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Breast Cancer Vaccine

The Complacency of Awareness

Fran Visco | Posted 08.31.2014 | Impact
Fran Visco

It is time to move from awareness to prevention. If much of the resources that are currently directed at breast cancer awareness were redistributed to prevention, imagine how much faster we could start saving lives.

Is A Breast Cancer Vaccine Coming Soon?

Posted 10.08.2013 | Healthy Living

Could a vaccine to prevent breast cancer soon be on the horizon? The Cleveland Clinic announced last month that it was creating a spin-off company ...

Vaccine of Hope

Lori Sokol | Posted 06.30.2013 | Healthy Living
Lori Sokol

"We have developed a vaccine to prevent breast cancer!" No, you're not seeing things. These were the exact words expressed by Dr. Vincent Tuohy, immunologist at the Cleveland Clinic, who announced the development of his breakthrough breast cancer vaccine earlier this month.

Aiming for the Bullseye: A Breast Cancer Vaccine

Fran Visco | Posted 05.07.2012 | Women
Fran Visco

We could not have looked at this issue even five years ago. But now is the time to leverage those prior investments and get an answer.

Promising Cancer Vaccine Could Shrink Tumors By 80 Percent

The Huffington Post | Amanda L. Chan | Posted 12.21.2011 | Healthy Living

Scientists have devised a new, experimental vaccine that seems to be effective at shrinking cancerous tumors in mice by up to 80 percent. The vacci...

Vaccine Shows Promise At Halting Spread Of Breast, Ovarian Cancers

The Huffington Post | Amanda Chan | Posted 01.11.2012 | Healthy Living

A new vaccine has proved promising at halting the spread of metastatic breast and ovarian cancers, according to a new, small study. The poxviral v...

8 New Inspiring Developments in the Fight Against Breast Cancer (PHOTOS)

Posted 12.03.2011 | Healthy Living

In the fight against any disease, there's always plenty of bad news to go around. In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month this year, however, we hav...

Race for the Cure, and the Vaccine too

Dr. Orin Levine | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Dr. Orin Levine

These days it seems that everyone around me knows a family member, friend, neighbor, or congregation member who has battled breast cancer. Some come ...