Cancer


Wings of Hope – Hands of Healing sculpture honors cancer patients and providers

August 4, 2020

For patients, staff and visitors, the drive in to the Mays Cancer Center is more inspirational with last year’s installation of the Wings of Hope – Hands of Healing sculpture in the circle at the main entrance to the complex.



Ruben Mesa, MD, elected officer of Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Board

August 4, 2020

Ruben Mesa, MD, FACP, has been elected an officer on the national board of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.


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.