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Drs. Markham, George, and Close Published in Journal of Clinical Oncology

Dr. Merry Jennifer Markham, Dr. Thomas J. George Jr., and Dr. Julia L. Close, all fellowship faculty members, have been published in the April 2014 edition of the Journal of […]

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Top Cancer Programs in Florida Combine to Deliver Better Care

Orlando Health and University of Florida Health today announced they have joined forces to establish one of the state’s largest, most comprehensive cancer programs. The UF Health Cancer Center at […]

Jan Moreb, M.D. professor of medicine,clinical director, hematologic malignancies, Stem Cell Transplantation Program, Division of Hematology/Oncology

UF physician, colleagues identify successful blood cancer therapy

A new treatment regimen can help some patients who have blood cancer to live disease-free longer, University of Florida researchers and colleagues have found. Low doses of a drug called […]

Lynch, James

The Art of Compassion

James Lynch, M.D., was just a medical student when his first patient found him. The man had been diagnosed with small cell lung cancer, had a lump on his neck […]

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The Division of Hematology & Oncology at the University of Florida is dedicated to the mitigation of suffering and death due to cancer and blood disorders through laboratory and clinical research-based patient care and education.

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New infections cause dormant viruses to reactivate

The famous slogan is “A diamond is forever,” but that phrase might be better suited to herpes: Unlike most viruses, which succumb to the immune system’s attack, herpes remains in the body...

Researchers receive $1.6 million to build a statewide network for improving health care for Floridians

The Florida Department of Health has awarded $1.6 million to the University of Florida to help establish a statewide network that will quickly bring the benefits of research in labs and other clinical...

To kill a tumor: UF physicians target the genes of lung, colon cancers

University of Florida physicians and researchers are collaborating to map the genes of different types of cancer, and then deliver medication to attack cancer at its source.