Immunotherapy News from UC San Diego

7/20/2017
The Independent Citizens Oversight Committee of the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine (CIRM) today unanimously approved a $5.8 million award to University of California San Diego School o ...
7/3/2017
Coronado Eagle & Journal

​Features Razelle Kurzrock, MD, and Igor Tsigelny, PhD

6/19/2017
San Diego Union Tribune

​Features Moores Cancer Center and Sanford Stem Cell Clinical Center at UC San Diego

5/31/2017
Xconomy

​Features Razelle Kurzrock, MD

5/29/2017
San Diego Union Tribune

​Features Ezra Cohen, MD

5/22/2017
San Diego Union Tribune

​Features Sandip Patel, MD

5/1/2017
Modern Drummer

​Features Moores Cancer Center at UC San Diego Health

5/1/2017
KUSI

​Features Razelle Kurzrock, MD

4/19/2017
Rock star drummer Rikki Rockett feels very lucky to be on tour with his band, Poison. A year ago, he didn’t know if he would survive tongue cancer but after participating in an immunotherapy clinical ...
4/11/2017
WebMD

​Features Razelle Kurzrock, MD

4/11/2017
WebMD

​Features Razelle Kurzrock, MD

4/3/2017
STAT News

​Features Shumei Kato, MD, and Razelle Kurzrock, MD

4/3/2017
The Scientist

​Authored by Stephen Schoenberger, PhD, and Ezra Cohen, MD

3/14/2017
Rancho Santa Fe Review

​Features Razelle Kurzrock, MD, and Igor Tsigelny, PhD

3/13/2017
Medscape

​Features Razelle Kurzrock, MD

2/23/2017
La Jolla Light

​Authored by Scott Lippman, MD, and features Razelle Kurzrock, MD, Sandip Patel, MD, and Donna Hansel, MD, PhD

2/13/2017
San Diego Union Tribune

​Features Ezra Cohen, MD

1/20/2017
The Independent Citizens Oversight Committee of the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine (CIRM) has approved a pair of $2 million awards to University of California San Diego School of Medic ...
12/1/2016
Previous studies identified the Hippo pathway kinases LATS1/2 as a tumor suppressor, but new research led by University of California San Diego School of Medicine scientists reveals a surprising role ...
9/19/2016
Researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine and Moores Cancer Center have identified a strategy to maximize the effectiveness of anti-cancer immune therapy. The researchers id ...
9/16/2016
In a Perspective piece published this week in PNAS, cancer researchers from across the country, including faculty at University of California San Diego School of Medicine and Moores Cancer Center, wri ...
9/7/2016
When 28 distinguished individuals convened earlier this year to help shape the scientific mission at the National Cancer Institute (NCI) of Vice President Joe Biden’s National Cancer Moonshot Initiati ...
9/6/2016
Rikki Rockett, drummer in the band Poison, shares his story of oral cancer, chemotherapy and immunotherapy. Learn how this rock star went from almost losing his tongue to now being able to see his chi ...
8/4/2016
Robert Legaspi was 9 years old when he was first diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL). This year, at age 27, his leukemia returned for the fourth time. This time was different, though — o ...
7/18/2016
Rikki Rockett, drummer for the band Poison, got the best news of his life last week: his cancer is gone. Rockett was diagnosed with oral cancer more than a year ago. Several months ago, he came to Moo ...
6/30/2016
Using a database of human tumor genomic data, researchers at the University of California San Diego, School of Medicine and Moores Cancer Center discovered that mutation hotspots known as kataegis are ...
2/23/2016
Cancer immunology is based upon boosting the body’s own immune system to vanquish malignancies. It is among the fastest growing areas of oncology research. Researchers at UC San Diego Moores Cancer Ce ...
4/29/2015
Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine report that blocking or removing immune-suppressing cells allows a special type of chemotherapy — and the immune cells it acti ...