Latest from UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center

Patients with stage III colorectal cancer who maintained a healthy body weight, engaged in regular physical activity, and adopted other healthy lifestyle behaviors experienced a 42% lower chance of death and a trend toward reduced cancer recurrence.
Alan P. Venook, MD, The Madden Family Distinguished Professor of Medical Oncology and Translational Research at the University of California, San Francisco Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, discusses the role of chemotherapy in metastatic colorectal cancer (CRC).
Matthew Gubens, MD, discusses how far the field of NSCLC has come with molecular testing, the challenges still ahead, and what novel assays could be on the horizon.
R. Kate Kelley, MD, associate professor, University of California, San Francisco, discusses biomarkers for immunotherapy in hepatocellular carcinoma.
Hope S. Rugo, MD, clinical professor, Department of Medicine, director, Breast Oncology Clinical Trials Program, of UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, discusses the MONARCH I study in hormone receptor-positive, HER2-negative breast cancer.
Hope Rugo, MD, highlights the latest efforts to improve outcomes in triple-negative breast cancer.
Thomas Hope, MD, assistant professor, UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, discusses the Gallium 68-Dotatate PET scan in the imaging of neuroendocrine tumors (NETs).
Jasmine Rassiwala, MD, resident physician, University of California, San Francisco, discusses the analysis of the “all-comers” downstaging protocol, which investigated whether there were upper limits in tumor burden for successful downstaging of patients with hepatocellular carcinoma to liver transplant.
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