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Radiation Oncology Staff team up to Create Educational Coloring Book for Kids

Radiation Oncology Staff team up to Create Educational Coloring Book for Kids

A team in Radiation Oncology at Wilmot Cancer Institute created a new coloring book to help make it easier to explain radiation therapy to kids. 

After losing her son, mother fulfills his last wish by crafting cards to support others

After losing her son, mother fulfills his last wish by crafting cards to support others

Just a couple days before he passed away from stage 4 esophageal cancer, Samuel Paul Rex - a Purple Heart and Bronze Star recipient - had a request for his mother, Marie Rampello: Do a fundraiser to help others impacted by cancer. Marie took this request to heart. 

Looking to RNA for Answers

Looking to RNA for Answers

Scientists at Wilmot Cancer Institute and the University of Rochester’s Center for RNA Biology are working to understand RNA's role in cancer.

After brain cancer surgery, patient feels superhero connection

After brain cancer surgery, patient feels superhero connection

Many young men would love to be Wolverine. For one brain cancer patient, it became an inspiration to be strong and to help others. 

Hitting the Target on CML Becomes 'Gift of Grace'

Hitting the Target on CML Becomes 'Gift of Grace'

In the span of a few months back in 1997, when Minette Beabes was 31 years old, she experienced the true highs and lows of life. The high was the birth of her son. Three months later came the low — a diagnosis of chronic myelogenous leukemia (CML), a form of blood cancer in which the bone marrow makes too many white blood cells.