Based at the Moffitt Cancer Center, Florida, Cancer Ecology is a small research group led by David Basanta. We are mathematical modellers who work with biologists and clinicians, trying to understand the ecology of tumors and the evolutionary dynamics of cancer progression and resistance to treatment.

Is there any progress in cancer treatments?

Is there any progress in cancer treatments? Sometimes my colleagues and I feel quite disappointed about our perceived lack of progress in treating cancer. This figure from Cancer Research UK is very likely representative of the status in other countries like the US and Western Europe.

Vitamin D may be key to why black men get more deadly prostate cancers

Vitamin D may be key to why black men get more deadly prostate cancers

Training for Miles for Moffitt