Tag: Cancer research

Beyond the Bench

Beyond the Bench

By Michele Sequeira | October 04, 2018
Students learn to take research from the laboratory bench to patients
Lobo Cancer Challenge Opens Registration

Lobo Cancer Challenge Opens Registration

By Michele Sequeira | April 26, 2018
Registration is underway for the second annual Lobo Cancer Challenge, a combination bike ride and run/walk event to benefit The University of New Mexico Comprehensive Cancer Center.
UNM Cancer Center joins Biden's 'Cancer Moonshot'

UNM Cancer Center joins Biden's 'Cancer Moonshot'

By John Arnold | June 29, 2016
Dozens of cancer researchers, doctors, advocates and survivors gathered at the UNM Comprehensive Cancer Center Wednesday as part of Vice President Joe Biden's "Cancer Moonshot" – a new national initiative to speed up the battle against cancer.
New brain cancer therapy showing promise

New brain cancer therapy showing promise

By Michele Sequeira | February 03, 2016
Researchers at the University of New Mexico Comprehensive Cancer Center say a new two-drug combination is showing promising results in the battle against a deadly brain cancer, glioblastoma.
$453,000 grant to help UNM researchers study blood disorders

$453,000 grant to help UNM researchers study blood disorders

By Michele Sequeira | December 15, 2015
Researchers at the University of New Mexico Comprehensive Cancer Center will use a two-year $453,000 grant to develop new treatments for slowly-progressing but very serious blood cancers in which the bone marrow makes too many red blood cells, white blood cells or platelets.