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Enabling Large-scale Testing of Cancer Drugs With Machine Learning

Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Professor Euisik Yoon and team utilize microfluidic platforms for more accurate screening of common cancer treatment drugs. December 2, 2019. #5-15mins #Engineering #web-article #MichiganEngineerNewsCenter #Science #Technology #Health/Wellness #Cancer #ComputerScience


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Genetic Testing for Inherited Risk for Cancer

Michigan Medicine gives an overview of why genetic testing could help in determining if someone is at risk for cancer. December 18, 2019. #5-15mins #Medicine #video #MichiganMedicine #Health/Wellness #Medicine #Genetics #Cancer


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Implantable Cancer Traps Could Provide Earlier Diagnosis and Help Monitor Treatment

Biomedical Engineering Chair Lonnie Shea reveals research on a small device that can detect cancer cells that would replace current invasive organ biopsies. October 29, 2019. #5-15mins #Engineering #web-article #MichiganEngineerNewsCenter #HealthandWellness #Science #BiomedicalEngineering #Cancer #JamesLynch #LonnieShea ​​​​​​​​​​


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Approach to Personalizing Treatment of Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Shows Promise in Cell Lines

Dr. Nathan Merrill et al., postdoctoral fellow at Michigan Medicine, studied the impact of personalized care on certain molecular features of triple-negative breast cancer. November 8, 2019. # #Medicine #web-article #HealthLab #HealthandWellness #Science #Cancer #IanDemsky #NathanMerrill ​​​​​​​​​


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Living Through Katrina Associated with Higher Death Rate Among Breast Cancer Patients

Nursing Assistant Professor, Sue Anne Bell, conducted studies highlighting the impact of natural disasters on cancer patients, finding that these patients had a higher mortality rate. October 30, 2019. # #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #HealthandWellness #Society #healthcare #Cancer #LauraBailey #SueAnneBell ​​​​​​​​​​


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Exposure to Chemotherapy Can Create Hazards for Nurses, Pharmacists as They Deliver Lifesaving Care to Patients, But Use of Protective Devices Remains Low

Nursing Elizabeth Professor Christopher R. Friese, Ph.D., R.N. conducted a study that sought to improve the safety practice of nurses when handling chemotherapy. March 20, 2019. ​ #5-15mins #Nursing #web-article #SchoolofNursing #HealthandWellness #Cancer #Safety #Workplace #ChristopherrFriese ​​​​​​​​​


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Cancer Patients Want to Pull Back the Curtain on Pathology

Michigan Medicine Pathology Assistant Professor Cathryn Lapedis, M.D., M.P.H. conducted a study on patient-pathologist programs' various benefits which include anxiety and distress reduction and improvements to patients’ quality of life. October 10, 2019. #15-30min #Medicine #web-article #HealthLab #HealthandWellness #Cancer #IanDemsky #CathrynLapedis ​​​​​​​​​


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Study: Aggressive Breast Cancers Store Large Amounts of Energy, Which Enables It to Spread

Michigan Medicine Epidemiology Professor and U-M Rogel Cancer Center Researcher Sofia D. Merajver is researching the presence of glycogen in aggressive cancers that enable the cells to become resistant to precision medicines. October 4, 2019 #5mins #Medicine #web-article #HealthLab #HealthandWellness #Science #Cancer #Research


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Short-Term Health Impacts of Prostate Cancer Detection Methods

Michigan Medicine's Dr. Prasad Shankar discusses a new study comparing the patient discomfort following a prostate MRI to the discomfort after a prostate biopsy, and how this knowledge can improve patient comfort in the future. April 30, 2019. # #Medicine #web-article #HealthLab #HealthandWellness #Technology #Cancer #JinaSiwani #PrasadShankar ​​​​​​​​​


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Prostate Cancer Patients Can Pursue Healthy Sex Lives After Surgery

Michigan Medicine Associate Professor, Dr. Daniela Wittmann, reviews the importance of physiological and emotional rehabilitation after prostate cancer. #September 17, 2019 #5-15minutes #Medicine #web-article #HealthLab #HealthandWellness #Science #Cancer #Surgery #HealthBehaviorandHealthEducation