Medical Updates

Improving Conventional Wisdom: From CAR-T Therapy to Diversity in STEM, Avery Posey Has Big Ideas

Improving Conventional Wisdom: From CAR-T Therapy to Diversity in STEM, Avery Posey Has Big Ideas

Published: Mar 11, 2021   |   Author: Michele Keene   |   Category: Medical Updates   |   No Comments

A fantastic feature on one of Gabrielle’s Angels one-year grantees, Dr. Avery Posey at UPenn. Dr. Posey focuses on optimizing CAR T-cell treatments while decreasing its toxicity. He’s also dedicated to improving access to careers in STEM for students of color and has recently established a pilot program to bring in six students of color […]

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Original Error – When does a cancer first arise? Sahand Hormoz

Original Error – When does a cancer first arise? Sahand Hormoz

Published: Mar 11, 2021   |   Author: Michele Keene   |   Category: Medical Updates   |   No Comments

Check out this fascinating article from one of our recent grantees, Dr. Sahand Hormoz, which examines the question “When does cancer begin, and when does being healthy stop?” “It increasingly appears that it’s a continuum with no clear boundary, which then raises another question: When should we be looking for cancer?” Hormoz said. We’re proud […]

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