Cancer Research


Good News for Patients with Brain Metastases

When cancer spreads to the brain from a different part of the body, historically life expectancy has been generally poor. In addition, it’s been difficult...

December 1, 2020 / 2 min read


New Promise for Patients with Inoperable Pancreas...

Patients with inoperable pancreas cancer may benefit from an advanced form of radiation therapy now available at Miami Cancer Institute. The technology delivers an unprecedented...

November 23, 2020 / 2 min read


Testicular Cancer: What Young Men Need to...

Testicular cancer is not common — about 1 of every 250 males will develop the disease at some point during their lifetime. But the incidence...

November 18, 2020 / 4 min read


Prostate Cancer: A ‘Very Curable Disease’ With...

Prostate cancer is the most common cancer among men in the U.S., and the second leading cause of cancer death in men after lung cancer....

November 10, 2020 / 3 min read


A Closer Look at Breast and Ovarian...

Many women understand that if they have breast cancer, they may be at higher risk for ovarian cancer ― and vice versa. But did you...

October 22, 2020 / 2 min read


Brachytherapy: Radioactive Implants to Fight Brain Tumors...

Brachytherapy is not a well-known term outside of the oncology and neuroscience healthcare fields, but more and more cancer patients are welcoming this treatment option....

October 6, 2020 / 3 min read


Miles for Margot: Teen Undergoing Cancer Treatment...

When Margot Palma’s family and friends cross the finish line of the virtual ZooRun5k on October 10, it will mean more than collecting another medal....

September 18, 2020 / 4 min read


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