Earle A. Chiles Research Institute

  • Adoptive cellular therapy for head and neck cancer

    Adoptive cellular therapy for head and neck cancer

    Providence Cancer Institute is the only center in the Pacific Northwest to offer a groundbreaking study of adoptive T-cell therapy ADP-A2M4 in combination with the checkpoint inhibitor pembrolizumab.

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  • New studies aim to improve treatments for advanced breast cancer

    New studies aim to improve treatments for advanced breast cancer

    Advancements in treatment and early detection have improved survival for women diagnosed with breast cancer. For patients with locally advanced or metastatic breast cancer, better therapies are needed

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  • Providence researchers featured at cancer immunotherapy conference

    Providence researchers featured at cancer immunotherapy conference

    Investigators present latest research in cancer immunotherapy, receive noteworthy awards, at the 35th annual meeting of the Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer.

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  • FDA approves Providence Cancer Institute COVID-19 vaccine trial

    FDA approves Providence Cancer Institute COVID-19 vaccine trial

    Providence researchers launch COVID-19 vaccine clinical trial designed for older adults.

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  • CAR T-cell therapy for advanced B-cell Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma

    CAR T-cell therapy for advanced B-cell Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma

    Providence Cancer Institute is one of the few highly specialized centers offering adoptive cellular therapy for hematologic malignancies. Chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T-cell therapy is a revolution

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  • Providence cancer research highlighted at ESMO20

    Providence cancer research highlighted at ESMO20

    Providence Cancer Institute joins oncology professionals around the world for ESMO Virtual Congress 2020, the annual meeting of the European Society for Medical Oncology, held online from September 14

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  • Melanoma study: are two therapies better than one?

    Melanoma study: are two therapies better than one?

    The incidence of melanoma is increasing faster than other skin cancers. Although surgery can cure early stage melanomas, and many new standard therapies for advanced disease improve survival, few are

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  • New grant funding advances head and neck cancer research at Providence Cancer Institute

    Five investigators at Providence Cancer Institute received new funding for immunotherapy research through an internal grant mechanism aimed to improve outcomes for patients with head and neck cancer.

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  • Breakthrough radiotherapy for pancreatic cancer

    Breakthrough radiotherapy for pancreatic cancer

    Providence Cancer Institute is the first facility in the Pacific Northwest, and the first community medical center in the country, to offer MRI-guided radiation therapy for patients with pancreatic ca

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  • New phase I immuno-oncology study for HPV16+ cancers

    New phase I immuno-oncology study for HPV16+ cancers

    An unmet clinical need exists for patients with cancers associated with human papillomavirus. A new phase I study at Providence Cancer Institute will evaluate a novel biologic therapy in patients with

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  • Cancer Immunotherapy Month

    Cancer Immunotherapy Month

    June is Cancer Immunotherapy MonthTM, an initiative to call attention to cancer immunotherapy, a specialized field focused on harnessing the power of the immune system to cure cancer.

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  • Providence at forefront of COVID-19 clinical research

    Providence at forefront of COVID-19 clinical research

    The outbreak of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) brought about an unprecedented global threat to public health. Providence has been at the forefront of COVID-19 treatment and research in the United

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  • Providence cancer researchers highlighted at ASCO20: Virtual

    Providence cancer researchers highlighted at ASCO20: Virtual

    Researchers at the Earle A. Chiles Research Institute, a division of Providence Cancer Institute in Portland, Oregon, will join oncology professionals around the world for the 2020 ASCO Virtual Scient

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