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Age is One of The Biggest Misconceptions About Stroke

Age is One of The Biggest Misconceptions About Stroke

It's National Stroke Awareness Month and one of the biggest misconceptions about stroke is that it only happens to the elderly. While age is one of the risk factors and your chance for a stroke increases with age, anyone can have a stroke. According to the Centers for Disease Control and [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Mayo Clinic Receives Cancer Center of Excellence Designation from the State of Florida

Mayo Clinic Receives Cancer Center of Excellence Designation from the State of Florida

Mayo Clinic’s campus in Jacksonville, Fla. has been recognized as one of four Cancer Centers of Excellence to be designated by the State of Florida. The announcement was made Monday by state Surgeon General and Secretary of Health Dr. John Armstrong.   The Cancer Center of Excellence designation recognizes Mayo Clinic and [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Immune Function Marker Does Not Predict Benefit of Trastuzumab in HER-2+ Breast Cancer Patients, Study Finds

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — A marker of immune function that predicts for better outcomes in patients treated with chemotherapy for triple negative breast cancer is also linked to improved prognosis in patients treated with chemotherapy for HER2-positive breast cancer. But that marker — the quantity of tumor-infiltrating lymphocytes (S-TILs) in a [...]

Created by Paul Scotti

Perez: Immune Function Marker - Edited PKG (4:19)

Dr. Edith Perez, deputy director at large, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center, and director of the Breast Cancer Translational Genomics Program at Mayo Clinic in Florida, discusses new study findings: A marker of immune function that predicts for better outcomes in patients treated with chemotherapy for triple negative breast cancer is [...]

Created by Jason Pratt

Perez: Immune Function Marker - Implications for Practice (:53)

Dr. Edith Perez, deputy director at large, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center, and director of the Breast Cancer Translational Genomics Program at Mayo Clinic in Florida, discusses new study findings: A marker of immune function that predicts for better outcomes in patients treated with chemotherapy for triple negative breast cancer is [...]

Created by Jason Pratt

Perez: Immune Function Marker - Study Results (1:24)

Dr. Edith Perez, deputy director at large, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center, and director of the Breast Cancer Translational Genomics Program at Mayo Clinic in Florida, discusses new study findings: A marker of immune function that predicts for better outcomes in patients treated with chemotherapy for triple negative breast cancer is [...]

Created by Jason Pratt

Perez: Immune Function Marker - Current Standard (:27)

Dr. Edith Perez, deputy director at large, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center, and director of the Breast Cancer Translational Genomics Program at Mayo Clinic in Florida, discusses new study findings: A marker of immune function that predicts for better outcomes in patients treated with chemotherapy for triple negative breast cancer is [...]

Created by Jason Pratt

Perez: Immune Function Marker - Evaluation (:20)

Dr. Edith Perez, deputy director at large, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center, and director of the Breast Cancer Translational Genomics Program at Mayo Clinic in Florida, discusses new study findings: A marker of immune function that predicts for better outcomes in patients treated with chemotherapy for triple negative breast cancer is [...]

Created by Jason Pratt

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