• WVU cancer researchers well-represented at prestigious meeting

    Congratulations to members of the WVU Cancer Institute and Cancer Cell Biology Program who made six presentations at the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Annual Meeting in New Orleans, April 16-19. The AACR is the authoritative source of information about advances in the causes, diagnosis, treatment and prevention of cancer.

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  • WVU Cancer Institute - Prevention & Control staff invited to cancer event at UN

    WVU Cancer Institute - Prevention & Control staff invited to cancer event at UN

    February 4th was World Cancer Day. This year Cancer Prevention and Control’s WV Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening Program (WV BCCSP) Health Information Specialist and cervical cancer advocate, Shelly Dusic, was invited to join public health leaders from around the world as the Every Woman Every Child initiative hosted the event “Towards a Cervical Cancer Free World” at the United Nations (UN) in New York. Read Full Article

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  • Vandalia-Con: Saving the Mothers of Invention Steampunk Convention to benefit Bonnie’s Bus

    Vandalia-Con: Saving the Mothers of Invention Steampunk Convention is West Virginia’s first Steampunk Convention and all proceeds from this unprecedented family-friendly event happening May 27-29 in Parkersburg will go to the Bonnie Wells Wilson Mobile Mammography Program (Bonnie’s Bus).  This program reaches women in West Virginia in need of breast health information and cancer screening services, and no woman over 40 is turned away regardless of ability to pay.

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  • WVU researcher receives $1.7 million award to fight cancer

    WVU researcher receives $1.7 million award to fight cancer

    A West Virginia University researcher has been awarded $1.7 million to conduct research into how immunotherapy can strengthen the body’s own defenses to improve treatment for breast and lung cancers.

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  • WVU Cancer Institute - Prevention & Control staff invited to cancer event at UN

    WVU Cancer Institute - Prevention & Control staff invited to cancer event at UN

    February 4th was World Cancer Day. This year Cancer Prevention and Control’s WV Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening Program (WV BCCSP) Health Information Specialist and cervical cancer advocate, Shelly Dusic, was invited to join public health leaders from around the world as the Every Woman Every Child initiative hosted the event “Towards a Cervical Cancer Free World” at the United Nations (UN) in New York. Read Full Article

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