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Using ‘sticky’ nanoparticles, researchers develop new strategy to boost body’s cancer defenses

Using ‘sticky’ nanoparticles, researchers develop new strategy to boost body’s cancer defenses

In the journal Nature Nanotechnology, UNC Lineberger researchers led by Andrew Wang, MD, report on strides made in the development of a strategy to improve the immune system's detection of cancer proteins by using “sticky” nanoparticles

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Muss named a ‘Giant of Cancer Care’

Muss named a ‘Giant of Cancer Care’

Hyman B. Muss, MD, was honored at a ceremony in Chicago for his contributions that have advanced the fields of supportive, palliative and geriatric cancer care.

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Researchers show how a cancer gene protects genome organization

Researchers show how a cancer gene protects genome organization

A study led by Brian Strahl, PhD, and colleagues has uncovered a crucial function of a yeast enzyme Set2, whose well-conserved human counterpart is often mutated in cancers, especially kidney cancer.

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UNC Lineberger research featured at ASCO Annual Meeting

UNC Lineberger research featured at ASCO Annual Meeting

Research presented by UNC Lineberger members was featured in plenary and other major sessions of the meeting this year, and was picked up by multiple media outlets.

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