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UNC Lineberger physicians and researchers make strides in the fight against cancer every day. But it’s donors like you who recognize that the work we’re doing brings us closer to a world without cancer.

Yuliya Pylayeva-Gupta and Gaorav Gupta in a research lab.

Teaming up in the lab and in life: researchers make an impact on cancer science

Yuliya Pylayeva-Gupta, PhD, and Gaorav Gupta, MD, PhD, use their natural curiosity and drive to tackle the problem of cancer.

Mary Gillam speaks to a crowd about her cancer journey.

Pancreatic cancer patient beats the odds to thrive after diagnosis

“I truly could not have gotten through this without Chapel Hill’s support,” said Mary Gillam, cancer survivor.

Researcher holds a vial with red liquid

2019 in review: A look back at innovation and celebration at UNC Lineberger

Looking back on a year of research breakthroughs, major fundraising efforts, and caring for cancer patients in NC and beyond.

Charles Perou and TIm Elston

Cancer science goes high-tech with advancements in computational medicine

Charles Perou, PhD, and Tim Elston, PhD, lead the Computational Medicine Program, which analyzes large data sets using advanced computing.