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Join Our Movember Team!

Each year, the Movember Foundation raises funds during the month of November to support men's health research. Since 2003, the foundation has raised $650 million, funding more than 1,000 programs focusing on prostate cancer, testicular cancer, poor mental health and physical inactivity. Get involved by joining our "Monsters of the Mo" team.
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The University of Chicago Campaign: Inquiry and Impact

A University of Chicago campaign seeks to raise $350 million for cancer research. With this investment, the Comprehensive Cancer Center will tackle cancer's toughest challenges by advancing discovery and developing interventions.
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Leading the Way in Clinical Trials

Clinical trials are central to the development of novel and life-saving cancer detection, prevention or treatment strategies. Patient enrollment is underway for more than 350 clinical trials at the University of Chicago Medicine Comprehensive Cancer Center.
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Training Tomorrow's Cancer Researchers

As one of the world's premier academic and research institutions with a rich legacy in scientific discovery, the University of Chicago is committed to the education and training of our future leaders in cancer research and treatment.
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Patient's $3.5M Gift Creates Endowed Professorship for Leukemia Research at UChicago

Wendy Stock, MD, became the first holder of the Anjuli Seth Nayak Professorship in Leukemia, named after the patient she treated for acute lymphoblastic lymphoma.
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Gut bacteria can dramatically amplify cancer immunotherapy (Blog post)

UChicago-led team creates potential new approach for early detection of blood cancer (Blog post)

Screening Mammograms: Choose Your Guidelines (Blog post)

Two University of Chicago physicians elected to National Academy of Medicine (Blog post)

How mitochondria play a role in breast cancer when the body forgets to do the housekeeping (Blog post)

Answer Cancer newsletter - September 2015

Olopade to receive prestigious FDR Four Freedoms Medal (Blog post)

Gift provides a start in cancer research for Illinois' brightest high school students (Blog post)

UChicago physician and lymphoma survivor gives back (Blog post)

Center for Asian Health Equity awarded $3.5 million CDC grant (Press release)

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