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Hingtgen awarded Hettleman Prize

Hingtgen awarded Hettleman Prize

UNC Lineberger's Shawn Hingtgen, PhD, is being honored with a Phillip and Ruth Hettleman Prize for Artistic and Scholarly Achievement by Young Faculty in recognition of his research that is focused on harnessing the potential of stem cells to develop new and better methods for treating terminal cancer.

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Major gift, cancer survivors highlights of Blue Ribbon Gala

Major gift, cancer survivors highlights of Blue Ribbon Gala

UNC Lineberger's celebration of its donors, faculty and patients is capped off by a $10 million donation by Etteinne “ET” and W. G. Champion “Champ” Mitchell of New Bern, North Carolina, to support blood cancer research.

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Former patient donates $10 million to further blood cancer research at UNC Lineberger

Former patient donates $10 million to further blood cancer research at UNC Lineberger

Etteinne “ET” and W. G. Champion “Champ” Mitchell of New Bern, North Carolina, will create a new fund supporting ground-breaking research in blood cancer at UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, including lymphoma, leukemia and myeloma research, in gratitude for the care Champ received and to bolster research directed at finding cures.

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UNC Lineberger director champions 'breadth and depth' of center's research

UNC Lineberger director champions 'breadth and depth' of center's research

UNC Lineberger Director H. Shelton Earp, MD, highlighted the major cancer research, clinical care and fundraising milestones from the past year as part of his “State of the Cancer Center” update, which was delivered Oct. 16 at the center's annual scientific retreat.

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