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Daily self-monitoring of weight, activity helps prevent weight gain among breast cancer survivors

Daily self-monitoring of weight, activity helps prevent weight gain among breast cancer survivors

In a recent study, UNC Lineberger researchers evaluated the feasibility and efficacy of two six-month, self-regulation interventions that focused on daily self-weighing, objective monitoring and tailored feedback in an effort to prevent weight gain among African-American breast cancer survivors.

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Burridge, a part-time playwright, to premiere show in NYC

Burridge, a part-time playwright, to premiere show in NYC

For more than three decades, playwriting has been a hobby for UNC Lineberger researcher Keith Burridge, PhD. Burridge's play “The First Woman President” will be performed at a theater festival in New York City. The play will premiere Nov. 5 at the Midtown International Theatre Festival.

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'60 Minutes' profiles how UNC Lineberger is leveraging artificial intelligence

'60 Minutes' profiles how UNC Lineberger is leveraging artificial intelligence

CBS's "60 Minutes" came to UNC Lineberger to learn how researchers are using IBM Watson to cull through and generate useful clinical insights from massive amounts of genetic data.

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Komen recognizes Charles Perou with the Brinker Award, its top scientific honor

Komen recognizes Charles Perou with the Brinker Award, its top scientific honor

Susan G. Komen announced UNC Lineberger researcher Charles M. Perou, PhD, as the recipient of this year's Brinker Award for Scientific Distinction in Basic Science for his contributions to the understanding of breast cancer as distinct molecular subtypes that have prognostic value using cutting-edge cancer genomics tools.

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