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Moores UCSD Cancer Center Company Profile

03:42 EDT 20th September 2017 | BioPortfolio

The Moores UCSD Cancer Center is dedicated to translating promising scientific discoveries into new and better options for the care of patients with cancer. Founded in 1979, it is the only center in San Diego and Imperial counties to hold a National Cancer Center Institute designation as a Comprehensive Cancer Center, and is one of just 41 such centers in the United States. As such, it ranks among the top centers in the nation conducting basic and clinical cancer research, providing advanced patient care, and serving the community through outreach and education programs. The Moores UCSD Cancer Center must increasingly rely on financial support from private sources to pursue groundbreaking research and innovative programs. Your generous support helps its physicians and scientists find ways to defeat cancer and continue to provide the most compassionate care possible to patients and families. For more information, please call 858-822-0175 or visit www.cancer.ucsd.edu.


News Articles [6044 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

GIST tumours linked to NF1 mutations, genetic testing needed

Researchers at UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center, with colleagues from Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and Fox Chase Cancer Center, have determined that a specific region of the small bowel, ca...

GIST tumors linked to NF1 mutations, genetic testing needed

(University of California - San Diego) Researchers at UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center, with colleagues from Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and Fox Chase Cancer Center, have determined that a...

Tempus to assist University of California San Diego in personalized medicine initiative

Tempus, a technology company focused on helping doctors personalize cancer care by collecting, sorting and analyzing clinical and molecular data, will provide Moores Cancer Center at UC San Diego Heal...

UCSD Receives Significant Charitable Donation from Point Loma Rotary Club to Advance Pancreatic Research

SAN DIEGO, May 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Point Loma Rotary Club visited UC San Diego Medical School on Friday April 21, 2017 to present the proceeds from the annual Jim Krause Memorial Charity ...

National study looks at tobacco advertising and susceptibility to use tobacco among youth

(University of California - San Diego) Among 12- to 17-year-olds who have never used tobacco products, nearly half were considered receptive to tobacco marketing if they were able to recall or liked a...

University of California San Diego, Tempus Partner on Personalized Medicine Initiative

Tempus, a technology company focused on helping doctors personalize cancer care by collecting, sorting and analyzing clinical and molecular data, will provide Moores Cancer Center at UC San Diego Heal...

CureMatch Co-Founders Study the Molecular Alterations of Genes to Develop Personalized Cancer Therapy Options

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- CureMatch Co-Founders Igor Tsigelny, Ph.D. and Razelle Kurzrock, M.D. along with colleagues from the San Diego Supercomputer Center and UCSD Moores Cancer...

CureMatch Co-Founder and Colleagues to Present 11 Abstracts at Prestigious ASCO 2017 Conference

CHICAGO, June 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- UCSD oncologist and CureMatch Co-Founder Dr. Razelle Kurzrock and colleagues are presenting ground-breaking cancer discoveries on a variety of topics related to p...

PubMed Articles [9713 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Time Spent by Breast Imaging Radiologists to Perform Value-Added Activities at an Academic Cancer Center.

Health care reform in the United States has generated a paradigm shift in the practice of radiology aimed at increasing the degree of patient-centered care. We conducted a study to quantify the amount...

Vaccination against influenza at a European pediatric cancer center: immunization rates and attitudes among staff, patients, and their families.

Influenza is an important cause of infectious morbidity in pediatric cancer patients. We conducted a single-center survey to explore adherence and attitudes towards the recommended annual influenza va...

Second-Opinion Review of Breast Imaging at a Cancer Center: Is It Worthwhile?

Second-opinion review of breast imaging studies can be a time-consuming and labor-intensive process. The purpose of this investigation was to determine whether reinterpretation of studies obtained at ...

Innovations in Diagnostic Imaging and the Transformation of the Clinical Practice of Radiology in Collaborative, Multidisciplinary Cancer Care.

The Population Burden of Cancer: Research Driven by the Catchment Area of a Cancer Center.

Cancer centers, particularly those supported by the National Cancer Institute, are charged with reducing the cancer burden in their catchment area. However, methods to define both the catchment area a...

Clinical Trials [7994 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Evaluation of Transgenic Lymphocyte Immunization Vaccine in Subjects With Prostate Adenocarcinoma

Dr. Frederick Millard, MD, Associate Clinical Professor at the UCSD Cancer Center, will be conducting a 12-week study in advanced prostate cancer patients. The study will be held at the U...

Pembrolizumab Combined With Cetuximab for Treatment of Recurrent/Metastatic Head & Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma

This is a prospective, multi-center, open-label, non-randomized, multi-arm phase II trial to evaluate the efficacy of combination therapy with pembrolizumab and cetuximab for patients with...

Simultaneous Care: Linking Palliation to Clinical Trials

This is a multi-site randomized control trial taking place at six cancer centers. UC Davis is the lead site. Additional performance sites include the City of Hope Medical Center, Fred Hut...

University of California, San Diego (UCSD) Suramin Treatment Trial for Autism

This study is designed to test the safety and efficacy of a single, intravenous dose of suramin in autism spectrum disorders (ASD).

Analysis of Neurocognitive Elements of Attention After Chemotherapy

Data for this study will be obtained from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center. Participants will be recruited through Simmons Cancer Cen...

Companies [2620 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Moores UCSD Cancer Center

The Moores UCSD Cancer Center is dedicated to translating promising scientific discoveries into new and better options for the care of patients with cancer. Founded in 1979, it is the only center in S...

The Moores UCSD Cancer Center Luau & Longboard Invitational

The Moores UCSD Cancer Center is dedicated to translating promising scientific discoveries into new and better options for the care of patients with cancer. Founded in 1979, it is the only center in S...

Dell Inc. and Translational Genomics Research Institute

Founded in 2008, the NMTRC is a nationwide network of childhood cancer trials based at the Van Andel Research Institute and chaired by Dr. Giselle Sholler. The consortium includes...

H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute

Located in Tampa, Florida, Moffitt Cancer Center (www.moffitt.org) is the only Florida-based cancer center with the NCI designation as a Comprehensive Cancer Center for its excellence in research and ...

UC San Diego Entrepreneur Challenge

The UC San Diego Entrepreneur Challenge is a wholly student founded and operated non-profit organization with the mission of educating, connecting and funding aspiring student ent...

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