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Moores UCSD Cancer Center Company Profile

13:06 EST 13th December 2018 | 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 [2765 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Softening Up Chemo-Resistant Cancer Cells

Scientists at the University of California San Diego (UCSD) have identified a gene that is involved in controlling the sensitivity of cancer cells to DNA-damaging agents (DDAs). Their investigations f...

SBP researchers awarded 2018 Padres Pedal the Cause grants

(Sanford-Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute) SBP is pleased to announce that it has been awarded four Padres Pedal the Cause (PPTC) collaborative grants with UCSD Moores Cancer Center. The pro...

Biocept and UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center Partner to Study Liquid Biopsy to Predict Disease Recurrence in Solid Tumors and Response to Therapy

SAN DIEGO, July 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Biocept, Inc. (NASDAQ: BIOC), a leading commercial provider of liquid biopsy tests designed to provide physicians with clinically actionable informati...

HIV-Inhibiting Gene Found to Resensitize Cancer to DNA-Damaging Agents

Scientists at the University of California San Diego (UCSD) have identified a gene that is involved in controlling the sensitivity of cancer cells to DNA-damaging agents (DDAs). Their investigations f...

Biocept, UC San Diego center to study CTC, ctDNA assays for solid tumors

Two clinical studies will be conducted by Biocept in partnership with Moores Cancer Center at UC San Diego Health to detect c -More- 

Study: Immunotherapy better than chemotherapy for subtype of head and neck cancer

(University of California - San Diego) A randomized clinical trial involving 97 medical centers in 20 countries, including Moores Cancer Center at UC San Diego Health, found that treating patients wit...

Genetic mutations of appendix cancer identified, may impact treatment

(University of California - San Diego) To understand why some patients with appendix cancer respond to standard treatment while others do not, University of California San Diego School of Medicine and...

UCSD launches bacteriophage treatment center

PubMed Articles [6661 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Changing Paradigms in Acute Kidney Injury: From Mechanisms to Management: Proceedings of the 8th Annual UAB-UCSD O'Brien Center Symposium.

Burden of cardiovascular disease in Japanese cancer patients and survivors: a single cancer-center study in Niigata City.

Cardiovascular disease (CVD) and cancer are major causes of death in Japan. As most CVDs are chronic and often aggravate, long-term follow-up is necessary. Although some cancer patients and survivors ...

Head and Neck Cancer in World Trade Center Responders: A Case Series.

To report on cases of head and neck cancer (HNC) among World Trade Center (WTC) responders participating in the WTC Health Program and seen at Rutgers WTC Center of Clinical Excellence.

Clinico-pathological features and survival of patients with malignant exocrine pancreatic neoplasms: The AC Camargo Cancer Center experience.

Pancreatic cancer plays an important role in cancer-related mortality. Few studies have been performed in Brazil to characterize patients affected by this disease. We aimed to describe the clinico-pat...

Validation of classic and expanded criteria for endoscopic submucosal dissection of early gastric cancer: 7 years of experience in a Western tertiary cancer center.

Our aim was to evaluate the Japan Gastroenterological Endoscopy Society criteria for endoscopic submucosal resection of early gastric cancer (EGC) based on the experience in a Brazilian cancer center.

Clinical Trials [10938 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...

Paracervical Block Volume and Pain Control During Dilation and Curettage

Dilation and Curettage (D&C) is often performed in the first trimester for surgical abortion and management of miscarriage and can be painful for patients before and after the procedure. M...

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).

Companies [2778 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 ...

John Theurer Cancer Center at Hackensack University Medical Center

John Theurer Cancer Center at Hackensack University Medical Center is among the nation’s top 50 U.S. News and World Report Best Hospitals for Cancer – the highest ranked...

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