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The University of Chicago Campaign: Inquiry and Impact

A newly launched campaign at the University of Chicago 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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The Future of Cancer Care 2014 Annual Report

The discoveries being made today are making an impact on the future--one where cancer is not necessarily a death sentence, but a disease that can be effectively treated, controlled, or prevented. In our Annual Report, read about our bold and large-scale initiatives which are driving scientific discoveries and transforming personalized cancer care.
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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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University of Chicago to Establish Genomic Data Commons

The University of Chicago is collaborating with the National Cancer Institute to establish the nation's most comprehensive computational facility that stores and harmonizes cancer genomic data generated through NCI-funded research programs.
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Inspiring the Next Generation of Cancer Researchers

The Comprehensive Cancer Center launched a new program to introduce talented students from underrepresented populations, including ethnic and racial minorities, low income and first-generation college or college-bound students, to cancer research.
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What's New

Immune system unleashed: Immunotherapy shows promise for some of the toughest cancers (Blog post)

Early trial of new drug shows promise for patients with triple-negative breast cancer (Press release)

Young adults with ALL benefit from therapies developed for children (Press release)

University of Chicago to establish Genomic Data Commons (Press release)

Five University of Chicago faculty named AAAS Fellows (Press release)

Every step you take: STING pathway key to tumor immunity (Press release)

Neil Hyman, MD, FACS, to lead new section of colon and rectal surgery (Press release)

Highly effective new anti-cancer drug shows few side effects in mice (Press release)

 

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