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.
Microbiome and Your Health
You may have heard the term microbiome in the news recently, but what does it actually mean? And how does it affect your health and cancer risk? “Our bodies are inhabited with trillions of microbes. These are bacteria, viruses, fungi and archaea, to...
Scientists and Landscapers Join Forces
A one-of-a-kind garden showcases plants and herbs being studied by researchers at The University of Kansas Cancer Center. The garden is a collaboration between cancer center scientists and members of KU Medical Center landscape service’s botanic gardens initiative.
The Power of a Patient’s Perspective in Cancer Research
Cheryl Jernigan, CPA, FACHE; Kim Kimminau, PhD; Hope Krebill, RN, BSN, MSW; and Danielle Peereboom, MPH
Breast medical oncologist Priyanka Sharma, MD, is searching for better, more personalized treatment for triple-negative breast cancer at The University of Kansas Cancer Center in Kansas City. Breast cancer affects 1 in 8 women in her lifetime. Over t...