Tough tumors that make pancreatic cancer challenging to eradicate may soon have a new foe.
In mouse tests, UW Medicine researchers are studying the technology's ability to create fissures in tumors that would allow therapeutics inside.
"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.
Long survival is “not common, but it’s not an absolute rarity anymore,” said a UW Medicine specialist in the disease.
Miggie Olsson says that when she learned she had stage 4 pancreatic cancer, it felt like a death sentence.
Results challenge the view that immunotherapies are unlikely to be effective against this deadly cancer, the researchers say.