Mays Cancer Center receives grants, continued support from American Cancer Society

June 13, 2022

Contact: Eileen Teves, 210-450-7239, SAN ANTONIO (June 13, 2022) – In late April, American Cancer Society (ACS) awarded the Mays Cancer Center, home to UT Health San Antonio MD Anderson Cancer Center, two check donations in the amounts of $480,000 for an institutional research grant and $65,000 for cancer support grants. Both checks were […]

Mays Cancer Center has large presence at ASCO Annual Meeting

June 6, 2022

Investigators from the Mays Cancer Center, home to UT Health San Antonio MD Anderson Cancer, are presenting multiple research abstracts at this week’s Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) in Chicago. Topics and links to abstracts are below. Congratulations to all Mays Cancer Center researchers for this fine work. Impact of […]

Brian Fricke, MD, shares 6 Steps to Starting Exercise After Cancer Treatment

June 6, 2022

In honor of cancer survivor’s month, I thought I would share some tips about getting back to exercise after cancer treatment. I also would encourage anyone battling cancer to read these tips, as early research suggests that physical activity during cancer treatment may improve symptoms related to cancer and its treatment. It may also enhance recovery […]

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Promising compound kills range of hard-to-treat cancers by targeting a previously undiscovered vulnerability

June 2, 2022

ERX-41, developed by UT Health San Antonio scientists, exploits a previously unrecognized weakness in breast cancer and other solid tumors. Media contact: Will Sansom, 210-567-2579, SAN ANTONIO (June 2, 2022) – A compound, developed by a team including scientists from The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, kills a range of hard-to-treat cancer […]

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