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Fox Chase Cancer Center Just Launched a New Institute for Cancer Epigenetics Research


As Philly’s gene therapy scene continues to evolve, Fox Chase Cancer Center has announced that they’ve launched a professional organization dedicated to epigenetics, or the […]

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This New Device Is Revolutionizing Breast Surgery at Fox Chase Cancer Center

There’s no question that Philadelphia is a city with world-class cancer care. And that’s thanks in part to the fact that more and more, Philly-area […]

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NextUp: The Philly-Area Company Developing New Treatment Options for Advanced Cancers

“NextUp” is a weekly NextHealth PHL feature that highlights the local leaders, organizations and research shaping the Greater Philadelphia region’s life sciences ecosystem. Email [email protected] […]

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How to Assemble Your Cancer Support Team in Philadelphia

While mapping out your cancer treatment plan is critical, so is finding a network of people to surround you throughout its course. Social and emotional […]

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How to Conquer Cancer in Philadelphia

When and where you’re diagnosed with cancer can make all the difference in whether you survive it. And if you live in the Philly region, […]

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How to Access Cutting-Edge Cancer Treatments and Clinical Trials in Philly

So you’ve heard those three words: You’ve got cancer. The journey from diagnosis to the bell-ringing celebration can be a whirlwind. There’s so much to […]

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NextUp: Carisma Therapeutics Is Engineering White Blood Cells to Kill Cancer

“NextUp” is a weekly NextHealth PHL feature that highlights the local leaders, organizations and research shaping the Greater Philadelphia region’s life sciences ecosystem. Email [email protected] […]

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NextUp: Galera Is Reducing the Negative Side Effects of Radiation Therapy

“NextUp” is a weekly NextHealth PHL feature that highlights the local leaders, organizations and research shaping the Greater Philadelphia region’s life sciences ecosystem. Email [email protected] […]

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NextUp: The Penn Spinout Inventing the Next Generation of Surgical Tools

“NextUp” is a weekly NextHealth PHL feature that highlights the local leaders, organizations and research shaping the Greater Philadelphia region’s life sciences ecosystem. Email [email protected] […]

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What if Art Is the Best Way to Tell a Cancer Story?

On a side street in Bucks County, inside a refurbished textile mill, is a room full of color. It’s because of the paintings all over […]

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NextUp: The Local Company Expanding Access to Breast Exams

“NextUp” is a weekly NextHealth PHL feature that highlights the local leaders, organizations and research shaping the Greater Philadelphia region’s life sciences ecosystem. Email [email protected] […]

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Beyonce’s Dad Has Breast Cancer. So Do Thousands of Other Men in America

This week, Mathew Knowles, father of Beyoncé and Solange Knowles, revealed he’s been diagnosed with breast cancer. Many people were surprised by the news. That’s […]

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NextUp: The Local Company Pioneering Personalized Medicine for Dogs

NextUp” is a weekly NextHealth PHL feature that highlights the local leaders, organizations and research shaping the Greater Philadelphia region’s life sciences ecosystem. Email [email protected] […]

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NextUp: Context Therapeutics Wants to Eradicate Hormone-Driven Cancers

NextUp” is a weekly NextHealth PHL feature that highlights the local leaders, organizations and research shaping the Greater Philadelphia region’s life sciences ecosystem. Email [email protected] […]

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This Cancer Survivor Turned to Art for Solace During Treatment. Now She Runs a Program That Offers Creative Outlets for Those Affected by Cancer.

Over the next few weeks, we’ll be chatting with our semifinalists in the 2019 Be Well Philly Health Hero Challenge to give you a glimpse […]