Tag: cancer research

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.
New clinical trial targets pancreatic cancer

New clinical trial targets pancreatic cancer

By Michele Sequeira | November 03, 2015
The University of New Mexico Comprehensive Cancer Center is taking aim at one of the deadliest cancers in the world with a new clinical trial that could help more people undergo surgery to remove pancreatic tumors.