Padres Pedal the Cause donates $3.1 million to cancer research

Garth Powis, who heads our NCI-designated Cancer Center, joined representatives from the beneficiary institutes onstage for the check presentation ceremony.

San Diego scientists’ research into bacteria-based therapy could help fight skin cancer

San Diego scientists have shown that certain prebiotics, compounds that can cause bacteria to grow in the gut, can help mice fight skin cancer.

Prebiotics help mice fight melanoma by activating anti-tumor immunity

The findings support efforts to target the gut microbiome to enhance the efficacy of cancer therapy.