City of Hope is a leading research and treatment center for cancer, diabetes and other life-threatening diseases. Designated as a comprehensive cancer center, the highest recognition bestowed by the National Cancer Institute, City of Hope is also a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, with research and treatment protocols that advance care throughout the nation. It is ranked as one of "America's Best Hospitals" in cancer by U.S.News & World Report.
Since its inception 100 years ago, City of Hope has helped patients and their families manage and conquer challenging diseases through compassionate patient care and groundbreaking research. This research makes a difference: Numerous breakthrough cancer drugs, including Herceptin, Rituxan and Avastin, are based on technology developed by City of Hope. Millions of people with diabetes worldwide benefit from synthetic human insulin developed through research conducted at City of Hope.
Compassion drives City of Hope’s innovation. Every discovery and every new treatment gives patients everywhere the chance to live longer, better and more fully.
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