Cancer Research


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


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


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


Cancer Clinical Trials: The Impact of COVID-19

Clinical research trials can be lifesaving for many cancer patients. They provide vital information necessary to continue the search for a cure, as well as...

April 17, 2020 / 3 min read