• Vaccinating Against Cancer

    The human papillomavirus vaccine can significantly cut recipients’ risk of several types of cancer. So why are vaccination rates relatively low in the U.S.?

    by Brad Jones

  • The Genetics of Metastatic Cancer

    The multiple tumors in patients with metastatic disease share key genetic traits, a sequencing study shows.

    by Anna Azvolinsky

  • Forward Look

    Targeted Chemotherapy

    Computational and molecular biologist Sourav Bandyopadhyay discusses new ways to think about chemotherapy.

    by Sue Rochman

  • Healthy Habits

    Go Fish

    Why replacing red meat with fish may be just what the doctor ordered.

    by Brenda Conaway

  • Healthy Habits

    Against the Clock

    Night shift work may contribute to a heightened cancer risk.

    by Jane C. Hu


    CAR-T Cells: ‘Bionic’ Immune Cells for Treating Cancer

    CAR-T cells are being rebuilt to kill cancer cells.

    by William G. Nelson, MD, PhD

  • Forward Look

    Drug Combo Targets Polyp Growth

    Study findings support precision approaches to risk reduction.

    by Dara Chadwick

  • Forward Look

    Cloning Cancer

    Scientists are testing treatments on lab-grown tumor tissue.

    by Chris Palmer

  • Forward Look

    What’s Next?

    High-tech goggles to help surgeons remove tumors.

    by Brad Jones

  • New Tactics for Bladder Cancer

    After decades without treatment advances, options for patients with bladder cancer are now more numerous.

    by Kendall K. Morgan


From the AACR

  • Making Mammography Better

    A study investigates whether artificial intelligence can reduce false-positive mammograms.

  • New FDA Approvals

    Three new cancer treatments have been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

  • Nobel Prize for Immunotherapy

    James P. Allison, PhD, a Fellow of the AACR Academy, won the 2018 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for his pioneering work in cancer immunotherapy.



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