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4/14/2017Carbone Researcher Earns Grant from Stand Up to Cancer
4/12/2017Cell Therapy Could Reduce Bone-Marrow Transplant, Radiation Injury Complications
4/03/2017Genetic Markers Identify Potential Immunotherapy Patients
3/17/2017Federal Funding Bolsters Cancer Treatment Research
3/17/2017Wi2, Orion Sign Landmark Agreement for Treatment Discovery
3/01/2017Ultrasounds for Pancreatic Cancer May Not Help Patients
2/21/2017Researchers Use Genetics to Identify Cancer Recurrence Risk
2/07/2017New Study to Create and Test Personalized Vaccine Against Multiple Myeloma
2/02/2017Collagen Linked to Growth of Breast Cancer Type
2/01/2017Minority Women Receive Poorer Care for Cervical Cancer
1/31/2017UW Study: Why Patients Misunderstand Their Cancer Diagnoses
1/25/2017Carbone Cancer Center Finds a New Biomarker for Fatal Brain Cancer
1/19/2017UW Center Helps Make Radiation Treatment for Cancer Safer
1/09/2017The Ride Funds $150,000 in Research at Carbone Cancer Center
1/03/2017Researchers Map a New Cellular Pathway of Cancer Therapy Resistance
12/23/2016Wisconsin Cancer Patients Test Encouraging Lymphoma Treatment
11/07/2016Reducing the Burden of Cancer in Communities That Need it the Most
10/20/2016One-Third of Women Treated for Breast Cancer Not Getting Followup Imaging
10/18/2016Clinical Trials Test Dietary Therapy for Triple-Negative Breast Cancer
9/13/2016Reducing the Burden of Cancer in Communities That Need it the Most
9/06/2016Dr. Jacques Galipeau Brings Personalized Stem Cell Treatment to UW Carbone
8/24/2016Wisconsin and Michigan Challenge Each Other for Childhood Cancer Research
8/18/2016UW Research Team Identifies Mechanism Driving Leukemia Development
8/17/2016UW Carbone Researchers Report Myeloma Advance
8/05/2016UW Launches $15 Million Research Effort on Head and Neck Cancer
7/29/2016Carbone Cancer Center Opens Nation's Largest Precision-Medicine Trial
7/26/2016Two UW Carbone Researchers Awarded UW2020 Funding
7/15/2016Dr. Paul Harari to Lead World's Largest Radiation Oncology Association
7/15/2016UW Leading Way With Innovative Immunotherapy Trial for Colorectal Cancer
7/05/2016Lymphoma Immunotherapy Study Shows Why UW Carbone is a Leader in Cancer Virology
7/05/2016UW Scientists Test Novel Immunotherapy Against Melanoma
6/30/2016UW Prostate Cancer Physician Earns Young Investigator Award
6/10/2016Cancer Patients Need Simpler Online Communication
6/10/2016New Imaging Technique Distinguishes Cell Types in Breast Tumor Environment
5/12/2016Gene Regulatory Mutation Linked to Rare Childhood Cancer
5/12/2016Researchers Awarded $3 Million to Study Therapy Resistance in Prostate Cancer
5/12/2016Study Finds Potential Benefit in Combination Prostate Cancer Immunotherapy
4/22/2016Aly Wolff's Dream Lives on with New Clinical Trial
4/14/2016Automation Components Raises $100,000 for Carbone Cancer Center Research
4/04/2016Study Sheds Light on Chromosome Separation in Dividing Cells
3/16/2016James Cleary and Toby Campbell: Advancing Palliative Care
3/14/2016Study Identifies Cellular Signal Implicated in B Cell Malignancies
3/11/2016Paul Ahlquist Earns Hilldale Award
3/10/2016UW Research Team Moves Cancer Immunotherapy Another Step Ahead
3/07/2016Working Toward a Better Treatment for Multiple Myeloma
2/23/2016UW Scientists Use Diabetes Drug to Stress Out Prostate Cancer
1/27/2016Carbone Cancer Center Endorses HPV Vaccine for Cancer Prevention
1/27/2016Lab Keeps Cancer Treatment Radiation Machines Honest
1/12/2016Signaling a Change in Cancer Research
1/05/2016DNA Change Impacts Spread of Cancer-Causing Virus
12/22/2015New Biomarker Could Predict Which Breast Tumors Will Respond to Taxol
12/21/2015Study: Many Continue to Work Despite Metastatic Cancer Diagnosis
12/08/2015In Memory: Nasrollah Shahidi, MD
12/03/2015Grant Will Focus on Cancer Education and Community Change in Rural Wisconsin
12/03/2015Plant's Natural Product Helps Limit Growth of Breast Cancer
12/02/2015Researchers Forge Primitive Human Leukemia Cells in Lab
11/10/2015Back to the Future of Cancer Development
10/23/2015Therapeutically Targeted Gene Mutation May Cause Subset of Pancreatic Cancers
10/22/2015UW Carbone Researchers Discover How Breast Cancer Resists Treatment
10/21/2015Marker May Predict Risk of Breast Cancer Spreading to the Brain
10/09/2015National Breast Cancer Initiative Looks at Environmental Risks
10/01/2015$1.75 Million Gift Funds Research in Breast Cancer and Reconstructive Surgery
9/08/2015UW Researchers Identify Gene Mutation that Causes Subset of Leukemia
8/05/2015Fighting Cancer One Molecule at a Time
8/05/2015Understanding the Connections Between Cancer and Inflammation
8/03/2015New Therapy Aims for Rapid Recovery of Immune Cells After Transplant
7/29/2015Fiore, Sondel Chosen for Prestigious New Grant Program in Cancer Research
7/14/2015Dietary Intervention Primes Triple-Negative Breast Cancer for Targeted Therapy
7/07/2015Understanding Misguided Gene Expression in Cancer
6/24/2015Military Supports Prostate Cancer Research at UW Carbone Cancer Center
6/18/2015American Cancer Society Funds UW Carbone Cancer Center Research
6/09/2015Navigating Multiple Myeloma with 'Google Maps' for the Cancer Genome
6/01/2015Carbone Cancer Center to Play Key Role in Nationwide Precision-Medicine Effort
5/22/2015Peter Lewis Earns Shaw Scientist Award for Genetic Approaches to Cancer
5/18/2015Doctors Can Miss Bladder Cancer Symptoms in Older Women
4/20/2015International Cancer-Research Leaders to Highlight McArdle Symposium
3/30/2015Cancer-Targeting Mechanism Underlies Promising UW-Madison Spinoff
3/27/2015UW-Madison Cancer Research Showcased in Wisconsin Public Television Series
3/09/2015In-Office Biopsy Speeds Treatment of Head and Neck Cancer
3/03/2015Howard Bailey Named Director of UW Carbone Cancer Center
1/22/2015Dr. Ruth O'Regan to Lead Division of Hematology and Oncology
1/22/2015UW Study: Fluorescent Dyes Light up Brain Cancer During Surgery
12/12/2014McArdle Lab Celebrates 75th Anniversary
11/21/2014Fotis Asimakopoulos Receives Grant to Work on Multiple Myeloma
11/20/2014Grant Helps UW Hunt for Treatments for Cancer-Causing Virus
11/17/2014UW Researchers Win $2.8 Million Grant to Improve Prostate Cancer Tests
11/12/2014Too Many Women Face 'Unnecessary' Repeat Breast Surgery
11/05/2014Pancreas Cancer Expert Sees Rays of Hope in Clinical Trials, New Drugs
10/31/2014Cancer-Promoting Proteins Reveal Viable Target for Therapy
9/02/2014Paul Lambert Named Chair of Oncology, McArdle Labratory
8/20/2014Undergraduate in Kuo Lab Has Historical Paper Published
8/07/2014Wisconsin Research Finds New Link Between Fat and Cancer
7/23/2014Preclinical Study Offers Hope Against Hair Loss During Chemotherapy
7/22/2014Internal Structure of Hepatitis B Revealed for First Time
7/21/2014Statewide Cancer Disparities Persist for African-Americans
6/11/2014New Tumor-Targeting Agent Images and Treats Variety of Cancers
6/04/2014YWCA Honors Laurel Rice as a 'Woman of Distinction'
5/29/2014Project Aims to Improve International Opioid Availability for Cancer Pain
5/19/2014UW 'DNA Map' Helps Identify Cause of Severe Form of Leukemia
4/30/2014Relationships with Study Staff Matter to Rural Patients
3/10/2014Study of Compound for Leukemia and Lymphoma Shows Promise
3/07/2014Researchers Test Thalidomide Derivative to Extend Leukemia Remission
2/25/2014UW Health Breast Center Patients Benefit from Donated Tissue
2/24/2014Sneak Peek at the Second Tower of the Wisconsin Institutes for Medical Research
1/31/2014UW Researchers Use Astronomy to Follow Cancer-Causing Virus
1/15/2014Spinoff Joins Fight Against Prostate Cancer
1/06/2014Researchers Link Protein With Breast Cancer's Spread to the Brain
12/19/2013Carbone Cancer Center Accepting Applications for Director
12/02/2013Survey Finds Low Availability of Pain Relief Drugs in Many Countries
11/18/2013Alumni Profile: Paul Sondel, MD, PhD '75
11/18/2013Dual-Sport Motorcyclists Support Cancer Research
10/23/2013Dr. Terry Oberley, Cancer Researcher dies at 67
10/09/2013Caring for a Child With Cancer: Financial Problems Increase Burden on Parents
9/27/2013Genes and the Environment: A Code for Breast Cancer Development
9/27/2013McArdle Scientists to Hold Research Q&A for Public
9/18/2013Prostate Cancer Research Boosted by $1 Million Grant
9/13/2013Researchers Earn Grants to Study Patient-Centered Care
9/09/2013Researchers Pinpoint Risk of Aggressive Prostate Cancer
7/30/2013UW Researchers Witness New Type of Cell Division, Use it to Battle Cancer
7/11/2013Colleen Curran Selected to Join Global Cancer Task Force
6/19/2013Cai Group Receives Four Awards
6/06/2013Nearly All Wisconsin Counties Fall Short of Cancer-Control Goals
5/16/2013Cai Awarded a R01 Grant on Development of Molecular Imaging Agents
5/07/2013Researchers Find How Key Cancer Switch May Hide from Therapy
4/30/2013Edward F. Jackson Named New Chair of Medical Physics
4/01/2013Researchers Develop More Reliable Prostate Cancer Test
2/25/2013Analytical Trick Could Speed Cancer Diagnosis
2/12/2013UW Experts Say More Focus Needed on Breast Cancer Prevention
2/06/2013Stress is Underreported in Parents of Children with Cancer
2/04/2013Meet Our Researchers - Caroline Alexander
1/22/2013Could Blood Calcium Levels Warn of Ovarian Cancer?
12/18/2012Study Finds Opportunity for End-of-Life Discussions
12/17/2012Cancer Researchers Discover New Form of Cell Division
10/23/2012Blood Chromosome Differences are Linked to Pancreatic Cancer
10/17/2012Cancer Research Team Lands Wisconsin's Only 'Provocative Questions' Grant
10/15/2012Tobacco Research Pioneer Fiore Elected to Institute of Medicine
10/09/2012UWCCC Announces Awards for 6 Investigator Initiated Pilot Studies
9/14/2012Cervical Cancer and Pre-Cancer Cervical Growths Require Single HPV Protein
9/13/2012GE Healthcare to Provide Anticipated $32.9 Million for New Imaging Facility
9/10/2012New Discovery for Controlling Blood Cell Development, Blood Vessel Integrity
7/19/2012Cai Receives 2012 European Association of Nuclear Medicine Award
6/28/2012Kuo Lab Finds New Biomarker for Brain Cancer
6/25/2012School of Medicine and Public Health Mourns Death of Kurt Saupe
6/01/2012Wisconsin Team Reveals Way to Treat Drug-resistant Brain Tumor Cells
5/29/2012Breast Stem Cell Findings - Teamwork Among Receptors and New Pathways
5/21/2012Sleep Apnea Associated with Higher Mortality from Cancer
5/17/2012Hao Hong, PhD wins Prestigious Berson-Yalow Award
5/10/2012Medical Student Colby Cantu Earns Cancer Research Award
4/26/2012Thomas Rockwell Mackie Earns Entrepreneurial Achievement Award
4/03/2012One Compound Detects and Treats Malignant Tumors and Certain Cancer Stem Cells
3/02/2012Share Your Memories of Paul Bertics
2/09/2012Recipients of 2011 UWCCC IIT Awards are Announced
1/10/2012New Investigator Studies Target Alzheimer's, Lung Cancer, Breast Cancer
1/04/2012Burkard to Use Partnership Grant for Studies of Aggressive Breast Cancer
1/04/2012Lung Cancer Researcher Awarded Grant to Develop Innovative Treatment
1/04/2012UW Researchers Receive Support from Patients
12/27/2011Brace, Undergraduates' Invention Places 2nd In National Competition
12/06/2011Bresnick to Head Hematology Society's Red Blood Cell Group
11/21/2011Hydrogen Peroxide Provides Clues to Immunity, Wound Healing, Tumor Biology
11/21/2011New Evidence Links Virus to Brain Cancer
11/16/2011Wisconsin Institutes for Medical Research - The Story Continues
11/14/2011UW Researcher Pursuing Alternate Prostate-Cancer Vaccine
10/24/2011Anti-Parasitic May Prevent Non-Melanoma Skin Cancers
10/20/2011Cancer Researchers Study 'Scrambler Therapy' for Pain Relief
9/15/2011Burnside Awarded $1.3 Million Grant to Improve Breast Cancer Diagnosis
9/15/2011Waclaw Szybalski Looks Back on Crowded, Stellar Career
8/18/2011UW-Madison Expert: Cancer Rates Show It's Time for Global Asbestos Ban
8/04/2011UW Carbone Cancer Researcher Receives $1 Million Award
7/19/2011Walk Away From Cancer Event Benefits UW Carbone Cancer Center
6/29/2011Study Finds Few Unintended Consequences of Smoke-Free Law
6/10/2011Quality Bio-Specimens Available to Researchers
5/31/2011Emery Bresnick Earns MERIT Award from National Institutes of Health
5/31/2011Waclaw Szybalski Receives Prize from Polish President
5/23/2011Andreas Friedl Appointed Chair of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
5/20/2011Oncologist Yongna Xing Named Shaw Scientist
5/19/2011Faculty Q&A: Paul Bertics
5/18/2011Richard Chappell Appointed President of Society for Clinical Trials
4/26/2011Astronomy Technique Could Help Assess Deadly Melanomas
4/20/2011Worm Studies Shed Light on Human Cancers
4/19/2011Biomedical Emphasis a Big Economic Winner for Wisconsin
3/22/2011Proteins in a Leukemia-Causing Complex Act Independently and Collectively
3/09/2011Medical Physics Spinoffs Continue to Benefit Wisconsin
3/01/2011Arrangement of Connective Tissue Predicts Breast Cancer Prognosis
2/09/2011Stress Over Children's Cancer Impacts Parents' Mental Health
2/08/2011Colombia Integrates Palliative Care into Public Health
2/04/2011New Induced Stem Cells May Unmask Cancer at Earliest Stage
2/04/2011Research Shows How Complex Enzyme Relevant to Cancer Forms and Works
1/24/2011Hospitality Industry Performed Well After Wisconsin Smoking Ban
12/23/2010Jamaican Government Endorses Pain & Palliative Care
12/23/2010UWCCC Announces Awards for 16 Investigator Initiated Trials
12/20/2010Ana Martinez-Donate Named Outstanding Woman of Color in Education
12/15/2010Partnership Funds Three Grants Through New Investigator Program
12/14/2010Wisconsin Smoking Ban Has Improved Indoor Air Quality by More Than 90 Percent
12/01/2010Age at First Pregnancy Associated with Breast Cancer Risk
11/18/2010Pain Relievers: Group Wages a Global Battle to Help Desperate Cancer Patients
11/11/2010Carbone Cancer Center Team Awarded Grant to Study Brain Tumor Treatment
11/09/20102008 Global, Regional and National Opioid Consumption Statistics Now Available
10/25/2010Wisconsin Cancer Researcher Wins Era of Hope Scholar Award
10/15/2010Saudi Ambassador Learns About Brain Tumor Research at UW-Madison
10/04/2010Funds to Help Advance Development of Production Method for Medical Isotopes
9/23/2010Gynecology Oncology Fellowship Program Approved for Five Years
8/04/2010Fotis Asimakopoulos Joins Hematology/Oncology Faculty
8/04/2010Rowley Named Chair, Appointed International Visiting Professor
6/30/2010Arzoomanian Promoted to Associate Director
6/28/2010UW Carbone Cancer Center Remembers Dr. Ray Brown
6/22/2010Lymphoma Research Advances at UW Carbone Cancer Center
6/11/2010UW-Madison Researchers Find New Subtype of Breast Cancer
5/24/2010UW Researchers: Stress Causes Poor Mental Health in Parents of Kids with Cancer
4/14/2010Researchers Honored for Prostate Cancer Research
4/07/2010'The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks' Chosen for Go Big Read Program
3/25/2010UW-Madison Part of Consortium Addressing Cervical Cancer in Hmong Women
3/10/2010Oncology Professor Among UW-Madison Kellett Award Winners
2/11/2010Researchers Exploring Vitamins, Nutrients for Cancer Prevention
2/09/2010$1.2M NIH Grant Awarded for Microwave Ablation for Targeted Cancer Therapy
2/09/2010Pickardt and Smith Awarded $2.7M Grant
2/03/2010Kammer named Wisconsin Speech Language Pathologist of the Year
1/25/2010Drugs May Shut Down Several Epstein-Barr Virus-Induced Diseases
12/14/2009American Family Children's Hospital Offers Specialized Treatment of Neuroblastoma
12/08/2009Wisconsin Study Ties Lower Hormone Use to Fewer Breast Cancer Cases
11/13/2009'Cross-Talk' Mechanism Contributes to Colorectal Cancer
11/13/2009African-American Men at Higher Risk of False Positives in Prostate Testing
11/11/2009McArdle Cancer Symposium Honors Howard Temin
11/10/2009UW Researchers Eliminate Cervical Cancer in Mice with FDA-Approved Drugs
9/18/2009UW Cancer Researcher Takes Leadership Role with Oncology Group
9/09/2009Building Awareness of Inflammatory Breast Cancer
7/30/2009UW-Madison Researchers Find New Location for RNA Degradation
7/22/2009UW Dermatologist: High SPF Not Always Better for Sun Protection
6/30/2009New MRI Technique Could Mean Fewer Breast Biopsies
6/16/2009Mehta is a Top Teacher of Radiation Oncology
6/09/2009The Future of Prostate Cancer Screening
5/21/2009James Shull is New Chair of Oncology
4/01/2009Proactive Fertility Preservation
3/09/2009Secondhand Smoke Still Prevalent in Wisconsin Workplaces
3/04/2009Unusual Compound Seeks and Destroys Cancerous Tumors
1/22/2009Uncorking a Wine-Related Cancer Treatment

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