An anti-cancer compound developed at USA Health Mitchell Cancer Institute is showing promise in pre-clinical studies – one involving pancreatic cancer and the other involving breast cancer. The compound, MCI-715, was developed by Gary Piazza, Ph.D., and his lab team at the Drug Discovery Research Center at MCI.
About Breast and Endocrine Surgery Clinic
At the Strada Patient Care Center's Breast and Endocrine Surgery Clinic, our team provides surgical options such as mastectomies and breast conservation surgery. Patients needing endocrine surgery receive expert care from our physicians and surgeons who treat disorders of the thyroid, pituitary and other glands.
Breast and Endocrine Surgery hours of operation are Monday–Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
USA College of Medicine
Our surgeons are also educators in the Department of Surgery at the University of South Alabama College of Medicine. Visit the Department of Surgery to learn about its academic mission, residency and fellowship programs.