Clinical Trial for Brain Cancer Glioblastoma Immunotherapy SurVaxM

Roswell Park Spinoff Company Advances Toward New Clinical Trial for Brain Cancer Immunotherapy SurVaxM MimiVax LLC and Roswell Park to launch large clinical trial at centers in U.S. & abroad following major licensing deal MimiVax LLC secures $10 million upfront in licensing deal Large phase II studies expected

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UB Neurosurgery Grand-Opening of 60,000-Square-Foot Comprehensive Neuroscience Center

UB Neurosurgery’s Grand-Opening of its 60,000-square-foot comprehensive neuroscience center is a state-of-the-art where practitioners can collaborate to best serve patients within one location WILLIAMSVILLE, NY – In late September, UB Neurosurgery (UBNS) opened the doors of its brand new, 60,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art Comprehensive Neuroscience Center at 40 George

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Are You Sleep-Deprived?

Univera Healthcare Survey Shows too many adults are sleep deprived Four in 10 upstate New York adults are not getting enough sleep, according to a survey commissioned by Univera Healthcare. The recent time change from daylight saving to standard time likely compounded this issue, according to the health

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Opioid Intervention Courts Study

Do Opioid Intervention Courts work? UB study will provide the answer BUFFALO, N.Y. — The nation’s first Opioid Intervention Court (OIC) was established in Buffalo in 2017 after — in a single week — three traditional drug-treatment court defendants fatally overdosed on opioids before their second court

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Mobile Produce and Farmers Markets Equals Healthy Eating

Study: To encourage healthy eating, focus on mobile produce and farmers markets BUFFALO, N.Y. — Smaller purveyors of produce such as mobile and farmers markets are the cream of the crop when it comes to increasing fruit and vegetable consumption in low-income communities. Opening new supermarkets, however,

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How Baby Aspirin Helps in the Fight Against Cancer

What if a drug that sits in nearly everyone’s medicine cabinet could help extend the lives of some cancer patients? In companion presentations at the American Society for Therapeutic Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) Annual Meeting in Chicago, doctors from Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center report new evidence that

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First Sickle Cell Pediatric Bone Marrow Transplant

 First Pediatric Bone Marrow Transplant for Sickle Cell Patient Performed by Roswell Park Oishei Children’s Joint Program Team BUFFALO, N.Y., September 25, 2019 – The clinical team from the Roswell Park Oishei Children’s Cancer and Blood Disorders Program has successfully performed the first pediatric bone marrow transplant

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Become a Certified Nursing Assistant!

By Annette Pinder The McGuire Group (McGuire) nursing facilities are lauded as a first choice in health care throughout Western New York. One way they assure this is by valuing the staff who care for their residents and patients. One particularly successful program at McGuire is their

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