Episode 9: A view from Houston: Cancer care, the state of research, and how to consume information (with special guest Dr. Anirban Maitra).

On today’s show: Dr. Anirban Maitra, Professor of Pathology at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center. We discuss clinical pathology and research activities, how cancer patients are being cared for during a pandemic, I learn that “covidization” is a word, and Dr. Maitra gives a new meaning to “BC” and “AC”

Disclaimer: This podcast does not constitute medical advice. Always seek the advice of your own physician or other qualified health care professional regarding any medical questions or conditions.

Delay in some cancer surgeries:

Things I found in AM’s Twitter feed:
REALLY great article about antibody testing:

NYT article about vaccine:

Call Center in S Korea:

Anitbody testing:

Cancer patients, increased complications:

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