pancreatic cancer

A scanning electron microscope picture of a cancer cell. Uncredited photo from Wikimedia Commons

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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Kettering Prof Using Ultrasound To Find Cancer Earlier

Ronald Kumon is seeking a better way to diagnose pancreatic cancer, but he’s a physicist, not a doctor.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/19/2012


Henry Ford, Karmanos Need Volunteers For Pancreatic Cancer Study

Henry Ford Health System is holding a special blood draw for those interested in participating in a study to develop a screening test for pancreatic cancer.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/14/2011

Dr. Ann Silverman-Dir. Gastroenterology Research, Henry Ford Hospital (Credit WWJ Newsradio Pat Sweeting)

Study For Early Pancreatic Cancer Screening To Begin

Henry Ford Health System and the Karmanos Cancer Institute are working on developing an early screening test for pancreatic cancer.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/31/2011

Test For Early Detection Of Pancreatic Cancer May Be Near

A clinical research study to develop a rapid and inexpensive blood screening test for the early diagnosis of pancreatic cancer has been launched by Henry Ford Health System and the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/14/2011


UM Cancer Center Gets $10.7M Fed Grant

The University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center has received a five-year $10.7 million grant from the National Cancer Institute to study colorectal and pancreatic cancer.


Aretha Franklin Home From Hospital

The Queen of Soul is out of the hospital. Singer Aretha Franklin, widely reported to be battling pancreatic cancer, was released Sunday. Neither the 68-year-old singer or her publicist are saying why she was hospitalized, […]


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