There are many resources available for the education and support of people with cancer and for that of their families. Please find a list below of various organizations that you can contact for additional information.
Cancer research ranges from epidemiology, molecular bioscience to the performance of clinical trials to evaluate and compare applications of the various cancer treatment. These applications include surgery, radiation therapy, chemotherapy, hormone therapy, Immunotherapy and combined treatment modalities such as chemo-radiotherapy.
Starting in the mid-1990’s, the emphasis in clinical cancer research shifted towards therapies derived from biotechnology research, such as immunotherapy and gene therapy.
The Hyperthermia Cancer Institute is actively involved in clinical research, please ask your doctor about the many resources available.