A new study shows tumor cells eat up a key amino acid, depriving immune cells of it, which prevents them from fighting off cancer.
Fawcett leads a team of communicators who produce targeted, innovative communication for the Rogel Cancer Center’s research and clinical enterprises. Prior to Michigan Medicine, Fawcett was a reporter at the Detroit News and editor for a web-based community for people with disabilities.
Women professors of medicine were significantly less likely than men to hold an endowed chair position, even when factoring in qualifications and experience.
A Rogel Cancer Center researcher is exploring how a protein involved in prostate cancer might also play a role in COVID-19, and if prostate cancer treatments could work against the virus.
While most thyroid ultrasound orders are warranted, researchers say guidelines could be clearer to help reduce over diagnosis of thyroid cancer.
A Rogel Cancer Center team created a guide to help providers navigate difficult conversations due to the coronavirus.