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cancer research

Patient Story

‘We’re carrying on Eric’s legacy’

He died of a rare bone cancer in 2016, but continues to make a difference through a tissue donation that is helping researchers battle osteosarcoma.

Young adults see rise in colon cancer

The sizable jump in cases among age 50 and younger is a worldwide trend arising partly from poor diet.

Patient Story

One goal at a time

Battling advanced cervical cancer, a Canadian Lakes resident focuses on her bucket list—including a 5K walk to support her regional cancer center.

Study: Progress in pancreatic cancer battle

A trial found a four-drug regimen delivered promising results for some patients with this particularly troublesome form of cancer.

Cancer ‘vaccine’ rids body of multiple cancer types—in mice

But will it work in humans?

Patient Story

‘We just have to look forward’

After a nearly three-year battle against childhood cancer, Schuyler Kleibusch reaches the Super Bowl.

Patient Story

‘I’m not going to let this beat me’

Diagnosed with stage 4 cancer, Michelle Mucha finds hope in a clinical trial.

Patient Story

No shrinking violet

Violet Rohrer will do what it takes to fight peritoneal cancer, including clinical trials of promising new drugs.

Dive into your gene pool

Worried about cancer? A $249 genetic test could ease your mind.

Defusing cancer, one sample at a time

Although the impact may not be known for years, biospecimen studies help scientists learn what makes cancer tick.

‘Safe’ chemicals may cause cancer

Scientists suspect low doses of chemical cocktails have led to global epidemic.

Paying it forward

Allison Wilbur gives up birthday gifts to raise funds for childhood cancer research.

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