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Karmanos Cancer Institute Studying New Breast Cancer Detection Technology

Doctors are looking for women to take part in the SoftVue ultrasound study.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/27/2015


WWJ Newsradio 950, Detroit Tigers and Karmanos team up for Pink Out the Park, 9/18/15

Join WWJ for the 4th annual Pink out the Park, Friday, September 18th when the Tigers face the Indians at Comerica Park. Click here for details.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/25/2015

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Participants Sought For Cancer Treatment Study

Karmanos Cancer Institute is teaming up with WSU as part of a national study focused on cancer treatments based on genetic markers in tumors.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/12/2015

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20th Annual ‘Heroes of Breast Cancer Awards’ Honors Survivors, Urges Early Detection

Among those who was honored was Maureen Keenan Meldrum — Director of Breast Cancer Special Programs at the Karmanos Cancer Institute — who is a 24-year breast cancer survivor.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/27/2014

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Flint’s McLaren Health To Take Over Karmanos Cancer Institute

Flint’s McLaren Health Care will take over the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute in Detroit. And the Detroit Medical Center isn’t happy about it.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/30/2013

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Karmanos Cancer Institute Releases Cancer Clinical Trials iOS App for Physicians

The Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute announced its new app to help physicians and healthcare professionals become aware of cutting-edge cancer clinical trials, often available only at Karmanos. The KCI Trials App is free and available on the App Store for the iPhone and iPad.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/19/2013

The annual "Pink Out the Park" event at Comerica Park raises awareness of breast cancer and helps raise funds for breast cancer research at the Karmanos Cancer Institute. (Photo credit Ron Wade/Karmanos Cancer Institute)

Detroit Tigers, Karmanos Cancer Institute Team Up For 2nd Annual ‘Pink Out The Park’

The Detroit Tigers and the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute are teaming up for the second annual Pink Out the Park at the Detroit Tigers vs. Kansas City Royals game Friday, Sept. 13, at 7:08 p.m., at Comerica Park.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/22/2013

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Pancreas Cancer Panel to Share Advances in Research

Nationally recognized pancreas cancer experts are slated to appear as part of a panel discussion at The Townsend Hotel, 100 Townsend St., Birmingham, on June 10 from 7 to 9 p.m.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/28/2013

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Karmanos Touts SoftVue’s Advanced Pain-Free Breast Cancer Imaging

Peter Littrup, M.D. of Karmanos Cancer Institute describes SoftVue, a new form of ultrasound that is pain-free and intended to replace mammography.

CBS 62–05/16/2013

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Karmanos’ ‘Helping Hands’ Provides Breast Cancer Aid For Low Income Patients

Laura Zubeck, R.N. of Karmanos Cancer Institute explains a program called Helping Hands designed to help women and few men who are having problems paying for breast cancer medical attention.

CBS 62–05/16/2013