The University of Kansas Cancer Center Blog
Read up on the latest in cancer care, including cancer prevention, cancer research and innovations in cancer treatment.
Trainee Member Spotlight
Meet Renee Gilbert, M.A., a fourth-year graduate student and a new trainee member of The University of Kansas Cancer Center.
The Teams That Make Clinical Trials Possible
Clinical trials require the skills of many experts.
Optimizing the Immune System to Beat Cancer
The University of Kansas Cancer Center researchers are working on a new CAR T-cell therapy that targets not 1 but 3 types of antigens. This combination approach could expand the CAR's ability to effectively target and treat some types of cancer.
Meet Vania Soto, the Artist Behind The University of Kansas Cancer Center’s New Mural
Mural is one component of the cancer center’s campaign to increase diversity in clinical trial participation.
Aggressive Treatment for Aggressive Abdominal Cancers: CRS-HIPEC
By Mazin Al-kasspooles, MD, surgical oncologist
A Researcher's Guide to the Cancer Biology Program
The cancer center’s research programs – Cancer Biology, Cancer Prevention and Control and Drug Discovery, Delivery and Experimental Therapeutics - bring together investigators who share mutual interests and goals.
Remembering patient research advocate Doug Sparling
An author, artist, musician and technology guru, Doug ultimately found his calling as a cancer research advocate.
5 Things You May Not Know About Clinical Trials
With all the advances in our understanding of cancer biology and new options for treatment, today is an ideal time to consider joining a clinical trial.
Artificial Intelligence in Cancer Screening
Scientists are exploring the use of AI in cancer screenings
Find a Researcher Tool
The University of Kansas Cancer Center’s Find a Researcher tool lets you search for scientists with specific expertise and identify potential research collaborations.
The future of pancreatic cancer treatment: It’s personal
As pancreatic cancer survival rates inch upward, Dr. Anup Kasi is committed to continuing his urgent journey to find more effective, personalized treatments.
Why Question Cancer?
By Michelle Hills, Community Advisory Board Member, The University of Kansas Cancer Center
Using Data to Take on Cancer
The University of Kansas Cancer Center members built a data platform to streamline the process of synthesizing data about Kansas and Missouri demographics, cancer risk factors and incidence, and mortality rates.
Exploring Immunotherapy Treatments to Treat Brain Cancer
Research offers hope for this difficult-to-treat disease.