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Podcast: Cancer News Review from Director Bill Nelson

William Nelson
Kimmel Cancer Center
Director Bill Nelson

Recently on the Cancer News Review...
Kimmel Cancer Center Director Bill Nelson reviews top cancer stories from February including pain and palliative care, genome survey, heat sensor for identifying melanoma, and targeting brain cancer stem cells.  Listen now.

Program notes:

0:22  Palliative care in the pediatric population
1:08  Controlling discomfort remains a critically important goal
2:08  Don’t have to make people so sleepy
3:01  Gene testing to look at the efficacy of therapy for cancer
4:02  Pilot study for melanoma assessment
5:05  Eradicating brain cancer stem cells
6:03  Fashion a way to deliver into the brain itself via polymer
7:13  End



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