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‘She made it’: Preschooler beats acute lymphoblastic leukemia

Acute lymphoblastic leukemia was the last thing on their minds when a Homewood couple took their daughter for blood tests. Comer Children's Hospital helped the entire family through treatment, and today, the 5-year-old is cancer-free.

UChicago Medicine introduces groundbreaking, next-generation robotic technology to combat early lung cancer

A next-generation robot used for bronchoscopies can target lung nodules with advanced precision, getting faster answers to the “Is it cancer?” question.

UChicago Medicine clinical trial evaluates new prostate cancer screening technique for high-risk patients

Can early screening help patients with a high likelihood of prostate cancer? A novel clinical trial is attempting to answer that question.


View video interviews with UChicago Medicine Comprehensive Cancer Center experts on OncLive. Our physicians and scientists are featured commenting on the latest advances in cancer research and care.

Head & Neck Cancer: Q & A

Medical oncologist Alexander T. Pearson, MD, PhD, and nurse navigator Patricia Heinlen, BSN, RN, discuss head and neck cancer, including the HPV vaccine and how new treatment approaches are tailored to each patient's cancer type, making treatments more effective while reducing side effects.

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