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Experts Uncover First Molecular Events of Organ Rejection

Findings may someday be used to develop new ways to prevent rejection of transplanted tissues.

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Researchers at Pitt and UPMC have discovered a clue that could unlock the potential of immunotherapy to successfully treat more cancers.


Dr. Robert L. Ferris has been named director of one of the country’s largest cancer treatment networks.
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A former cancer patient celebrated a "miraculous" first Father's Day, thanks to Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC.
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Dr. Robert Bart, formerly a health technology leader for Los Angeles County, has joined UPMC as the new chief medical information officer.

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