May 16, 2018
Elizabeth Plimack: Leading the Way in Bladder Cancer Clinical Trials
Immunotherapy has been the most exciting development in bladder cancer treatment in recent years. Its introduction ended a 40-year drought during which no new therapies were available. Unfortunately, many bladder cancers can be resistant to immunotherapy.... read more
May 4, 2018
The Benefits of Treatment at an NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Ce...
When you or a loved one is facing cancer, this much is certain: You want the very best medical care available. You want a center that is deeply rooted in evidence-based practice, has a hand in scientific discoveries driving the field forward, one that hires... read more
May 3, 2018
Immersion Science Program Opens Doors for Students
When it comes to training the next generation of scientists, Alana O’Reilly and Dara Ruiz-Whalen are taking a new approach that moves beyond the realm of expos and science fairs. Together they run the Immersion Science Program at Fox Chase Cancer Center, a... read more
April 26, 2018
Oral Chemotherapy – More Convenient, Just as Effective
Cancer treatment is always evolving, with new techniques regularly being approved. Oral chemotherapy is a relatively recent development that makes treatment more convenient for eligible patients by allowing them to take medication at home. This type of... read more
April 20, 2018
Philadelphia Magazine Names 52 Fox Chase Cancer Center Physicians as T...
Philadelphia Magazine named fifty-two Fox Chase Cancer Center physicians to their “Top Doctors” list for 2018.  Leave a review for your Top Doc! Clinical Genetics Michael J. Hall – Clinical Genetics (FCCC)    Diagnostic Imaging Gary Cohen, MD – Vascular... read more
February 12, 2018
How A Chance Meeting Turned into a Nobel Prize Winning Discovery
It’s a true story that reads like a Hollywood script: two scientists from different countries meet at a conference and decide to collaborate on a shared interest. Along with a third scientist, they work together for years, with two of the scientists going... read more