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Mother and cancer survivor meets stem cell donor who gave her a second chance at life at City of Hope’s Bone Marrow Transplant (BMT) Reunion
  CONTACT Letisia Marquez lemarquez@coh.org (626) 476-7593 College professor Christine Chen found out she had a rare tumor after giving birth to her daughter LOS ANGELES — College professor and...
Lynda Carter Altman Helping Fund Research at City of Hope and Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen) to Accelerate Advancements in Blood Cancer Diagnostics and Treatment
City of Hope Letisia Marquezlemarquez@coh.org 626-476-7593   TGen Galen P. Perrygperry@tgen.org 602-377-4734   Philanthropic gift will accelerate critical research at TGen and City of Hope using genomic insights...
Brave teenager wins battle against sickle cell anemia
At 15, Tyus Munford has an open, friendly way about him, and his love of life and ease with people is apparent. A high school sophomore, he says it’s pretty...
Pivotal study led by City of Hope shows first-in-class cancer immunotherapy achieves high rate of remission in patients with a type of non-Hodgkin lymphoma
CONTACT Letisia Marquez 626-476-7593lemarquez@coh.org   Data on bispecific antibody for a non-Hodgkin lymphoma presented today at an American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting press briefing    DUARTE, Calif...
New clinical trial focuses on multiple myeloma precursor in Blacks
“We’re expanding the paradigm of how to do clinical studies.”   Kimlin Tam Ashing, Ph.D., is speaking excitedly about a new clinical trial that’s breaking some old norms in order to...
Eminent physician Stephen J. Forman of City of Hope bestowed with two prestigious honors in the field of bone marrow transplantation
CONTACT Letisia Marquez 626-218-3398lemarquez@coh.org   Under Forman’s leadership, City of Hope’s bone marrow transplantation program is the only one in the nation with one-year survival above the expected rate...
City of Hope presents leading-edge research on blood cancer therapies and its vaccine to reduce stem cell transplant complications at American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting
CONTACT Letisia Marquez 626-476-7593 lemarquez@coh.org   Data on a potential immunotherapy for multiple myeloma and a City of Hope-developed vaccine against cytomegalovirus in transplant recipients were presented   DUARTE, Calif...
City of Hope doctors present new research on bone marrow transplants, immunotherapy and other blood cancer treatments
CONTACT Letisia Marquez (626) 476-7593lemarquez@coh.org   Data will be presented at virtual American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting Dec. 5 to 8    DUARTE, Calif. — City of...
City of Hope’s modified Vaccinia Ankara Vaccine Platform enables development of a SARS-CoV-2 vaccine candidate
Don J. Diamond, Ph.D. Having previously developed a safe and efficacious Triplex vaccine to prevent incidence of cytomegalovirus infection in stem cell transplant patients with a Modified Vaccinia Ankara (MVA)...
Research discoveries presented at ASH illustrate novel bone marrow transplant advances for multiple cancers
At the beginning of December, during the all-virtual ASH 62nd Annual Meeting and Exposition, experts at City of Hope presented pivotal research and clinical trial findings related to hematopoietic...