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University Cancer Research Fund updates, record poster session highlights of 2011 scientific retreat
The sixth annual UNC Lineberger scientific retreat drew a record number of posters – 68 – for the poster session and competition – and close to 150 people for the talks and reception.
Located in News / 2011 News
Common transplant drug inhibits breast cancer growth, UNC laboratory study shows
Chapel Hill - Tacrolimus, a drug that is commonly used to prevent organ transplantation rejection, inhibits breast cancer growth in pre-clinical studies. The finding from UNC scientists was reported in the May 26th Public Library of Science.
Located in News / 2011 News
New research looks at masculine traits and how they influence health behavior
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. - The article "Why do men die earlier?" written by Bridget Murray-Law and published in the June 2011 issue of Monitor on Psychology, looks at new research that analyzes how men take care of themselves.
Located in News / 2011 News
Pure Gold: video captures essense of UNC Pediatric Hematology/Oncology program & its chief
Dr. Stuart Gold is division chief of UNC Lineberger's pediatric hematology and oncology program.
Located in News / 2011 News
Dr. Carol Otey talks about pancreatic cancer on Here's to Your Health
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – Carol Otey, PhD talks about the hope & health that has resulted from recent pancreatic research & collaboration on the May 14, 2011 broadcast of Here's to Your Health.
Located in News / 2011 News
American Society of Clinical Oncology Recognizes Hematology/Oncology Training Program
UNC Lineberger’s Fellowship Program in Hematology/Oncology is being recognized by the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) this weekend at the organization’s annual meeting in Chicago, Illinois.
Located in News / 2011 News
Close-Knit Friend Inspires Knitting Class; Creations Donated
A teacher and friend who underwent cancer treatment at UNC Lineberger inspired Emma Armstrong-Carter, a senior at Carolina Friends School in Chapel Hill, to organize and teach a knitting class with the goal of making hats for patients.
Located in Patient Care / / Programs / Patient and Family Resource Center (PFRC)
Close to 150 faculty and postdoctoral fellows gathered at the Kenan Center for the 37th annual UNC Lineberger Postdoc-Faculty Research Day
This year’s speaker was Dr. Brooke McCartney, associate professor in the department of biological sciences at Carnegie Mellon University. She completed her postdoc training in the lab of Dr. Mark Peifer.
Located in News / 2012 News
UNC’s Hammond helps shape national cancer agenda
Each year, the President’s Cancer Panel assembles a group of experts to provide official testimony about the nation’s cancer agenda. The theme changes annually – for 2009-2010 the panel focused on “America’s Demographic and Cultural Transformation: Implications for Cancer.” A full report was released this spring.
Located in News / 2011 News
New Genome Sciences Building provides new home for cancer genomics research
Located at the center of campus, the new Genome Sciences Building will help researchers unlock the underlying mechanisms of cancer, in addition to providing space for other groundbreaking research.
Located in News / 2012 News