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 Pediatric Specialists
The level of care and specialized treatment options that we provide for teens, children and infants is unmatched in the region. Our Pediatric Specialists clinic offers care to children and adolescents with health conditions related to endocrinology, gastroenterology, infectious diseases, cardiology, nephrology, autism and developmental issues, sickle cell, genetics, and cancer.
Hours of operation are Monday–Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
USA College of Medicine
Our physicians are also educators in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of South Alabama College of Medicine. Visit the Department of Pediatrics to learn about its academic mission and residency program.