Profile

Cover photo
Norris Cotton Cancer Center
82 followers|38,926 views
AboutPostsPhotosYouTube

Stream

 
A large, randomized study at 11 U.S. hospitals including Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center found that vitamin D and calcium supplements fail to protect against developing colorectal #cancer.
1
Add a comment...
 
Join us in two weeks as our experts in #cancer care and #research team up to share new information about #breastcancer
Before you come, learn more about our Comprehensive Breast Cancer program at: http://cancer.dartmouth.edu/pf/cancer_care/breast.html
1
Add a comment...
 
Accurately determining HER2 status in patients with #breastcancer is a critical prognostic and predictive factor, and identifies patients who may benefit from treatment with anti-HER2 therapies.
#cancer  
1
Add a comment...
 
At Dartmouth’s Norris Cotton Cancer Center (NCCC), investigators have teamed up with oncologists to make genetic profiling of tumors clinically actionable. 
http://cancer.dartmouth.edu/about_us/article/34500 #cancer  
1
Add a comment...
 
Investigators from harnessed #genomic data to discover that the previously identified E2F4 signature in #breastcancer can be utilized to predict prognosis and response to therapy in #bladdercancer.
#cancer #research 
1
Add a comment...
 
The goal of this study by +Dartmouth and +Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth researchers was to understand how the drug affects collagen synthesis by the #tumor cells. Collagen is the most abundant protein in the human body, and investigators are uncertain how its presence affects the behavior of #melanoma cells. #cancer
1
Add a comment...
 
A team of investigators from Norris Cotton Cancer Center led by Nadeem Khan, MSc, PhD has used electron paramagnetic resonance technique to monitor the oxygen levels in the brain using implantable resonators. 
#cancer #glioma
1
Add a comment...
 
Women who visit mammography facilities with higher total interpretive volumes are more likely to benefit from screening, according to a new study published in the Journal of Medical Screening. Research shows such facilities are significantly more likely to diagnose invasive tumors with good prognoses.
#breastcancer  
1
Add a comment...
 
A new season of #Cancer #GrandRounds kicks off tomorrow! 
Watch live/archived broadcasts at: http://cancer.dartmouth.edu/hp/grand_rounds_recorded.html
Follow us on Twitter (http://www.twitter.com/cancerdartmouth) as we live tweet!
1
Add a comment...
 
Good morning from one of our "neighbors," who was greeting employees as they walked from Lot 20 to the East Entrance of Dartmouth-Hitchcock yesterday morning.
1
Add a comment...
 
Known for their role in tumor cell systems, monocytic myeloid-derived suppressor cells hold significance in suppression of immune responses during infectious diseases.
#cancer  
1
Add a comment...
 
As we celebrate Cancer Survivors Week, we're sharing the story of Merle Schotanus: an 84-year-old and two-time cancer survivor who is participating in a Prouty Page for The Friends of Norris Cotton Cancer Center cycling route he has dubbed the "Octogenarian 20." http://cancer.dartmouth.edu/focus/man_on_mission.html #cancer #cancersurvivor 
1
Add a comment...
Contact Information
Contact info
Phone
(800) 639-6918
Email
Story
Tagline
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Norris Cotton Cancer Center: an NCI Comprehensive Cancer Center. Advanced cancer research & patient-centered care.
Introduction
The Cancer Center provides a positive environment for treatment, cure, and recovery for patients with all forms of cancer. Patients receive technologically advanced cancer treatments and access to clinical trials of new treatments. Each patient is seen as an individual, and a specific treatment plan is developed by specialists who work directly with the patient, family, and referring physician. The Cancer Center is also a leader in improving the comfort and quality of life of patients.