

A study led by a University of Florida researcher offers recommendations for treating the lesions in a high-risk group that could lower patients’ risk of developing anal cancer by 80 […]

Read the Summer 2017 issue of The Stitch

Published: Aug 31st, 2017

Grant will help researchers create a better test for pancreatic cancer

Published: Jun 28th, 2017

Up to one-third of pancreatic cancer cases go undiagnosed through standard means of testing.

UF Health Shands Cancer Hospital

UF Health Cancer Network earns national accreditation for quality care

Published: Jan 31st, 2017

The UF Health Cancer Network has received a three-year accreditation with commendation by the Commission on Cancer, a quality program of the American College of Surgeons.

Breast cancer survival takes a village

Breast cancer survival takes a village

Published: Nov 29th, 2016

“It’s no big deal.” That was the first thought of Adela Van Antwerp, a UF College of Medicine department of surgery administrative specialist, when her radiologist found a questionable mass […]

Read the Fall 2016 issue of The Stitch

Published: Nov 1st, 2016

UF Health Cancer Center selected for “unprecedented” national pancreatic cancer clinical trial

UF Health Cancer Center selected for “unprecedented” national pancreatic cancer clinical trial

Published: Oct 27th, 2016

The University of Florida Health Cancer Center has been selected as one of 12 initial clinical trial sites participating in Precision Promise, the first large-scale precision medicine trial designed to […]

UF Health recognized for excellence in pancreatic cancer treatment

Published: Oct 18th, 2016

Newsweek Health names 11 UF Health specialists top in cancer care, including chairman for the department of surgery, Kevin Behrns, MD

Newsweek Health names 11 UF Health specialists top in cancer care, including chairman for the department of surgery, Kevin Behrns, MD

Published: Sep 24th, 2015