Cancer

MedPage Today: Older patients with low-risk DCIS may not benefit from surgery, radiation

January 6, 2022

Dr. Virginia Kaklamani, Medicine/Hematology-Oncology and Mays Cancer Center, is quoted in this article. Read story


MedPage Today: Study shows promise for oral SERD in breast cancer

January 5, 2022

Dr. Virginia Kaklamani, Medicine/Hematology-Oncology and Mays Cancer Center, is the moderator of the discussion presented in this article. The experts comment on two clinical trials of selective estrogen receptor degraders (SERDs) for treatment of metastatic breast cancer. Results of both trials were presented at the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium. Read story


OncLive: Practice-changing data from 2021 sets tone for New Year

January 3, 2022

Dr. Virginia Kaklamani, Medicine/Hematology-Oncology and Mays Cancer Center, is quoted in this article. Read story


Cancer Today: A closer look at survivorship among Hispanics

December 22, 2021

Dr. Amelie Ramirez, Population Health Sciences, Mays Cancer Center and Institute for Health Promotion Research, is quoted in this article that mentions the National Cancer Institute study she is leading. The study aims to recruit 3,000 Hispanic and Latino Americans to understand cancer-related risk and outcomes among this population. Read story


Cancer Network: Mesa talks biggest breakthroughs in myelofibrosis in 2021

December 21, 2021

Dr. Ruben Mesa, executive director of the Mays Cancer Center, home to UT Health San Antonio MD Anderson, gave a video interview about progress made in the treatment of myelofibrosis in 2021. Watch here


KSAT 12: SA surgeon performs new robotic surgery on testicular cancer patients, allowing faster recovery

December 13, 2021

Dr. Ahmed Mansour, a surgeon with Mays Cancer Center, home to UT Health San Antonio MD Anderson Cancer Center, and an associate professor of urology, was featured in this KSAT 12 story about an innovative robotic surgery that provides faster recovery for testicular cancer patients. Mays Cancer Center now is one of only a few […]