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cancer

Cancer research
Suppressing YAP protein gives immunotherapy a boost
Published Aug 19, 2018
In mouse study, researchers find that turning off YAP protein in regulatory T-cells enhances anti-tumor immune response
Breast cancer
A dynamic cellular defense against metastasis
Published Aug 19, 2018
In study of mouse tissue, scientists discover that cells around breast milk ducts can reach out to grab stray cancer cells to prevent their spread
Scholarships
Senior among 10 AACR Undergraduate Scholars
Published Aug 19, 2018
Two-year award from cancer research organization supports young scientists as they begin their careers
A personalized approach to cancer treatment
Published Aug 19, 2018
Scientists find a way to distill complex biomolecular data into labels that are easier to interpret
Q+A
A tale of medical underdogs
Published Aug 19, 2018
New memoir by JHU writer-in-residence reflects on his younger brother's cancer diagnosis and the doctors who transformed the treatment of childhood leukemia
Cancer and the artillery of physics
Published Spring 2018
Andrew Ewald is at the vanguard of a generation of scientists determined to uncover the complexities of cancer / Johns Hopkins Magazine
Cancer's broken symmetry
Published Aug 19, 2018
Study is co-authored by Donald Coffey, a longtime Johns Hopkins researcher who died in November
Health care
Cost of cancer care varies widely in U.S.
Published Aug 19, 2018
Oncology service costs routinely exceed what Medicare will pay by 100% to 500%
Hopkins-led cancer research team shortlisted for £20M award
Published Aug 19, 2018
Team led by Bloomberg Distinguished Professor Rong Li among 10 finalists in Cancer Research UK's Grand Challenge
Cancer research
Unlocking genetic mysteries
Published Aug 19, 2018
New Johns Hopkins center merges applied mathematics and biology to better understand breast cancer