UC San Diego Health Moores Cancer Center

Our unique blend of cancer research and patient care is transforming cancer prevention, detection and treatment. Established in 1978, Moores Cancer Center is the region’s only National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center. This designation is reserved for centers with the highest achievements in cancer research, clinical care, education and community contributions.

Latest from UC San Diego Health Moores Cancer Center

Podsada Discusses Biomarker Testing and ADC Therapies in Breast Cancer

August 16, 2022

The growing availability of biomarkers has led to the advent of more targeted therapies such as the antibody-drug conjugates (ADCs) fam-trastuzumab deruxtecan-nxki, ado-trastuzumab emtansine, and sacituzumab govitecan-hziy.

Adding Atezolizumab to Chemoradiation Promotes T-Cell Clonal Expansion in Node-Positive Cervical Cancer

March 26, 2022

Whether administered as an immune primer or concurrently with extended field chemoradiation, atezolizumab demonstrated efficacy in triggering T-cell clonal expansions and prolonging progression-free survival in patients with cervical cancer.