Big Ideas in Cancer: A Philadelphia Public Education Event

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The AACR and Philadelphia Media Network co-hosted an event in January entitled, “Cancer Precision Medicine: Big Ideas in Research, Treatment, and Prevention,” which featured six Pennsylvania cancer center directors on a stage together for the first time.

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With Push to Advance Cancer Research, Technology Plays Vital Role in Vice President Biden’s Cancer Initiative

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Whether cures for cancer are realized through personalized medicine, cancer vaccines, immunotherapy, or a combination of these or other developments, the panelists in Davos confirmed that the technology that allows researchers to collaborate will play a leading role.

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Leading Cancer Experts Comment on the Cancer Initiative in the State of the Union Address

WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 12:  President Barack Obama delivers his State of the Union address before a joint session of Congress on Capitol Hill January 12, 2016 in Washington, D.C.  In his final State of the Union, President Obama reflected on the past seven years in office and spoke on topics including climate change, gun control, immigration and income inequality. (Photo by Evan Vucci - Pool/Getty Images)

Editor’s Note: Several prominent American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) leaders have shared their reactions to President Obama’s Jan. 12 State of the Union address with the news media and …

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