Nancy Roach Tells AACR — Get Involved

Watch Nancy Roach tell AACR members and advocates how they can join the effort for cancer research funding. Speaking at the 2011 annual meeting of the American Association for Cancer Research, Nancy said, If public funding for biomedical research matters to you, get involved. Nancy…

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Chung's Novel Hedgehog Pathway Research Benefits from Lisa Fund

The 2011 Fight Colorectal Cancer-AACR Fellowship, in memory of Lisa Dubow, has been awarded to Jon H. Chung, PhD  from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. His proposed research is Hedgehog Pathway Targeted Therapeutics for Metastatic Colorectal Cancer. With the award, Dr. Chung will…

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Improved Stool Screening Test Finds DNA Changes

Too many people avoid colonoscopy.  Too invasive, they say.  Too scary, too risky. There may be an answer for them in an improved stool test that looks for DNA that is changed in both colorectal cancer and some precancerous polyps. Of course, if the stool…

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It's Our Time

Patients, care partners, survivors, advocates . . . everyone.  It’s Our Time! Watch a video about the promise of cancer research — and its urgency — from the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR).

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Lisa Dubow Research Fellows at AACR 2010

Both Dr. Jeffrey Chou and Dr. Yaguang Xi presented research posters at the American Association for Cancer Research annual meeting in Washington this week. Dr. Chou is the 2009 Lisa Dubow Research Fellow, and Dr. Xi received the award in 2008. Dr. Xi’s research found…

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C3 at AACR 2010

C3 Board Chair Nancy Roach and C3 staffer Kate Murphy and were part of the Scientist-Survivor Program at the American Association for Cancer Research 101st Annual Meeting in Washington this week. Nancy was a mentor for a group of patient advocates who were attending AACR…

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Dr. Rona Yaeger Awarded AACR-C3 Fellows Grant

Rona Yaeger, MD is the 2010 Lisa Dubow Research Fellow, receiving the 2010 American Association for Cancer Research – Colorectal Cancer Coalition Fellows Grant. The Award will be made tonight at a special dinner in honor of AACR Fellows Fund grantees. Dr. Yaeger is from…

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