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UF Health brain cancer researcher Mitchell receives $1M grant from Hyundai Hope On Wheels

Published: Mar 24th, 2016

UF Health brain cancer researcher Mitchell receives $1M grant from Hyundai Hope On Wheels FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For media inquiries, call Michelle Koidin Jaffee at 352-294-8352 or email michelle.jaffee@ufl.edu GAINESVILLE, […]

Unfreezing a Life: How UF Health Physicians Helped one Woman with Parkinson’s Disease

Published: Mar 23rd, 2016

Keila Del Manzano began to panic as her muscles tightened. Her body stiffened, and the cramping was painful. For the first time after being diagnosed, she was feeling the symptoms […]

Laser Treatment May Boost Effectiveness of Brain Tumor Drugs

Published: Mar 23rd, 2016

The human brain has a remarkable defense system that filters bacteria and chemicals. For brain tumor patients, the barrier works almost too well by blocking most chemotherapy drugs. Now, a […]

Research in which the “immune system could recognize and reject cancer cells”

Research in which the “immune system could recognize and reject cancer cells”

Published: Mar 4th, 2016

Duane Mitchell, M.D., Ph.D., a faculty member in the Lillian S. Wells department of Neurosurgery at the University of Florida College of Medicine, discusses his research involving immunotherapy for brain […]