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What Foods to Eat to Fight Pancreatic Cancer

Because the pancreas is part of the digestive system, nutrition plays a key role in pancreatic cancer treatment. Read More


Fiducial Markers Support Image-Guided Radiation Therapy

Fiducial markers can help improve radiation treatment for some gastrointestinal patients. Gastroenterologists in Moffitt's Gastrointestinal Oncology Program are utilizing endoscopic ultrasound (EUS), to insert and place fiducial markers in tumors to support in image-guided radiation therapy. Read More

Pancreatic Cancer

Screening and Early Detection in Pancreatic Cancer Outcomes

The review found very minimal benefit to screening and no evidence to suggest that screening-detected early-stage cases could result in improved outcomes. Read More


Infographic: What You Should Know about Pancreatic Cancer

It’s important to know if you’re at risk for pancreatic cancer and what you can do to prevent the disease from occurring. Read More

Florida Cancer Centers Awarded $1.36 Million to Fight Pancreatic Cancer

Moffitt Cancer Center, University of Florida Health Cancer Center and Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of Miami will partner with other centers throughout the state to advance pancreatic cancer research Read More

Moffitt Cancer Center & Cvergenx Partner to Personalize Radiation Therapy

The research project will study using a patient’s radiosensitivity and genetics to determine optimal radiation dosage Read More


Patty's Story: How She Became 'Great Friends' With Her Radiation Mask

After completing radiation therapy, Patty had her radiation face mask painted and discovered that it changed her outlook about the treatment. Read More


Elise's Story: A Present Wrapped in Strange Packaging

Stage 4 pancreatic cancer survivor Elise says she would not trade her journey with cancer for anything. Read More


Wear a Purple Ribbon to Raise Pancreatic Cancer Awareness in November

The causes of most pancreatic cancers are unknown, and the symptoms are usually very subtle. However, early detection is vital to achieving the best possible outcome and quality of life. Read More