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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.

Lisa Carey

Private funds and federal support drive breast cancer solutions

A blend of funding has allowed Lisa Carey, MD, FASCO, to broaden her breast cancer research and help more patients.

Sabrina Shelton with her mother

CAR-T therapy gives patient options after cancer returns

When traditional cancer treatment options failed, Sabrina Shelton’s care team referred her to UNC for a CAR-T therapy clinical trial.

UNC Lineberger's Katie Reeder Hayes

Oncologist seeks answers to breast cancer questions

Katie Reeder-Hayes, MD, MSc, MBA, helps patients understand their options so they can make the best decision for their lives.

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.