Palbociclib Has Potential to Combat Other Types of Cancer

January 04, 2016

New breast cancer drug, in combination with other therapies, may be effective against other types of cancer JAMA Oncology study finds.

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AACR Study on Federated Network for Translational Cancer Research

December 16, 2015

TIES Cancer Research Network (TCRN) offers a model system for facilitating data and biospecimen sharing.

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High Response Rates, Long-Term Remissions Seen In Penn Trials of Personalized Cellular Therapy for ALL and NHL

December 08, 2015

Researchers present latest results for CTL019 personalized therapy in pediatric acute lymphoblastic leukemia and non-Hodgkin lymphoma clinical trials at ASH.

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Tumor DNA Tests Uncover Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia Mutations That May Be Targetable Using Existing Therapies

December 07, 2015

Next-gen sequencing at Penn's Center for Personalized Diagnostics analyzes mutational landscape of CLL patients and identifies potentially targetable pathways for intervention.

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"The Pathologist" Magazine Publishes Inaugural Top 100 Power List

December 06, 2015

List of influential pathologists and laboratory medicine professionals includes the Department's Chair Dr. David Roth.

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Clinical Cell and Vaccine Production Facility Featured in HBO Special Report on HIV

December 02, 2015

The CVPF's gene editing technology to make the DNA of HIV-positive patients resitant to the virus is showcased.

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PGY2 Pathology Resident Receives Penn Medicine CAREs Grant for Community Volunteer Efforts

December 02, 2015

Grant for academic support project to help local middle school students with SAT preparation and writing sessions. 

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Dr. Zubair Baloch Receives the 2015 ASCP President's Award

October 29, 2015

Award recognizes extraordinary distinguished service to ASCP and the pathology profession.

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Physician-in-Training Awards from the ASDP for Resident Dr. Laura Taylor

October 20, 2015

PGY2 pathology resident wins for best oral presentation and best poster abstract at Dermatopathology Society Annual Meeting.

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