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UNC Lineberger researchers present blood cancer treatment advances at ASH

UNC Lineberger researchers present blood cancer treatment advances at ASH

The 59th American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting, held Dec. 9-12, drew approximately 25,000 people from around the globe to Atlanta to hear UNC Lineberger researchers and others present the latest advances into the causes and treatment of blood cancers and disorders.

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Chen awarded $11.9 million grant to study radiation treatments for prostate cancer

Chen awarded $11.9 million grant to study radiation treatments for prostate cancer

Ronald C. Chen, MD, MPH, will use the PCORI grant to conduct national comparative study of intensity-modulated radiation therapy and proton beam for prostate cancer.

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Skin cancer treatment selfie goes viral, has public health lessons

Skin cancer treatment selfie goes viral, has public health lessons

Researchers led by UNC Lineberger's Seth Noar, PhD, analyzed the impact of one viral social media post in generating awareness about skin cancer.

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Study shows survival benefits for seeing an NCI specialist for multiple myeloma

Study shows survival benefits for seeing an NCI specialist for multiple myeloma

William Wood, MD, and colleagues presented preliminary findings at the American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting that found multiple myeloma patients seen at an NCI comprehensive cancer center within one year of diagnosis had better survival, even after controlling for various factors.

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