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Dr. Kuo and his reserach group on the cover of "Science Translational Medicine"in "Science Translational Medicine."

Posted: June 11, 2014
, "Alkylphosphocholine Analogs for Broad-Spectrum Cancer Imaging and Therapy”

"Many consider targeted or molecular imaging to be the optimal way to image cancer. Weichert and colleagues feel differently: Uptake of certain small molecules by all cancer cells can give a broad view of cancer, and perhaps also treat it. These small molecules are alkylphosphocholine (APC) analogs, which are taken up preferentially by cancer cells—as compared to, for example, fibroblasts—via plasma membranes and transported into the cells by lipid rafts.

Society of Neurological Surgeons Honors Robert Dempsey

Posted: June 11, 2014

Madison, Wisconsin - Dr Robert Dempsey, chair of neurosurgery in the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, received the Distinguished Service Award at the May annual meeting. It is the oldest neurosurgical society in the world.

The Society of Neurological Surgeons recognized Dempsey for a lifetime of service to national and international medical education at its meeting May 19 at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota.

The award noted Dempsey’s 20 years of medical education and teaching trips in Central and South America and Africa.

The Art of Doctoring

Posted: May 28, 2013

Click the picture to the right, to watch the video of Dr. Robert J. Dempsey as the Ceremony Speaker at the 2013 UW-School of Medicine and Public Health Graduation Ceremony on May 17, 2013.  Dean Robert N. Golden gave the introduction for Dr. Dempsey. 


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