The use of stem cells in disease research gets the headlines, but just as interesting is how your own stem cells are used to cure advanced blood cancers. Dr. Julian Sprague has the details.
Dr. Marie Wood of the Vermont Cancer Center discusses some of the latest drug treatments for breast cancer, improvements in genetic testing, and new research underway at Fletcher Allen. View Dr. Wood's bio.
The Vermont Cancer Center just received the highest rating possible from the national Commission on Cancer. Here's an overview of the care available to patients and the advanced research underway from the VCC's leaders: Drs. Claire Verschraegen and Ruth Heimann, and Gary Stein PhD.
This year's breast cancer conference on October 4th will focus on the relationship between heart health and breast cancer. Drs. Patti O'Brien and Susan Lakoski have all the details.
For more information about the 16th Annual Breast Cancer Conference, click here.