Pelotonia-Supported Genomic Sequencing Provides Targeted Cancer Therapies

August 5, 2014 7:10 am
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Pelotonia-Supported Genomic Sequencing Provides Targeted Cancer Therapies

Jared Gordon thought he had a bad cold. But after he couldn’t kick the sickness for a month, he went to the doctor for tests that revealed the true source of his prolonged illness: stage 4 lung cancer. The tumor had spread to the lining of his lungs and surrounding lymph nodes. The 51-year-old single father of three was told he had six months to live. But Gordon decided...
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6 Facts About the Construction of the New Home of The James

August 3, 2014 9:55 am
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11 Facts about the Construction of the New Home of The James

The new home of The James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute was designed and constructed with cancer patients and their families in mind. The six facts below show construction progress over the last four years and the planning that went into designing and building a 21st-century cancer hospital. With 21 floors, The James is the 15th tallest hospital in the United States and 25th tallest in the world....
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Radiation Oncology: An Extraordinary Space in the New Home of The James

July 31, 2014 3:57 pm
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Radiation oncology is one of the most extraordinary spaces in the new home of The James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute.  There is no routine cancer, and the new James is no routine cancer hospital. “The mere fact that we’re on the second floor of the new James speaks volumes about the uniqueness of our radiation oncology center,” says Arnab Chakravarti, MD, chair of the department of radiation...
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Team Buckeye Rider Finds New Meaning for Pelotonia Ride

July 29, 2014 3:00 pm
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Team Buckeye Rider Finds New Meaning For Pelotonia Ride

This year, Anna Maria Bittoni will ride in Pelotonia for the second time, completing the 100-mile journey from Columbus to Gambier to support cancer research at The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center – James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute (OSUCCC – James). As a member of Team Buckeye, Ohio State’s superpeloton (riding group), Bittoni was given an opportunity to participate in the “I Ride For You” program,...
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