University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute (UPCI)

Press Releases

Jul 12, 2016
Preventing Cancer: UPMC Cancer Community Speaks Out in Support of HPV Vaccine
Jul 11, 2016
Advertising by U.S. Cancer Centers Soars Over Past Decade, New Analysis Shows
Jul 06, 2016
Pitt Receives Prestigious NIH Award to Support Development of Million-Person Precision Medicine Study
Jun 30, 2016
CMS Selects UPMC Oncologists and UPMC Health Plan to Participate in New 'Oncology Care Model' Pilot
Jun 27, 2016
UPMC First in Region to Use Next Generation Gamma Knife for Brain Tumors
Jun 23, 2016
Broccoli Sprout Extract May Protect Against Oral Cancer Recurrence
Jun 09, 2016
Pitt-Developed Test Holds Potential to Diagnose Myriad Conditions with Drop of Blood
Jun 07, 2016
Early Detection, Smaller Cancer Among Benefits of Skin Cancer Screening at Primary Care Visits
Jun 06, 2016
Immunotherapy Improves Survival, Quality of Life in Rapidly Progressing Head and Neck Cancer
Jun 05, 2016
Immunotherapy Effective Against Some Types of Sarcoma
Jun 02, 2016
UPCI-Led International Trial Changing Standard of Care for Advanced Breast Cancer
May 25, 2016
3D Bioprinted Model for the Study of Precancerous Breast Disease Aims to Reduce Unnecessary Treatment
May 13, 2016
Pitt and UPMC Launch Microbiome Center at White House Event
May 11, 2016
Easy Ways to Improve Patient Comfort During Skin Cancer Screenings
Apr 19, 2016
Watercress Extract Detoxifies Carcinogens in Smokers, Clinical Trial Demonstrates
Apr 18, 2016
Four Young Researchers from the Same UPCI Lab Receive AACR Scholar-in-Training Awards
Apr 14, 2016
Pitt-led International Panel Reclassifies Thyroid Tumor to Curb Overdiagnosis of Cancer, Unneeded Treatment
Mar 22, 2016
UPMC to Fund First 6 Projects From Pittsburgh Health Data Alliance
Mar 15, 2016
Researcher Named UPCI 2nd NCI Outstanding Investigator Awarded $6.4M for Discovering Cancer Viruses
Mar 08, 2016
UPMC CancerCenter Re-Accredited By American College of Radiation Oncology
Feb 23, 2016
Depressed Patients at Higher Risk for Complications and Hospital Readmission after Complex Cancer Surgery
Jan 27, 2016
UPCI and UPMC CancerCenter Join National Call for More HPV Vaccinations to Prevent Cancer
Jan 27, 2016
UPMC-Developed Test Rapidly, Accurately Profiles Genetics and Treatment of Brain Tumors
Jan 11, 2016
Officials Announce New Chair of Pediatrics at Pitt and Scientific Director of Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
Jan 11, 2016
One Hookah Tobacco Smoking Session Delivers 25 Times the Tar of a Single Cigarette