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Physician-scientist Yun Rose Li wins coveted NIH award
Trailblazing. Visionary. Highly innovative.  Those are the words the National Institutes of Health use to describe their High-Risk, High-Reward Research program, which provides grants to scientists who are pushing the...
$8 million grant will increase patient access to stem cell treatments
City of Hope is a leader in the field of stem cell and regenerative medicine — the use of self-renewing cells to treat human disease — and its Alpha Stem...
An award-winning aerospace engineer’s cancer odyssey
What have I achieved? Do I have any regrets? Am I OK if I die soon? Those are the questions Andy Tao faced when he learned he had a highly...
Adam Rock, M.D.: Advanced medicine with a personal touch
Ask oncologist Adam Rock, M.D., why he became a physician, and the answer could be summed up in one word — people.  He joined City of Hope’s lung cancer...
Pooja Manroa, M.D.: A valued addition to endocrinology department
Pooja Manroa, M.D., has a warm, natural charm and the reassuring confidence of a highly skilled physician. She recently joined City of Hope’s newly expanded Department of Diabetes, Endocrinology...
Newly expanded endocrinology department welcomes Karen Tsai, M.D.
City of Hope is expanding its Department of Diabetes, Endocrinology & Metabolism, and it’s proud to welcome endocrinologist Karen Tsai, M.D., to its team — and not just...
Surviving metastatic testicular cancer: One patient’s story
In fall 2019, Felipe Soltero’s 5-year-old son was taking a boxing class. One day, while the two were practicing combination punches in the backyard, the boy, with an abundance of...
A trial that failed — and why it’s big news
Usually we write about successful trials that introduce new, advanced treatments. This article, though, is about a trial that failed — but a failure that was so significant, it was...
Fighting breast cancer with a team you trust
Imelda Moreno Jordan is a strong, energetic woman who can tackle almost any challenge. She’s not only the center of an all-male family — one husband and four boys —...
Helen Chen, M.D., serves the community she grew up in
Radiation oncologist Helen Chen, M.D., grew up in the San Gabriel Valley and now serves the community she still calls home. It couldn’t be a better fit for her and...