8 Ways to Prevent Colon Cancer
19 Nov 2015 | Downloads | Contributor(s): Saffiyah Muhammad
The 8 Ways to Prevent Colon Cancer brochure is one out of four cancer prevention educational materials that we provide to the community at various community outreach events. The 8 Ways to Prevent Cancer Campaign is led by Siteman Cancer Center in St. Louis, MO. CHE Contact...
A Fruitful Partnership in Metro Detroit: The Implementation of a Behavior Modification Workshop in Minority Communities
30 Nov 2015 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Diane Townsel
Eat Healthy, Be Active Community Workshop: is a culturally synthesized community workshop that provides underserved and minority communities the opportunity to participate in an educational workshop in their respective communities. This version of the workshop provides knowledge about cancer...
Advanced Development of TIES - A Clinical Text Search Engine
18 Feb 2014 | Presentations | Contributor(s): Rebecca Crowley
Archived human tissues are an essential resource for translational research. Formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded (FFPE) tissues from cancer patients are used in a wide range of assays, including RT-PCR, SNP profiling, multiplex biomarkers, imaging biomarkers, targeted exome, whole exome, and whole...
Beaumont Brochures and Panel Cards
30 Nov 2015 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Sue Townsel
Beaumont Cancer Clinical Trials Office brochures and panel cards: is a brochure and panel card that has been translated to Spanish and Arabic to meet the needs of the communities we serve. The brochure provides information about the Beaumont Cancer Clinical Trials Office and the different...
Biospecimen NCI PPT
24 Nov 2015 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): NCI
This NCI presentation was originally used at the UNM Cancer Center by the NON/CHE (Maria Otero).
Cancer 101 PPT Spanish
23 Nov 2015 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Monica Toquinto, Maria Otero
This is a Cancer 101 Presentation in Spanish developed by Maria Otero and Monica Toquinto during the first year of the P30 Administrative Supplement. The presentation follows the template (short version) of the Cancer 101 developed in 2002 and updated in 2004, written by Teresa Garrett Hill of...
Community Health Worker Genetics Education Needs Assessment
23 Nov 2015 | Downloads | Contributor(s): Andria Reyes, Manuela Orjuela, Karen Schmitt, Andria Reyes, Grace Hillyer, Stephen Emerson
Our overarching goal is to develop and establish a cancer genetics curriculum that is pertinent, culturally sensitive and understandable by a community population who is not English dominant and of a lower literacy level than that of the general New York City population. The curriculum will teach...
Getting Anal Cancer Screening & Participating in Research
22 Dec 2015 | Teaching Materials
Six minute video showing interviews of three HIV positive women telling their stories of living with HIV and choosing to participate in anal cancer screening as part of a clinical research project.
Home Health Party: Colorectal Cancer Knowledge
16 Jul 2015 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Kathy Briant
Human Disease Ontology
21 Sep 2016 | External Applications | Contributor(s): Lynn Schriml
The Disease Ontology has been developed as a standardized ontology for human disease, since 2003, with the purpose of providing the biomedical community with manual curated, consistent, reusable and sustainable descriptions of human disease terms, phenotype characteristics and related...
Informatics to enable Routine Personalized Cancer Therapy (IPCT)
18 Feb 2014 | Presentations | Contributor(s): Elmer V. Bernstam, Funda Meric-Bernstam
Informatics Tools for High-throughput Analysis of Cancer Mutations
15 Jan 2014 | Presentations | Contributor(s): Michael C Ryan, Rachel Karchin
Introduction to the Trinity Cancer Transcriptome Analysis Toolkit
05 Feb 2015 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Brian Haas, Aviv Regev, Bill Barnett
This short video provides an overview of our ITCR-funded effort to leverage RNA-Seq and de novo transcriptome assembly to assist researchers in studying cancer transcriptomes. Visit our NCGAS Trinity/Galaxy portal to access these compute...
Multiclass cancer diagnosis using tumor gene expression signatures
10 Nov 2014 | Downloads
Experiment Description: The optimal treatment of patients with cancer depends on establishing accurate diagnoses by using a complex combination of clinical and histopathological data. In some instances, this task is difficult or impossible because of atypical clinical...
NANOANALYTICS OF EXTRACELLULAR VESICLES – Standards for isolation, characterization and reporting
26 May 2017 | Presentations | Contributor(s): Shivani Sharma
Nano WG presentation on May 25, 2017. Presentation by Dr. Shivani Sharma, Associate Director of the Nano Pico Characterization Lab, UCLA. Nanoscale characterization of exosomes and their use disease biomarkers and drug delivery agents
30 Nov 2015 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Diane Townsel
Beaumont’s Patient videos: is the story of five patients that have participated in clinical research or have been a part of a bio-specimen study. The videos tell the unique stories of our patients and how our Cancer Clinical Trials staff build relationships with our patients and guide them...
Por Nuestras Hijas/For Our Daughters HPV Program
24 Nov 2015 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Maria E. Fernandez
The Por Nuestras Hijas/For Our Daughters HPV program is an interactive, culturally appropriate HPV education program which includes a print fotonovela and a tailored interactive multimedia intervention (TIMI). The TIMI runs on iPads and also available on the web and mobile platforms. The program...
Summary of the 2015 Epigenetic Engineering for Cancer Workshops
22 Dec 2015 | Publications | Contributor(s): Tony Dickherber
This document provides a general summary of the 2 virtual workshops held in Fall of 2015 to explore the suitability of epigenetic engineering tools to specifically modify epigenetic loci to study and/or treat cancer.
Text Messaging and Phone Calls as Tools to Promote Healthy Behaviors among Hispanic Populations
24 Nov 2015 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Laura Leticia Nervi, Barbara Damron, Maria Otero, Andrew Sussman, Dolores Guest
Title: Text Messaging and Phone Calls as Tools to Promote Healthy Behaviors among Hispanic Populations Objectives: The primary aim of this project was to evaluate the use of text messaging and phone calls to motivate Hispanic adult males and females to increase their daily physical...
Text Messaging as a Method to Increase Oral Chemotherapy Adherence in Hispanic Cancer Populations
23 Nov 2015 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Laura Leticia Nervi, Barbara Damron, Andrew Sussman, Dolores Guest
Title: Text Messaging as a Method to Increase Oral Chemotherapy Adherence in Hispanic Cancer Populations: Patient and Provider Feasibility Surveys Objectives: The purpose of this study was to explore the feasibility of conducting an interventional study to evaluate the effectiveness of text...