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Moores UCSD Cancer Center Company Profile

03:59 EDT 21st September 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 [2777 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

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...

Cancer Can Be Driven By Noncoding DNA Mutations

Scientists in the U.S. have identified nearly 200 mutations in noncoding DNA that play functional roles in different cancers. Most of the somatic expression quantitative trait loci (eQTLs) appear to i...

Scientists Link 200 Noncoding Mutations with Genes That Drive Different Cancers

Scientists in the U.S. have identified nearly 200 mutations in noncoding DNA that play functional roles in different cancers. Most of the somatic expression quantitative trait loci (eQTLs) appear to i...

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- 

Even DNA that doesn't encode genes can drive cancer

(University of California - San Diego) The vast majority of genetic mutations associated with cancer occur in non-coding regions of the genome, yet it's unclear how they may influence tumor developmen...

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 [6618 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.

End-of-Life Treatments in Pediatric Patients at a Government Tertiary Cancer Center in India.

The primary objective of this study was to describe demographics and end-of-life treatments of children with cancer at a government tertiary cancer center in India.

Oncologic emergencies in a cancer center emergency department and in general emergency departments countywide and nationwide.

Although cancer patients (CPs) are increasingly likely to visit emergency department (ED), no population-based study has compared the characteristics of CPs and non-cancer patients (NCPs) who visit th...

Clinical Trials [10447 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 [2747 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 ...

Neurology Center

The Neurology Center is the premier neurologic medical group in North San Diego County, dedicated to Excellence in Neurologic Care and Research.The Neurology Center provides diagnostic treatment servi...

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