Michele Coté, PhD, is just getting started in her new role as the second director of the Susan G. Komen Tissue Bank at IU Simon Comprehensive Cancer Center. An internationally recognized molecular cancer epidemiologist and health disparities researcher, she began at IU on Sept. 1.
In a night that brought together cancer survivors, researchers and philanthropists, the Chuckstrong Backyard Huddle raised nearly than $2.5 million July 29 for cancer research at the Indiana University Melvin and Bren Simon Comprehensive Cancer Center.
Hoosiers with multiple myeloma can provide important data to researchers at Indiana University Melvin and Bren Simon Comprehensive Cancer Center who are searching for a cure. The Indiana Myeloma Registry is seeking participants throughout Indiana.
Progress in multiple myeloma research and improved outcomes for patients is the driving force for physician scientist G. David Roodman, M.D., Ph.D. Roodman started researching and treating multiple myeloma, a blood cancer of plasma cells within the bone marrow, in the early 1980s.