Cleveland Clinic Researchers Discover Similarities Between Next-Generation Prostate Cancer Drugs

  Cleveland Clinic researchers have shown for the first time how a class of advanced prostate cancer drugs are processed in the body and how their anti-tumor activity might change depending on how they are metabolized. Their pre-clinical findings, just published in Cell Chemical Biology, may lay the foundation for improving therapies for treatment-resistant, aggressive … Read More

Cleveland Clinic Research Shows Time to Initiating Cancer Therapy Is Increasing, Associated With Worsened Survival

After reviewing nearly 3.7 million patient records, Cleveland Clinic researchers have shown that newly diagnosed cancer patients are having to wait longer to begin treatment, a delay that is associated with a substantially increased risk of death. The researchers used prospective data from the National Cancer Database and examined the number of days between diagnosis … Read More

Cleveland Clinic Researchers Discover Opportunities to Overcome Cancer Treatment Resistance

A collaborative Cleveland Clinic, University of Oxford and Moffitt Cancer Center team of researchers has proven the theory that, while resistance to targeted treatment in cancer is truly a moving target, there are opportunities to overcome the resistance that develops. Though more study is needed, researchers believe understanding and predicting tumor resistance may translate into … Read More

Cleveland Clinic Researcher Receives Top Ten Clinical Research Achievement Award

Cleveland Clinic physician-researcher Nima Sharifi, M.D. was recognized as a Top Ten Clinical Research Achievement awardee by the Clinical Research (CR) Forum, a national organization of senior researchers and thought leaders from the nation’s leading academic health centers. Dr. Sharifi was selected for his research published in the October 2016 edition of The Lancet Oncology, … Read More

VeloSano 4 Registration Now Open

Registration for VeloSano 4, the annual cycling event to raise money for cancer research at Cleveland Clinic, is now open to the public. The event will take place July 21-23, 2017, at Mall B in downtown Cleveland. To register, visit velosano.org. VeloSano Riders commit to personally raise a pre-determined amount based on the distance of … Read More

Grammy-Award-Winning Singer Michael McDonald to Headline 17th Annual “An Evening with Scott Hamilton & Friends”

The Taussig Cancer Institute at Cleveland Clinic is proud to announce that legendary singer, Michael McDonald, will headline the 17th annual “An Evening with Scott Hamilton and Friends” ice show and gala, planned for Saturday, Nov. 5, at Quicken Loans Arena. Every year, Scott Hamilton reaches out to his closest friends in the music and … Read More