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Local surgeon offers cancer patients new hope by harvesting tissue from tumors

AccessWDUN | June 18, 2018 Gainesville surgeon Ken Dixon with Surgical Oncology of Northeast Georgia is spearheading a new approach to... Read More

Georgia Based Company Provides New Hope for Cancer Patients

Georgia Trend Magazine | June 2018... Read More

Living tumors offer cancer patients new hope, local surgeon says

By Layne Saliba | May 26, 2017 Gainesville Times As a cancer surgeon with more than 35 years of experience, Dr.... Read More

SpeciCare Hires Patrick deGrouchy as Vice President of Business and Market Development

Brings with him a vision to continue leading-edge personalized treatment for cancer patients GAINESVILLE, Ga.- SpeciCare recently announced the expansion... Read More

Cancer Surgeon fueled by a passion to do more launches SpeciCare to store live tumor tissue for personalized use in cancer care

For more than 35 years, Ken Dixon, M.D., FACS, a surgeon with Surgical Oncology of Northeast Georgia, has treated cancer... Read More

Functional precision cancer medicine—moving beyond pure genomics

By Anthony Letai, MD, PhD | Nature Medicine (Complete article here) The essential job of precision medicine is to match... Read More

Personalized ovarian cancer vaccine shows promise in pilot trial

By J.L. Tanyi et al. | April 11, 2018 Science Translational Medicine (complete article here) A new type of cancer... Read More

‘Mini Tumors’ from Patient Samples Could Help Personalize Cancer Drug Treatment

(Complete article here) Testing cancer drugs on miniature replicas of a patient’s tumour could help doctors tell in advance which... Read More

Tumor Organoids Predict How Well Patients Respond to Cancer Drugs

By Ruth Williams | February 22, 2018 (Complete article here) Testing treatments on mini tumors may save time in identifying which therapies work... Read More