5 Year Anniversary of the MD Anderson Proton Therapy Center

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Dr. Andrew Lee discusses how MD Anderson has expanded proton therapy to treat more patients, what the last 5 years have meant to him and what advancements are on the horizon.

Von Hippel Lindau - Rare Genetic Disease

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Von Hippel Lindau disease (VHL) is an inherited gene mutation that causes tumors to form in areas containing large numbers of blood vessels like in the eyes, brain, spinal cord, kidney, pancreas and inner ear. Eric Jonasch, associate professor in MD Anderson Cancer Center's Genitourinary Medical Oncology Department, is one of the few doctors in the world that treats this rare disease and he discusses VHL in this episode.