January Newsmakers

CDC urges boys, girls get HPV vaccine earlier (WRAL)
Features Steven Patierno, PhD

Developing New Strategies for Cancer Drug Delivery, in Denmark and at Duke (Pratt School of Engineering)
Features David Needham, PhD

Gasparetto Shares Treatment Considerations, Options in 2 Multiple Myeloma Cases (Targeted Oncology)
Features Cristina Gasparetto, MD

Novel Combinations, Sequencing Are the Next Steps In Advancing HR+ Breast Cancer Care (Targeted Oncology)
Features Paul Kelly Marcom, MD

NY Giants Co-Owner Steve Tisch on Creating a Super Bowl Life (Reuters)
Features Preston Robert Tisch Brain Tumor Center

Setting Limits: Lymph Node Removal & Thyroid Cancer (Endocrine News)
Features Julie A. Sosa, MD, MA, and Terry Hyslop, PhD

Change Is on the Way for HR+ Breast Cancer Care (Cure)
Features Paul Kelly Marcom, MD

Papillary Thyroid Cancer—Controversy in a Rapidly Increasing Public Health Threat (R & D)
by Julie A. Sosa, MD, MA

Duke Researchers Propose Combination Therapy for PIK3CA-Mutant Breast Cancer (Genome Web)
Features Kris Wood, PhD, and Grace Anderson, PhD

Common breast cancer mutation could be vulnerable to drug combination (Science Daily)
Features Kris Wood, PhD

NC CEO Forum to focus on the business of healthcare (WRAL Techwire)
Features Michael Kastan, MD, PhD, Kimberly Blackwell, MD, Daniel George, MD, Shelley Hwang, MD, MPH

Researchers Aim to Make Cervical Cancer Screening Accessible to All (Duke Global Health Institute)
Features Nimmi Ramanujan, PhD

Preteen Who Beat Cancer Knits 'Hats of Hope' for Others at Duke Children's Hospital (ABC 11)

Supporting Palliative Care (ASH Clinical News)
Features Thomas LeBlanc, MD


Genetic risk analysis of a patient with fulminant autoimmune type 1 diabetes mellitus secondary to combination ipilimumab and nivolumab immunotherapy (Journal for ImmunoTherapy of Cancer)
Jared R. Lowe, Daniel J. Perry, April K. S. Salama, Clayton E. Mathews, Larry G. Moss and Brent A. Hanks

A grafted ovarian fragment rescues host fertility after chemotherapy (Molecular Human Reproduction)
Iordan Stefanov BatchvarovRachel Williamson Taylor,  Ximena Bustamante-Marín, Michael CzerwinskiErika Segear JohnsonSally Kornbluth and Blanche Capel