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Dr. Phillip Pifer's research honored by ASTRO
Dr. Pifer's abstract focused on focal adhesion kinase (FAK) and p53 was selected for a Basic/Translational Science Award by ASTRO. This work was selected for both an oral presentation and inclusion in the ASTRO Biology Science Highlights discussion at the 2021 ASTRO annual meeting.
Dr. Heath Skinner authors editorial discussing trial using radiation to treat COVID-19 pneumonia
In a quest to treat severe COVID pneumonia investigators are using low-dose radiation to improve outcomes. Here Dr. Skinner discusses the surprisingly long history of radiation in the treatment of pneumonia and what this might mean for COVID patients
PRESS COVERAGE OF THE INITIAL PRESENTATION THE FINDINGS FROM THE NRG LU001 CLINICAL TRIAL
This was a international, multi-institutional randomized clinical trial led by Dr. Skinner and Dr. Theos Tsakiridis examining the combination of metformin with chemoradiation in lung cancer.
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