May 2016

  1. Spark of Discovery Ignites New Era of Cancer Therapies Thursday, May 19, 2016
  2. Protein may Predict Response to Immunotherapy in Patients with Metastatic Melanoma Thursday, May 05, 2016

April 2016

  1. Protective Mastectomies that Preserve Nipple Safe for Women at High Breast Cancer Risk Thursday, April 14, 2016
  2. Radiation Therapy Chemotherapy Combination Improves Survival in Adults with Low-Grade Brain Cancer Wednesday, April 06, 2016

March 2016

  1. Drug Combo Shuts Down Stem Cells, Tumor Growth in Lung Cancer Monday, March 14, 2016

February 2016

  1. Mayo Clinic Minute: Cancer Education Center Joins World Cancer Day Thursday, February 04, 2016
  2. Investigating Surgery for Women at High Risk of Breast and Ovarian Cancer Wednesday, February 03, 2016

January 2016

  1. Mayo Clinic Cancer Center Endorses HPV Vaccination to Prevent Cancer Wednesday, January 27, 2016
  2. Smokers Who Quit More Than 15 Years Ago Need Screening Tuesday, January 26, 2016

December 2015

  1. Melanoma Researcher says Odds Continually Improving for Patients Tuesday, December 08, 2015

November 2015

  1. Prior Oral Contraceptive Use Associated with Better Outcome for Ovarian Cancer Patients Wednesday, November 11, 2015
  2. ‘Liquid biopsy’ Promotes Precision Medicine by Tracking Patient’s Cancer Wednesday, November 04, 2015
  3. Study: Only 1 in 5 US pancreatic cancer patients get this key blood test at diagnosis Wednesday, November 04, 2015

October 2015

  1. Cologuard stool DNA test accurate in screening for colorectal cancer in Alaska Native people Friday, October 30, 2015
  2. Surgery Proving Option for More Pancreatic Cancer Patients Monday, October 26, 2015
  3. Mayo Study: Genes of Colon Cancer Recurrence Differs Among Blacks, Whites and Asians Thursday, October 01, 2015

September 2015

  1. Five Ways Individualized Medicine is Impacting Health Care Monday, September 21, 2015
  2. Changing clinical practice: Too fast or too slow? Thursday, September 17, 2015
  3. Identifying protein that may predict response to PD-1 immunotherapy for melanoma Wednesday, September 16, 2015
  4. Mayo Clinic awards sixteen named professorships Tuesday, September 15, 2015
  5. Mayo receives federal grant to test innovative triple-negative breast cancer vaccine Tuesday, September 15, 2015
  6. Increased detection of low-risk tumors driving up thyroid cancer rates Tuesday, September 08, 2015
  7. Telomerase targeting drug demonstrates benefit in myelofibrosis treatment Thursday, September 03, 2015

August 2015

  1. Mayo researchers examine risk factors and patient outcomes associated with colorectal cancer operations, identify benchmarks Monday, August 31, 2015
  2. National Cancer Institute Awards SPORE grant to multiple myeloma research team from Mayo Clinic Cancer Center Monday, August 31, 2015
  3. Mayo Clinic researchers find new code that makes reprogramming of cancer cells possible Monday, August 24, 2015
  4. Mayo Clinic-led study validates tool for patient reporting of side effects in cancer clinical trials Thursday, August 13, 2015
  5. Mayo Clinic-led networks approved for more than $10 million to participate in PCORnet, the National Patient-Centered Clinical Research Network Thursday, August 13, 2015

July 2015

  1. Cost-effective addition to mammography in detecting cancer in dense breast tissue Thursday, July 30, 2015
  2. Leading experts prescribe how to make cancer drugs more affordable Thursday, July 23, 2015
  3. Researchers decode molecular action of combination therapy for a deadly thyroid cancer Thursday, July 23, 2015
  4. Mayo Clinic Receives $11 Million Grant from National Cancer Institute to Study Cancer Survivorship Wednesday, July 08, 2015

June 2015

  1. Mayo Clinic and TGen Help Launch Clinical Trials to Combat Advanced Skin Cancer Thursday, June 18, 2015
  2. Beating Advanced Cancers: New Epigenomic Block for Advanced Cancer Progression Tuesday, June 16, 2015
  3. Molecular Classification May Improve Method Used to Diagnose and Treat Gliomas Monday, June 08, 2015
  4. Baxter Ventures, Mayo Clinic and Velocity Pharmaceutical Development Announce the Formation of Vitesse Biologics, LLC, a Company Structured to Accelerate Therapeutic Innovation Monday, June 01, 2015

May 2015

  1. Targeted Drug Can ‘Diminish the Suffering’ of Myelofibrosis Saturday, May 30, 2015
  2. Targeted Drug with Chemotherapy Combo Offers Longer Life to Patients with B-cell Cancers Saturday, May 30, 2015
  3. VICE on HBO Documentary “Killing Cancer” and Match from VICE CEO Shane Smith Leads to More than $2 million for Cancer Research at Mayo Clinic Thursday, May 28, 2015
  4. Livers Donated after Cardiac Death Safe to Use in Liver Cancer Patients Tuesday, May 19, 2015
  5. Proton Beam Therapy Offers Potential for Fewer Side Effects and Higher Cure Rates Monday, May 04, 2015
  6. MEDIA ADVISORY: Mayo Clinic to Host Grand Opening Event for Proton Therapy Facility Monday, May 04, 2015

April 2015

  1. Mayo Clinic-led Team Identifies Master Switch for Cancer-Causing HER2 Protein Monday, April 27, 2015
  2. Mayo Clinic Researchers Identify Methylated DNA Markers That May One Day Lead To Noninvasive Whole Body Cancer Screening Tuesday, April 21, 2015
  3. Creating Profile to Identify Patients Most at Risk of Developing Pancreatic Cancer Monday, April 13, 2015

March 2015

  1. Could a Tampon Help Predict Endometrial Cancer? Mayo Clinic Researchers Say Yes Tuesday, March 24, 2015
  2. Fighting Colorectal Cancer With a #StrongArmSelfie Thursday, March 19, 2015
  3. Oncologists Reveal Reasons for High Cost of Cancer Drugs, Recommend Solutions Monday, March 16, 2015
  4. U.S. Women’s Awareness of Breast Density Varies by Race and Ethnicity, Education and Income, Mayo Clinic Study Finds Monday, March 02, 2015

February 2015

  1. Decline in Smoking Rates May Increase Lung Cancer Mortality Due to Inadequate Screening Guidelines Tuesday, February 24, 2015
  2. Mayo Clinic Researchers Identify Gene that Pushes Normal Pancreas Cells to Change Shape, a Key Step to Cancer Development Friday, February 20, 2015
  3. Medication Therapy Can Increase Long-Term Success For Smokers Who Cut Back First Tuesday, February 17, 2015
  4. Molecule that Provides Cellular Energy Found Key to Aggressive Thyroid Cancer Monday, February 16, 2015
  5. Ultrasound Narrows Which Breast Cancer Patients Need Lymph Nodes Removed Monday, February 02, 2015

January 2015

  1. New Breast Cancer Risk Prediction Model More Accurate Than Current Model Monday, January 26, 2015
  2. New Breast Exam Nearly Quadruples Detection of Invasive Breast Cancers in Women with Dense Breast Tissue Friday, January 23, 2015

December 2014

  1. Mayo Clinic Physicians Say High-definition Scopes Accurately Assess Polyps, Costly Pathological Examinations May Not Be Necessary Tuesday, December 16, 2014
  2. Mayo Clinic: Genotyping Errors Plague CYP2D6 Testing for Tamoxifen Therapy Tuesday, December 09, 2014
  3. James Ingle, M.D., of Mayo Clinic Recognized for a Career of Contributions to Breast Cancer Research Tuesday, December 09, 2014
  4. Immune Function Marker Does Not Predict Benefit of Trastuzumab in HER-2+ Breast Cancer Patients, Study Finds Monday, December 08, 2014
  5. Quality of Life at Diagnosis May Predict Survival for Patients With Aggressive Lymphoma Sunday, December 07, 2014
  6. Unprecedented Benefit Seen in Worldwide Test of a Three-Drug Treatment for Multiple Myeloma Friday, December 05, 2014
  7. Nivolumab shows significant benefit for Hodgkin’s lymphoma in Mayo Clinic co-led phase I study Friday, December 05, 2014
  8. Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Patients Should Undergo Genetic Screening Monday, December 01, 2014

November 2014

  1. Investigational Oral Drug Combo Shows Promise for Newly Diagnosed Multiple Myeloma in Mayo Clinic-Led Study Monday, November 17, 2014
  2. Chemotherapy Following Radiation Treatment Slows Disease Progress and Improves Overall Survival in Adults with Low-Grade Brain Cancer Saturday, November 15, 2014
  3. Mayo Clinic Researchers: TNF Inhibitors May Increase Cancer Risk in the Eye Thursday, November 13, 2014
  4. Mayo Clinic Study Finds Chromosomal Rearrangements Help Distinguish Between Independent Primary Tumors and Metastasis Tuesday, November 11, 2014

October 2014

  1. International Group Publishes Updated Criteria for Diagnosing Multiple Myeloma Sunday, October 26, 2014
  2. Trastuzumab (Herceptin) Continues to Show Life-Altering Benefit Tuesday, October 21, 2014

September 2014

  1. Mayo Founding Partner in Online Patient Registry for Inherited Cancer Risk Tuesday, September 23, 2014
  2. Join The #ProtonBeam Therapy Twitter Chat on Tuesday Monday, September 22, 2014
  3. Mayo Clinic and IBM Task Watson to Improve Clinical Trial Research Tuesday, September 09, 2014
  4. Family Conflicts, Other Non-Physical Worries Before Cancer Surgery Raise Patients’ Complication Risk Tuesday, September 02, 2014

August 2014

  1. Mayo Clinic Investigator to Lead Alliance Research Base for New National, Community-based Cancer Research Initiative Tuesday, August 19, 2014
  2. Caring Canines: Support from Four-Legged Friends Friday, August 15, 2014
  3. Mayo Study Finds Less Radical Procedures Offer Similar Cancer Control Compared to Surgery for Kidney Cancer Patients Tuesday, August 12, 2014

July 2014

  1. Mayo Clinic Researcher to Lead National Cancer Research Statistics and Data Center Friday, July 18, 2014
  2. Mayo Clinic Cancer Center Earns "Exceptional" Rating, Wins NCI Grant Renewal Wednesday, July 16, 2014
  3. Proton therapy has advantages over IMRT for advanced head and neck cancers, Mayo study finds Tuesday, July 01, 2014

June 2014

  1. Twitter Chats Connect Medical Experts Sunday, June 22, 2014
  2. Longer Telomeres, Considered Sign of Good Health, Linked to Brain Cancer Risk Tuesday, June 10, 2014
  3. Genomics of Lung Cancer Progression Varies Widely Among Patients; Offers Clues to Predictive Biomarkers Tuesday, June 03, 2014
  4. ALTTO Test of Dual HER2 Blockade Finds Single Agent - Trastuzumab - Remains Gold Standard Sunday, June 01, 2014

May 2014

  1. Tumor Size is Defining Factor to Response from Promising Melanoma Drug Friday, May 30, 2014
  2. Mayo Clinic: Ovarian Cancer Subtypes May Predict Response to Bevacizumab Friday, May 30, 2014
  3. Chemotherapy following radiation treatment improves progression-free survival and overall survival in adults with low-grade brain cancer Thursday, May 29, 2014
  4. Rectal cancer surgery outcomes enhanced with colorectal surgeons, Mayo Clinic study finds Tuesday, May 27, 2014

March 2014

  1. Minnesota Partnership Launches Six Research Projects Thursday, March 20, 2014

December 2013

  1. Endoxifen Shows Promise as Breast Cancer Treatment Wednesday, December 11, 2013
  2. Pain Drugs Used in Prostate Gland Removal Linked to Cancer Outcome Tuesday, December 10, 2013
  3. Drug Induces Morphologic, Molecular and Clinical Remissions in Myelofibrosis Thursday, December 05, 2013

November 2013

  1. Blood and Marrow Transplant Program of Mayo Clinic, Nemours Children's Clinic and Wolfson Children's Hospital Earns National Accreditation Renewal Thursday, November 14, 2013
  2. That's a FACT: Blood and Marrow Transplant Program Earns National Accreditation Renewal Thursday, November 14, 2013
  3. Ethics Expert Named Director of Mayo Clinic Biomedical Ethics Program Monday, November 11, 2013
  4. Mayo Clinic: Less-Invasive Option as Effective as Esophagus Removal in Early Esophageal Cancer Thursday, November 07, 2013
  5. Mayo Clinic Researchers Identify Role of Cul4 Molecule in Genome Instability and Cancer Thursday, November 07, 2013
  6. Mayo Study Customizing Treatments for Deadly Prostate Cancer with Tumor Genomics Wednesday, November 06, 2013