Brian Rini, MD

Brian I. Rini, MD

Brian I. Rini, MD, is Staff at the Department of Solid Tumor Oncology, and is a Professor of Medicine at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine at Case Western Reserve University. At Cleveland Clinic, Dr. Rini’s primary research has been in renal cell carcinoma (RCC) and prostate cancer.

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How Your Own Immune System Can Be Used to Fight Cancer

Tags: cancer, immune system, immunosuppressive therapy, kidney cancer, melanoma, treatments

Many cancers can hide from the immune system, making it difficult for them to be identified and destroyed. Immunotherapy stimulates the immune system to more effectively fight cancer.

6 Things To Do When Diagnosed with Cancer

5 Things You Should Do Before Cancer Treatment

Tags: cancer, cancer treatments, chemotherapy, radiation, radiation therapy, treatments

If you have cancer, you can take steps to prepare yourself for treatment and help manage the process. Seek out the right sources of information, rely on available support and remember — you’re the boss.

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New App Takes Mystery Out of Clinical Trials

Tags: app, cancer, cancer patients, cancer treatment, clinical trials

“Clinical trials” may sound a little mysterious and scary to some. Oncologist Brian Rini, MD, talks about a new easy-to-use app that not only connects patients to clinical trials — but demystifies them too.

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Targeting Kidney Tumors

Tags: axitinib, cancer renal cell carcinoma, kidney cancer, kidney cancer treatment, kidney disease, kidney tumor, laparoscopic surgery, vascular endothelial growth factor, VEGF

Brian Rini, MD, talks about kidney cancer, and advanced therapeutic techniques that zero in on tumors and fight the progression of the disease.