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Dr. Duane Mitchell named UF Health Cancer Center’s Top Influencer

Published: Jan 16th, 2019

Duane Mitchell, M.D., Ph.D., was honored for contributing to the UF Health Cancer Center’s national reputation in 2018.

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Study shows how fat fuels cells in brain tumors

Published: Oct 23rd, 2018

A new study led by Loic Deleyrolle, Ph.D., an assistant professor of neurosurgery, has implications for advancing new metabolic therapies for glioblastoma, the deadliest form of brain cancer.

Stem cells could clear path for immunotherapy in brain cancer

Published: Oct 18th, 2018

A new discovery led by Dr. Catherine Flores using stem cells to overcome resistance to immunotherapy drugs may open the door to more effective treatment for brain cancer.

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2018 Nobel Prize in Medicine: A turning point in the war on cancer

Published: Oct 4th, 2018

In The Conversation, Dr. Duane Mitchell discusses the importance of Drs. James Allison and Tasuku Honjo’s discoveries in immunotherapy.

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Dr. Duane Mitchell announces new program at Biden Cancer Summit

Published: Sep 27th, 2018

Duane Mitchell, M.D., Ph.D., co-director of the Preston A. Wells, Jr. Center for Brain Tumor Therapy, announced the UF Health-led Legacy Program in Brain Cancer at the Biden Cancer Summit.

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Brain cancer investigators lead bold initiative to advance new treatments

Published: Sep 21st, 2018

Brain cancer experts at the MBI launch a new venture with institutions from across the nation and Canada.

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Sept. 21: Dr. Duane Mitchell speaks at Biden Cancer Summit & team hosts Biden Cancer Community Summit

Published: Sep 17th, 2018

Watch Dr. Duane Mitchell’s talk at the Biden Cancer Summit live — and tune into talks from other UF Brain Tumor Immunotherapy Program team members leading up to it.

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Dr. Duane Mitchell discusses glioblastoma in The Conversation

Published: Aug 27th, 2018

On Saturday, Aug. 25, Sen. John McCain lost his courageous year-plus battle with glioblastoma. Dr. Duane Mitchell discusses the disease and his hope for future research breakthroughs.

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Dr. Brian Hoh named chair of neurosurgery

Published: Jun 27th, 2018

Brian Hoh, M.D., an internationally known expert in the treatment of brain aneurysms, brain arteriovenous malformations, and ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke, will lead the department of neurosurgery.