CBS's "60 Minutes" shows how UNC Lineberger faculty are using IBM’s Watson to quickly cull through massive amounts of data and medical literature, paired with a patient's tumor genetics, to generate useful clinical insights.[Read more.]
Susan G. Komen will present its highest scientific honor, the Brinker Award, to Charles M. Perou, PhD, for his research that demonstrated breast cancer can be classified into different molecular subtypes, an important clinical finding. [Read more.]
Jose P. Zevallos, MD, MPH, and colleagues confirmed in the journal Oral Oncology that oropharyngeal cancer patients whose tumors were infected with HPV16 had better overall survival for than patients with other HPV strains.
For more than three decades, playwriting has been a hobby for Keith Burridge, PhD. Now, his play “The First Woman President” will premiere Nov. 5 at the Midtown International Theatre Festival in New York City. [Read more.]