By Admin at 24 Oct 2017
As documented in his true novel, Joe Jack, Fredric Brewer flew all the way from Chicago to a remote city in Alaska to help his uncle diagnosed with cancer. Brewer’s book offers an in-depth journey to understanding how cancer not only impacts the ones you love, but how caring for someone with cancer can transform your life in ways never imagined.
By Admin at 23 Oct 2017
At a meeting of the American Association of Cancer Research in Boston, Dr. Steven Rosenberg, researcher and chief of surgery at the National Cancer Institute (NCI) reported on the first patient with metastatic breast cancer to be essentially cured following immunotherapy treatment.
By Admin at 13 Oct 2017
When Carol Ramnarine was diagnosed with multiple myeloma, a rare cancer of plasma cells (a type of white blood cell in bone marrow), she was offered the chance to take part in a clinical trial run by Dr. Jeffrey Wong at City of Hope cancer treatment and research center in southern California.
By Admin at 3 Oct 2017
2017 marks the 15th year of Brighton's Power of Pink initiative. Each October, sales of Brighton’s limited edition products aid in the quest to eradicate breast cancer through research, education, and treatment. Here in greater Chicagoland, Brighton locations in Schaumburg at Woodfield Mall and Deer Park have partnered with Gateway to make this a true community-supported event to help raise funds for breakthrough cancer clinical trials.
Current Gateway-funded clinical trials
Clinical trials funded at leading institutions worldwide
Funds one patient for one day at a Gateway-funded clinical trial