pancreatic cancer

UW School of Medicine researchers have developed an ultrasound device to target and create openings in pancreas tumors.
December 16, 2021

Tough tumors that make pancreatic cancer challenging to eradicate may soon have a new foe. 

December 16, 2021

In mouse tests, UW Medicine researchers are studying the technology's ability to create fissures in tumors that would allow therapeutics inside.

3D illustration of pancreas
November 9, 2020

"Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek died on Sunday, well over a year after he announced that he had been diagnosed with Stage IV pancreatic cancer.  Dr.

July 22, 2019

Long survival is “not common, but it’s not an absolute rarity anymore,” said a UW Medicine specialist in the disease.

Miggie and her husband Tom drinking tea
July 22, 2019

Miggie Olsson says that when she learned she had stage 4 pancreatic cancer, it felt like a death sentence.

April 2, 2019

Results challenge the view that immunotherapies are unlikely to be effective against this deadly cancer, the researchers say.

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