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Nov 12, 2020, 13:56 ET MD Anderson announces fifth annual class of Andrew Sabin Family Fellows

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center has named 10 early-career faculty members to the 2020 class of Andrew Sabin Family Fellows....


Oct 01, 2018, 07:00 ET MD Anderson immunologist Jim Allison awarded Nobel Prize

Jim Allison, Ph.D., chair of Immunology and executive director of the Immunotherapy Platform at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center,...


Aug 08, 2017, 00:01 ET MD Anderson ranked top cancer hospital in annual survey

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center again has ranked No. 1 for cancer care by U.S. News & World Report's annual "Best Hospitals" survey....


May 08, 2017, 17:22 ET Andrew Sabin Family Fellows to receive $100,000 in research funding

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center has named eight researchers to the second annual class of Andrew Sabin Family Fellows. The Andrew...


Nov 04, 2016, 04:33 ET MD Anderson celebrates 75 years of Making Cancer History®

Since 1941, when the Texas Legislature established the state's first cancer hospital, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center has been a...


Jul 08, 2016, 03:16 ET MD Anderson, NASA and ILC Dover partner on Space Suit Art Project to increase childhood cancer awareness

Today, several of Space City's best-known institutions — The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, the National Aeronautics and Space...


Nov 16, 2015, 01:01 ET New York businessman, philanthropist gives $30 million to research at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Andy Sabin, of East Hampton, N.Y., has committed $30 million — the philanthropist's largest grant to date — to support research at The University of...


Dec 11, 2014, 03:17 ET MD Anderson officials react to FDA Approval of Gardasil 9 for the prevention of certain cancers

HOUSTON, Dec. 11, 2014 The Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) approval this week of a new human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine that targets five...


Oct 30, 2014, 12:30 ET In year two, MD Anderson Moon Shots Program begins to generate innovations

Improved surgical outcomes for ovarian cancer, expanded potential impact for new drugs, and a novel family outreach program to head off cancers...


Jul 23, 2014, 01:23 ET "Father of Tamoxifen" to Join MD Anderson

V. Craig Jordan, Ph.D., one of the world's preeminent breast cancer experts will join The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center this fall....


Mar 17, 2014, 08:00 ET MD Anderson, MedImmune Join Forces To Advance Cancer Immunotherapy

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center and MedImmune, the global biologics research and development arm of AstraZeneca, will collaborate...


Jan 21, 2014, 12:38 ET MD Anderson Announces Collaboration With Johnson & Johnson Innovation On Cancer Immunotherapy

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center will collaborate with Johnson & Johnson Innovation, LLC, and its affiliate Janssen Biotech, Inc.,...