Ovarian Cancer National Trial: Could a Virus Prevent Cancer Recurrence?

July 10, 2014 1:25 pm
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For some women, it might be one virus well worth having. In fact, while it causes cold- or flu-like symptoms, the reovirus may help save lives. And that’s what the gynecologic oncology research experts at The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center – James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute (OSUCCC – James) mean to find out. “We’ve found,” says David Cohn, MD, an OSUCCC – James gynecologic oncologist,...
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Olympic Medalist Joins Ranks of OSUCCC – James Supporters

July 8, 2014 11:33 am
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Olympic Medalist Joins Ranks of OSUCCC – James Supporters

Support for The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center – Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute (OSUCCC – James) became more internationally spread on November 2, 2013, as longtime OSUCCC – James supporters Ron and Ann Pizzuti, and James Foundation Board member Nick Coe, hosted Lord Sebastian Coe, four-time Olympic medalist and British politician, in an exclusive event. Lord Coe won gold medals in...
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4 Cancer Discoveries Supported by Pelotonia

July 6, 2014 8:22 am
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4 Cancer Discoveries Funded by Pelotonia

Why ride, donate or volunteer for Pelotonia? The promise of Pelotonia is revealed in part by the discoveries made by teams of researchers at The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center – James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute (OSUCCC – James) who receive support from the annual event. STRESS GENE HAS ROLE IN TUMOR METASTASIS With a Pelotonia Idea Grant as partial support, a team of OSUCCC –...
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Emily Marsh-Fleming: From Pool to Pelotonia

July 3, 2014 9:12 am
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Emily Marsh-Fleming - From Pool to Pelotonia

Emily Marsh-Fleming, 38, a national champion synchronized swimmer while an Ohio State undergrad from 1994-97, was well into her cancer journey when she decided to participate in Pelotonia 11. Until then, her only biking experience involved riding to the pool, classes and home as an Ohio State student. “The first time I set out on my bike, which my dad had disassembled and mailed to me in my freshman...
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