HCI established The Society of Huntsman Translational Scholars to recognize excellence in the discipline of translational science. Robert Andtbacka, MD, was recently honored with a Huntsman Translational Scholar award and will also lead the group for the coming year.
Immunotherapy has shown to be an effective treatment for several types of cancer. Is pancreatic cancer one of them? HCI's Ignacio Garrido-Laguna, MD, PhD, answers that question for Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month.
Our bodies fight cancer more than we really know, says Kenneth Grossmann, MD, PhD, a medical oncologist at Huntsman Cancer Institute (HCI) and assistant professor of dermatology at the University of Utah (U of U). And, he adds, advances in medicine can help the immune system fight cancer even better.