FLINT ANIMAL CANCER CENTER

VIP News

Welcome to VIP News! 

Our new blog is dedicated to sharing the latest stories from the Flint Animal Cancer Center’s Very Important Pets & People! Plus, you’ll learn more about our current clinical trials, our inspiring research, and our work to find a cure for BOTH pets and people with cancer. We invite you to follow us! 
Canine Cancer Prevention Vaccine

Cancer Prevention Vaccine Study Featured on CNN

CNN | June 21, 2019

In a new study led by Dr. Doug Thamm, medical...

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Cancer Stories

Facing cancer together.

Staff Writer | June 20, 2019

Connie and Leo were diagnosed with cancer within days of each other.

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Canine Cancer Prevention Vaccine

Canine cancer prevention vaccine study seeks participants

Lauren Mingus | June 18, 2019

As part of the largest interventional canine clinical trial ever conducted, veterinarians leading the Vaccine Against Canine Cancer Study seek to enroll 800 healthy, middle-aged pet dogs to evaluate the effectiveness of a new cancer prevention vaccine.

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Canine Hemangiosarcoma

Hemangiosarcoma clinical trial extends Gimpy’s lucky streak

Staff Writer | June 06, 2019

Gimpy, a yellow lab mix, is participating in a clinical trial for canine hemangiosarcoma at Colorado State University's Flint Animal Cancer Center.

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Veterinary Radiation Oncology

3-D Printed Bolus: Setting a new standard in radiation oncology

Staff Writer | May 29, 2019

Over the last year, Flint Animal Cancer Center's medical physicist, Dr. Del Leary, has worked with radiation oncologists to develop 3-D-printed molds, known as boluses, that contour to patient bodies to improve radiation dose delivery to tumors.

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