Cancer

OncLive: Dr. Mesa on the potential utility of CAR T-cell therapy in MPNs

August 4, 2020

Ruben A. Mesa, MD, director of the Mays Cancer Center, discusses the potential utility of CAR T-​cell ​therapy in myeloproliferative neoplasms (MPNs) in this video. Watch the interview.



New insights about COVID-19 treatments for cancer patients

July 24, 2020

The new COVID-19 and Cancer Consortium study shows that patients who were treated with the antiviral drug remdesivir fared the best.



OncLive: Dr. Mesa on rechallenging with JAK inhibitor therapy in MPNs

July 23, 2020

In this video, Ruben A. Mesa, MD, director of the Mays Cancer Center at UT Health San Antonio MD Anderson Cancer Center, discusses the potential clinical benefit of rechallenging with JAK inhibitor therapy in patients with myeloproliferative neoplasms (MPNs). Watch the interview.


OncLive: Dr. Mesa on recent data with momelotinib in MPNs and myelofibrosis

July 20, 2020

Ruben Mesa, MD, director of the Mays Cancer Center, discusses recent data with momelotinib in myelofibrosis. Read and watch the story.



Study hints at novel therapeutic target for Ewing sarcoma

July 16, 2020

New insights into Ewing sarcoma, an aggressive childhood cancer, were published July 15 in the prestigious journal Nature.



The Cancer Letter: Ruben Mesa: Facing a dramatic COVID-19 spike in San Antonio

July 13, 2020

Dr. Ruben Mesa, Mays Cancer Center Director, contributes to The Cancer Letter’s ongoing coverage of COVID-19’s impact on oncology. Read the story.