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Dr. Mell on Individualizing Treatment for Head and Neck Cancer

Loren K. Mell, MD, assistant professor, Department of Radiation Medicine and Applied Sciences, University of California, San Diego School of Medicine, discusses individualizing treatments for patients with head and neck cancer.


Meet Loren Mell, MD: Radiation Oncologist, Head and Neck Cancers

Loren Mell, MD, is a board-certified radiation oncologist who specializes in head and neck cancers. His research interests include intensity modulated radiation therapy and image-guided radiation therapy.

 
 

 
 

Fighting Cancer with a Virus - Health Matters

Can cancer cells be killed without harming the healthy cells around them? A new clinical trial is testing that hypothesis using a virus-based treatment. Learn how vaccinia, once used to eradicate smallpox, may be the key to more effective cancer fighting tools.