Cancer in the Crescent City: The AACR Hosts a Community Event to Talk About Cancer in Louisiana

New Orleans, LA - The AACR 2016 Annual Meeting - Attendees during the Community Education Event at the American Association for Cancer Research Annual Meeting here today, Saturday April 16, 2016. More than 18,000 physicians, researchers, health care professionals, cancer survivors and patient advocates are expected to attend the meeting at the New Orleans Ernest Morial Convention Center. The Annual Meeting highlights the latest findings in all major areas of cancer research from basic through clinical and epidemiological studies. Photo by © AACR/Scott Morgan 2016 Contact Info: todd@medmeetingimages.com Keywords:

Many things come to mind at the mention of New Orleans—jazz, Cajun food, po’ boys, and French-inspired houses with ornate wrought-iron railings. But the Crescent City is located in Louisiana, …

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Vice President Joe Biden Speaks at the AACR Annual Meeting 2016

New Orleans, LA - The AACR 2016 Annual Meeting - Vice President Joe Biden speaks during the Closing Plenary Session at the American Association for Cancer Research Annual Meeting here today, Wednesday April 20, 2016. More than 18,000 physicians, researchers, health care professionals, cancer survivors and patient advocates are expected to attend the meeting at the New Orleans Ernest Morial Convention Center. The Annual Meeting highlights the latest findings in all major areas of cancer research from basic through clinical and epidemiological studies. Photo by © AACR/Todd Buchanan 2016 Contact Info: todd@medmeetingimages.com Keywords:

Vice President Joe Biden spoke at the AACR Annual Meeting 2016 about the importance of breaking silos and promoting collaborations among academics and between academia and industry to bring treatments to cancer patients faster.

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AACR Annual Meeting 2016: Exciting Immunotherapy Advances Confirm Long-term Benefit, Offer Hope for More Cancer Types

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Immunotherapy was one of the hottest topics at last year’s AACR Annual Meeting, and this year the trend is continuing. Among the presentations on immune checkpoint inhibitors was a study …

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