5 Sneak Peeks at the New Home of The James [Part 3]

August 24, 2014 8:50 am
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5 Sneak Peeks at the New Homeo The James [Part 3]

Our vision to create a cancer-free world, one person, one discovery at a time, will become a reality only through the integration of research into clinical cancer care. These sneak peeks inside the new home of the The James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute will demonstrate how discoveries in the lab translate to improved patient care for even our sickest patients. Cancer Biorepository The biorepository program at The...
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Researchers Develop New Treatment Method for Pancreatic Cancer

August 21, 2014 1:56 pm
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An estimated 46,420 people in the United States will be diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in 2014. Fortunately, research experts at The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center – James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute (OSUCCC – James) are constantly innovating to find new ways to treat the disease. The pancreas is a gland deep in the abdomen that is responsible for two main things: regulating blood sugar and...
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Addressing False Positivity in Lung Cancer Screening

August 20, 2014 3:51 pm
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Addressing False Positivity in Lung Cancer Screening

One out of four individuals at high risk of lung cancer who receive a low-dose CT scan as part of the lung cancer screening process will have a spot on their lung. Of those patients, 96.3 percent will be found to not have cancer. In many cases, the only way to confirm whether a spot is cancerous is an invasive procedure that can be expensive and stressful while possibly...
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5 Sneak Peeks at the New Home of The James [Part 2]

August 17, 2014 7:32 am
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5 Sneak Peeks at the New Home of The James [Part 2]

Last week, we took you on a sneak peek of the new home of The James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute to show the 15th floor, cancer infusion bays, building mechanicals, technology and operating rooms. This week, we take an even deeper look inside our 21st-century cancer hospital at some of the unique and innovative features Ohio State is bringing to cancer care and treatment. Cancer ED The...
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