Stories: ResearchIn This Section
- What Types of Early-phase Trials are Open Now at NCCC?June 8
In this Q&A series, Jason Faris, MD details some exciting and innovating early-phase trials underway at the cancer center.
- Where Do Prouty Donations Go? Spring, 2020March 20
Programming machine learning for cervical cancer screening, aiding survival of cancer-fighting immune cells, and measuring clinician emotion during difficult conversations. These are just some of the new cancer research studies funded by The Prouty.
- What Are Early-Phase Clinical Trials?March 2
In this Q&A series, Jason Faris, MD, director of the Early-Phase Trials Program at Norris Cotton Cancer Center explains what early-phase clinical trials are and why they are so important to the advancement of cancer care.
- Researchers Investigate Molecule, VISTAJanuary 20
A research team led by Dartmouth's Norris Cotton Cancer Center learns how a certain immune checkpoint inhibitor molecule acts like "brakes," quieting the immune system from responding to cancer.
- Scientists Capture for First Time, Light Flashes from Human Eye During RadiotherapyJanuary 20
What are the flashes of light patients report seeing during brain radiotherapy? Dartmouth scientists capture this phenomenon for the first time and provide an explanation.
- New Mechanism May Safely Prevent and Reverse ObesityJanuary 20
Researchers at Dartmouth's Norris Cotton Cancer Center observed that blocking a cellular receptor not only prevented but reversed obesity, with no ill side effects, in mice.