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2/24/2015University of Wisconsin to Test 'Breakthrough' Pediatric Leukemia Treatment
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
1/07/2015How "Sleeping Beauty" is Helping Researchers Understand Cancer
12/19/2014Talking to Cancer Patients During the Holidays
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
10/27/2014Bone Marrow Transplant Group Launched in Partnership with Gilda's Club Madison
10/27/2014Controlling the Costs of Cancer Care
9/02/2014Paul Lambert Named Chair of Oncology, McArdle Labratory
8/20/2014Undergraduate in Kuo Lab Has Historical Paper Published
8/15/2014New Cancer Panel at UW Hospital and Clinics Personalizes Treatment
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
6/16/2014UW Carbone Cancer Center Summit Addresses Barriers to Vaccination
6/11/2014New Tumor-Targeting Agent Images and Treats Variety of Cancers
6/04/2014YWCA Honors Laurel Rice as a 'Woman of Distinction'
6/03/2014Andy North and Friends Raise Nearly $1 Million for Cancer Center
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
5/07/2014Dane County African Americans Have High Cancer Rates
4/30/2014Relationships with Study Staff Matter to Rural Patients
4/01/2014New Treatment for Growing Cancer Concern
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
2/03/2014Trivia Night with Andy North Raises More than $15,000 for Cancer Research
1/31/2014UW Researchers Use Astronomy to Follow Cancer-Causing Virus
1/30/2014Florida Man Comes to UW Hospital for Robotic Surgery
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
10/29/2013Honoring a Wisconsin Hero at the Carbone Cancer Center
10/23/2013A Cancer WISH
10/23/2013Dr. Terry Oberley, Cancer Researcher dies at 67
10/22/2013Patient- and Family-Centered Cancer Care
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
9/12/2013"Sparkle of Hope" Features Activist Actress Laura Clark Hansen
9/09/2013Researchers Pinpoint Risk of Aggressive Prostate Cancer
9/03/2013Band Together to Beat Cancer
8/29/2013The Role of Humor in Cancer Treatment
8/22/2013UW Carbone Cancer Center Director Steps Down, Interim Director Named
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
6/26/2013Cai Group Awarded $720K ACS Grant
6/19/2013Cai Group Receives Four Awards
6/07/2013Andy North and Friends Raise $1 Million for UW Carbone Cancer Center
6/06/2013Nearly All Wisconsin Counties Fall Short of Cancer-Control Goals
5/18/2013Tory Miller: The Farmers' Market Chef Offers a Different Slice
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
3/25/2013UW Hospital Pioneers Gynecological Surgery Which Permits Cancer Staging
2/25/2013Analytical Trick Could Speed Cancer Diagnosis
2/25/2013Strike Against Cancer
2/12/2013Test Predicts Thyroid Cancer and Leads to Surgery for Three Siblings
2/12/2013UW Experts Say More Focus Needed on Breast Cancer Prevention
2/06/2013Stress is Underreported in Parents of Children with Cancer
2/05/2013Andy North Hosts Trivia Night for UW Carbone Cancer Center
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
10/23/2012Two Faculty Featured on Big Ten Network's 'Forward Motion'
10/17/2012Cancer Research Team Lands Wisconsin's Only 'Provocative Questions' Grant
10/15/2012A WISH for Women with Cancer
10/15/2012Learning About Sexual Health After Cancer
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
8/27/2012Putting the Puzzle Together: UW Cancer Center Fall Symposium
8/27/2012Reasons to Get Screened: Studies Show Virtual Colonoscopies Effective
8/07/2012Cancer Survivors on the Catwalk
7/19/2012Cai Receives 2012 European Association of Nuclear Medicine Award
7/16/2012UW Hospital and Clinics Named Top Hospital in Wisconsin
6/28/2012Kuo Lab Finds New Biomarker for Brain Cancer
6/25/2012School of Medicine and Public Health Mourns Death of Kurt Saupe
6/12/2012Cancer and the Mind: The Psychology of Diagnosis and Survivorship
6/05/2012Andy North and Friends Raises $1 Million for Carbone Cancer Center
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