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October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Breast cancer is the most common cancer in women, but annual mammograms can detect cancer early — when it is most treatable. Call UCM Connect at 1-888-824-0200 to schedule your mammogram today.
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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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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)

Cell signal whets appetites for tumor-devouring dendritic cells (Blog post)

Newsweek Health, Castle-Connolly pick top doctors for 2015 (Blog post)

John Cunningham to Chair Pediatrics at the University of Chicago (Blog post)

Long telomere length associated with increased lung cancer risk (Blog post)

University of Chicago Medicine receives QOPI certification (Press release)

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