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June 8, 2021
Washington, DC – June 8, 2021 – Friends of Cancer Research (Friends) is proud to announce the launch of Step 2 of the ctDNA for Monitoring Treatment Response (ctMoniTR) Project. This project aims to…
June 7, 2021
FDA’s recent second-in-command reflects on time at agency Abernethy will join Verily in July to head up clinical research Amy Abernethy could see the clinical research system needed a major…
June 3, 2021
SAN FRANCISCO, June 03, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Syapse®, a leading real-word evidence company dedicated to extinguishing the fear and burden of serious diseases by advancing real world care, today…
June 1, 2021
The U.S. needs a bold initiative to achieve transformative progress in the fight against Alzheimer’s disease, cancer, cardiovascular disease, diabetes, and countless other diseases that cut lives…
June 1, 2021
Last week, President Joe Biden unveiled a proposed 2022 budget for the U.S. government that would boost federal spending on R&D by 9%, or $13.5 billion, including what he calls “the biggest…
May 28, 2021
Preeminent oncologist Edward S. Kim, M.D., M.B.A., Physician-in-Chief, City of Hope Orange County and Vice Physician-in-Chief, City of Hope National Medical Center, has been named among the nation’s…
May 4, 2021
In 1993, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Revitalization Act mandated that women and members of racial and ethnic minorities be recruited for all NIH-sponsored clinical trials, with enough…
April 30, 2021
This month, I’m excited to share a flurry of activity from multiple groups that show how looking outside the box will advance new areas of research, increase inclusivity, and lead to personalized…
April 29, 2021
Over the last year, our world has been consumed by the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic. The medical community has dedicated vast amounts of energy and resources toward the viral global…
April 28, 2021
It took Patty Spears, a resident of North Carolina, three attempts to be allowed to participate in a clinical trial for a cancer vaccine to reduce the likelihood that her breast cancer would recur.…