The UNC Cancer Network coordinates the programs of UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center located across the state of North Carolina.  UNC researchers and clinicians are partnering with community physicians and clinics across North Carolina to move research into practice and provide citizens with the best cancer services available

The University Cancer Research Fund is a nation-leading investment to stimulate cancer research and reduce North Carolina’s leading cause of death. The funds, which support the work of UNCCN, builds research based at UNC Lineberger, the only public National Cancer Institute-designated cancer center in North Carolina. 

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