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Oncology, meaning bulk, mass, or tumor, and the suffix ''-logy'', meaning "study of") is a branch of medicine that deals with tumors (cancer). A medical professional who practices oncology is an ''oncologist''.
Multimodal analysis of tumors could give new insights into treating cancer patients

Multimodal analysis of tumors could give new insights into treating cancer patients

Modified form of poliovirus shows potential as cancer vaccine in animal studies

Modified form of poliovirus shows potential as cancer vaccine in animal studies

Potential new biomarker for vascular dementia identified

Potential new biomarker for vascular dementia identified

$18 million gift will support UCLA's expansion of integrative psychosocial cancer care

$18 million gift will support UCLA's expansion of integrative psychosocial cancer care

Death receptor pathway drives resistance to CAR T cell therapy

Death receptor pathway drives resistance to CAR T cell therapy

Researchers develop new strategy to study childhood brain tumors

Researchers develop new strategy to study childhood brain tumors

Groundbreaking study to investigate why cancer returns in some people and not others

Groundbreaking study to investigate why cancer returns in some people and not others

Why new cancer drugs take so long to reach the market

Why new cancer drugs take so long to reach the market

Researchers discover a defense mechanism that protects cells from microbial attacks

Researchers discover a defense mechanism that protects cells from microbial attacks

AI can help cancer patients start radiation therapy sooner

AI can help cancer patients start radiation therapy sooner

Study looks into the virome of early stage, p16-positive OPSCC and neck metastasis

Study looks into the virome of early stage, p16-positive OPSCC and neck metastasis

The Mark Foundation Center for Advanced Genomics and Imaging established at JHU

The Mark Foundation Center for Advanced Genomics and Imaging established at JHU

Survey: 71% of Americans rate their overall health and wellness as good or excellent

Survey: 71% of Americans rate their overall health and wellness as good or excellent

Researchers develop new isolated limb infusion method for melanoma treatment

Researchers develop new isolated limb infusion method for melanoma treatment

Determining Microsatellite Instability Status Using Multiplex PCR-Based Methods

Determining Microsatellite Instability Status Using Multiplex PCR-Based Methods

First glioblastoma patient treated with genetically modified poliovirus at UH

First glioblastoma patient treated with genetically modified poliovirus at UH

Researchers grow venom-producing snake organoids in the lab

Researchers grow venom-producing snake organoids in the lab

A two-drug combo that halts growth of cancer cells discovered

A two-drug combo that halts growth of cancer cells discovered

A menu of treatments for glioblastoma

A menu of treatments for glioblastoma

GW expands clinical trial of neoadjuvant immunotherapy for high-risk cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma

GW expands clinical trial of neoadjuvant immunotherapy for high-risk cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma