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North Carolina wide receiver honored for devotion to patients

North Carolina wide receiver honored for devotion to patients

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill wide receiver Austin Proehl was lauded for his dedication to patients on the Bone Marrow Transplant Unit.

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Leukemia & Lymphoma Society awards grant to Savoldo for immunotherapy research

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society awards grant to Savoldo for immunotherapy research

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society grant will help fund clinical research led by UNC Lineberger's Barbara Savoldo, MD, PhD, into an investigational chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T-cell treatment for acute lymphoblastic leukemia that would include a built-in "safety switch."

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Pairing cancer genomics with cognitive computing highlights potential therapeutic options

Pairing cancer genomics with cognitive computing highlights potential therapeutic options

Study findings suggest that cognitive computing could help physicians to stay abreast of an ever-expanding body of scientific literature as well as highlight potential cancer therapeutic options.

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Damania named American Association for the Advancement of Science fellow

Damania named American Association for the Advancement of Science fellow

UNC Lineberger's Blossom Damania, PhD, was one of three professors from UNC-Chapel Hill, and among 396 new fellows in total, who were recognized by their peers for their distinguished efforts to advance science and its applications.

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