UCF Technology for Killing Metastatic Breast Cancer Cells Discovered, Licensed

UCF Technology for Killing Metastatic Breast Cancer Cells Discovered, Licensed

A UCF College of Medicine cancer researcher has discovered a way to kill spreading breast cancer cells and her new technology has generated a licensing agreement that will accelerate the therapy’s path to clinical trials. Metastatic cancer cells that spread from the original tumor to the brain, lungs and bones are the leading cause of […]

Mammogram Bus Coming to Main Campus

When it comes to breast cancer, early detection is everything. To assist UCF employees in getting this life-saving screening, UCF Health has partnered with Women’s Center for Radiology to offer mammogram and ultrasound services right on campus.  On March 21, Women’s Center for Radiology will park its mobile unit outside the Rec & Wellness Center […]

Get Your Screening Mammogram...Without Giving Up Your Parking Spot

Breast cancer is the most common cancer among American women, except for skin cancers. In fact, 1 in 8 (12 percent) of women in the United States will develop invasive breast cancer during their lifetime. The American Cancer Society recommends a yearly mammogram starting at age 40 and continuing for as long as a woman […]

10,000 to 'Race for the Cure' Sunday at UCF

The Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure returns to UCF at 8 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 6. Organizers expect about 10,000 participants, and the event goal is to raise funds and awareness for the fight against breast cancer. Please be aware of road closures and parking areas that will be inaccessible during the walk. Starting […]