Upcoming AACR Meeting Focuses on Recent Advances in Pancreatic Cancer Research

Pancreatic cancer is projected to become the second leading cause of cancer mortality in the United States by 2030. The prognosis for this disease remains grim: The overall five-year survival rate is lower than 10 percent, and this rate drops to less than 3 percent if the disease is identified after the cancer has metastasized, a stage at which more than half of pancreatic cancers are diagnosed.

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Powerhouse Collection of Cancer Experts Converge on Capitol Hill to Discuss the Latest in Cancer Research and Precision Medicine

US Capitol Building

Today, the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR), in conjunction with its Fellows of the AACR Academy, Rep. André Carson (D-Ind.), and Rep. David McKinley (R-W.Va.), held a special briefing …

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Video: The Importance of Cancer Research

In this video, some of the best minds in cancer research discuss the need for cancer research and cancer research funding, and explain how all of us can contribute to progress against this terrible disease.

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