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“Cancer Transitions: Moving Beyond Treatment”
UNC's Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center is one of 20 sites across the United States that will participate in a new national program titled “Cancer Transitions: Moving Beyond Treatment.”
Located in Vital Signs / 2009 / March
Joseph S. Pagano receives 2012 Battle Distinguished Cancer Research Award
Joseph S. Pagano, MD, has been awarded the fifth annual Hyman L. Battle Distinguished Cancer Research Award in recognition of his accomplishments in cancer research. Dr. Pagano is the director emeritus of UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center.
Located in Vital Signs / 2012 / April 26
UNC study offers first clinical evidence of anti-cancer drug triggering viral infection
A new study led by UNC scientists shows that a common cancer drug can activate a viral infection that, paradoxically, can help anti-viral medications eradicate virus-associated cancer.
Located in Vital Signs / Archives / Vital Signs - April 22, 2010
Free prostate cancer screenings offered Sept. 23-24
The Urology Clinic will offer free prostate cancer screenings from 1 - 7 p.m. Sept. 23-24 for all men over 40 years old or with a family history of prostate cancer.
Located in Vital Signs / 2009 / Vital Signs - Sept. 18, 2009
Clinical trial promotes new standards for colorectal cancer treatment
In a review article published this month in The Oncologist, UNC’s Dr. Richard M. Goldberg and a team of colleagues catalogue how the data collected in a single large comparative clinical trial testing combination chemotherapy for metastatic colorectal cancer has been used not only to benefit the patients that enrolled but also patients who subsequently developed the disease.
Located in Vital Signs / 2009 / Vital Signs - Nov. 5, 2009
2011 Wachovia Tar Heel 10-miler to benefit UNC Lineberger, UNC Cancer Care
Calling all runners! Sign up for the 2011 Wachovia Tar Heel 10-miler that will be held this year on April 9. The event is expected to sell out – come out and run the 10-miler, the Fleet Feet 4-miler, volunteer for the race, or cheer on the participants as they run through some of the most scenic routes in Chapel Hill.
Located in Employee News Online / 2011 / Jan. 19
VIDEO: N.C. Cancer Hospital - Then and Now with Dr. Stephen Bernard
This video provides a look at cancer care at UNC then, now and into the future from Dr. Stephen Bernard, professor of Medical Oncology.
Located in Vital Signs / 2009 / Vital Signs - Aug. 28, 2009
Save the Date: N.C. Cancer Hospital Opening and Dedication in September
The new, state-of-the-art N.C. Cancer Hospital will open its doors ahead of schedule this September.
Located in Vital Signs / 2009 / March
Free prostate cancer screenings Sept. 21 - 22
UNC Hospitals will offer free prostate cancer screenings from 1 - 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 22 and Thursday, Sept. 23.
Located in Vital Signs / 2010 / Aug. 19
CURE Ocular Melanoma (CURE OM) awards grant to develop treatments for uveal melanoma
A research team directed by Professors John Sondek, PhD, UNC School of Medicine and William Janzen, UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy, has been awarded a two-year grant from the Community United for Research and Education of Ocular Melanoma (CURE OM) to identify inhibitors of an oncogene found in the majority of melanomas of the eye.
Located in Vital Signs / 2013 / March 14