There Is No Routine Lung Cancer

July 20, 2014 7:46 am
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There is No Routine Lung Cancer

A revolution in lung cancer treatment is happening at The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center – James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute (OSUCCC – James). Our research is proving that lung cancer is not solely defined by location and stage, but rather the individual molecules and genes that drive each patient’s unique cancer. Simply put, there is no routine lung cancer. To deliver the most effective ways...
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There Is No Routine Cancer

June 24, 2014 10:55 am
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There Is No Routine Cancer

Just as no two people are exactly the same, neither are their cancers. Each patient’s cancer is fueled by different elements that help cancer cells develop, survive, invade and grow. These elements – or genetic differences – are the reason there is no routine cancer. Researchers and oncologists at The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center – James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute (OSUCCC – James) are using...
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Kasich Designates May 4-10 as Brain Tumor Awareness Week in Ohio

May 4, 2014 8:00 am
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Kasich Designates May 4-10 as Brain Tumor Awareness Week in Ohio

In connection with National Brain Tumor Awareness Month (May), and at the request of the OSUCCC – James, Ohio Gov. John Kasich has signed a resolution designating the first full week of May (May 4-10) as Brain Tumor Awareness Week statewide. The resolution was developed with help from OSUCCC – James Government Affairs staff and Vinay Puduvalli, MBBS, professor and director of the Department of Neuro-Oncology at Ohio State....
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Emergency Department Uniquely Designed for Cancer Patients

April 17, 2014 1:30 pm
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When the new home of The James opens in December 2014, it will house the first truly integrated cancer emergency department in the country. Why is a cancer ED important? It will provide continuous access to unmatched emergency services that are specially designed for cancer patients. “Patients with cancer conditions have emergency complications and emergency conditions that arise as a result of their disease or treatment frequently,” says Thomas...
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