The State of Cancer in Colorado

U.S. cancer death rate has dropped 27 percent over 25 years. In Colorado, the decline in the cancer death rate is even steeper: 31 percent reduction over the same period.

Leaders meet in Colorado to set research agenda for early-onset colorectal cancer

Research priority for early-onset colorectal cancer includes the microbiome and its many influences.

Breast cancer up to 5 times more likely to metastasize even 10 years after childbirth

JAMA: Breast cancers diagnosed in young women within 10 years of giving birth are more likely to metastasize

New immune system understanding may lead to safer nanomedicines

Nanoparticles are promising for drug-delivery… if only the immune system weren’t so good at eliminating them.

Dog bites man, saves life

Tim Reagan saved Brady’s life, adopting the high-energy rescue dog from a shelter. Within a year, Brady returned the favor. “We were walking on the Friday after Thanksgiving in 2016 and in a rambunctious, playful way he jumped up and bit my arm and it felt really...

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Esophageal cancer care crosses state lines

Esophageal cancer care crosses state lines

Tom and his girlfriend Nel in Cambodia. When Tom Donahue came to UCHealth University of Colorado Hospital (UCH), University of Colorado Cancer Center's clinical partner, he thought he had a pre-cancerous condition called Barrett’s Esophagus. But Donahue had a...

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The State of Cancer in Colorado

The State of Cancer in Colorado

U.S. cancer death rate has dropped 27 percent over 25 years. In Colorado, the decline in the cancer death rate is even steeper: 31 percent reduction over the same period.

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