We are an NCI-designated research center that moves laboratory discoveries into viable patient treatment options. Our research saves lives. We have been involved in the development of multiple cancer therapies now used worldwide. Our research scientists work with our clinical care physicians to develop cutting-edge therapies for our patients and their families. We train the next generation of cancer researchers through post-doctoral, graduate and college programs and high school mentorships.
On January 27, 2016, directors of the nation’s 69 National Cancer Institute (NCI)-designated Cancer Centers called for all children and young adults to be vaccinated against human papillomavirus (HPV). In San Antonio, the call to action came from Dr. Ian M. view more
The CTRC Council, a volunteer organization that raises funds for the Cancer Therapy and Research Center, has provided the money to purchase two new vehicles to transport patients who need treatment.
The vehicles are Ford Transit Connect Wagons, equipped with the latest safety equipment, including back-up cameras. The wagons feature GPS navigation systems and sliding doors to make exit and entry comfortable.