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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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UNC’s Purvis earns NIH Director’s New Innovator Award

UNC’s Purvis earns NIH Director’s New Innovator Award

With a focus on stem cells, Jeremy Purvis, PhD, wants to tap the power of computer modeling to develop regenerative medicine solutions to medical conditions.

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Roy Williams’ Fast Break Against Cancer raises more than $200,000 for 2016 – and counting

Roy Williams’ Fast Break Against Cancer raises more than $200,000 for 2016 – and counting

North Carolina men’s basketball coach Roy Williams’ much beloved event has now raised more than $2.2 million over the years for UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, and the total will continue to grow, thanks to an online auction that is running through Oct. 17.

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