Cancer Research


Vital Facts on Colon Cancer: Know Your...

When should I get screened for colon cancer? What is my risk if a relative was diagnosed at an age younger than 50? How can...

September 2, 2020 / 3 min read


Miami Cancer Institute Researchers Pivot to Fight...

Physician scientists at Miami Cancer Institute are leveraging their research expertise and clinical technology to develop novel treatments for COVID-19. Jump-starting new studies in a...

July 1, 2020 / 3 min read


Miami Cancer Institute: Fighting Cancer, Keeping Patients...

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, Miami Cancer Institute has remained fully operational ― using extreme caution to ensure safety while providing lifesaving treatments to patients. Today,...

June 30, 2020 / 2 min read


Protecting Kids from Sun’s UV Rays Now...

A few serious sunburns throughout childhood can increase your son’s or daughter’s risk of skin cancer later in life, according to dermatologists, skin cancer specialists...

June 30, 2020 / 3 min read


6 Brain Tumor Myths Debunked

Brain tumors can be benign or cancerous. They can be low- or high-grade, describing if they are slow- or fast-growing. They can originate in the...

June 25, 2020 / 4 min read


Defeating Cancer: Immunotherapy Advances on Promising Path...

Over the last few years, immunotherapy (see infographic below) has evolved into a very promising new frontier for fighting some types of cancers, sometimes reprogramming...

June 2, 2020 / 4 min read


Expert Advice: Cancer Care During COVID-19

As the COVID-19 pandemic grinds on with the debate of re-opening businesses and relaxing quarantines, cancer patients understandably continue to have questions about their safety...

May 6, 2020 / 4 min read


Miami Cancer Institute Develops In-House Test For...

One of the greatest challenges for healthcare systems during the coronavirus pandemic has been the timely identification of COVID-19 patients. Obtaining a quick, reliable test...

April 21, 2020 / 2 min read


Protecting Cancer Patients from COVID-19: A Checklist...

Friends and family members who provide physical and emotional support are a lifeline for patients during their journey with cancer. Whether you are providing ongoing...

April 17, 2020 / 3 min read