Our Cancer Research

A national reputation of excellence

Program Overview

West Virginia University Cancer Institute is West Virginia’s premier cancer facility with a national reputation of excellence in cancer treatment, prevention and research. The Scientific Programs within the MBRCC are organized to nurture interactions between basic, clinical and population scientists and are designed to impact on specific health disparities and populations with unique needs within our state.

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Current News

  • Li inducted into AIMBE

    Li inducted into AIMBE

    The American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE) has announced the induction of Bingyun Li, Ph.D., professor and director of Nanomedicine Laboratory, Department of Orthopedics, School of Medicine, West Virginia University, Morgantown to its College of Fellows.

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  • JAMA Oncology features Kanate’s study

    JAMA Oncology features Kanate’s study

    The Journal of the American Medical Association Oncology has featured a study from first author and project lead, Abraham Kanate, M.D.

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  • WVU Cancer Institute to host lung cancer screening March 15

    WVU Cancer Institute to host lung cancer screening March 15

    The WVU Cancer Institute Lung Cancer Screening Program will provide screenings for current and former smokers from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on March 15 at the WVU Medicine outpatient center located at University Town Centre.

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