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2019 Give to Cure Cancer Year-End Appeal

Dear Friend, The 2019 Give to Cure Cancer Year-End Appeal is now underway. It’s your chance to make this year’s campaign the most successful ever. This past year, we continued to fund several promising cancer research programs. With support from loyal donors like you, excellent progress has been made in…...

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Nerves could be key to pancreatic cancer spread

A couple of molecules that nerve cells use to grow during development could help explain why the most common pancreatic cancers are so difficult to contain and for patients to survive, a new study led by Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center researchers suggests. The findings could lead to new ways to…...

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What promising cancer research may go unfunded this year… unless you help?

I am writing today to ask for your 2019 Annual Fund renewal gift to the Asian Fund for Cancer Research, and your decision is absolutely crucial! Right now, talented scientists are waiting for funding to pursue potentially life-saving research projects. Generous friends like you will help determine which investigations will…...

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Support Cancer Research

Our tireless fight against cancer is nothing without you. You see, we rely almost exclusively on the individual generosity of people like you for the dollars to fund our innovative cancer research programs. AFCR does not accept government grants or rely on pharmaceutical corporate dollars to fund our cutting-edge science…...

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Bracing for the ups and downs of biotech

There is a lot of excitement in our market over the new rules we introduced earlier this month to welcome new economy and pre-revenue biotech companies. We’ve already had several companies express interest in listing under the new rules, and we’ve heard a lot of positive things from investors who…...

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Three thyroid cancer drugs approved for NHS in England

Anne Li                                                                                      March 11th, 2018   Three thyroid…...

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News digest – ‘mini tumours’, thyroid drugs, 100,000 Genomes Project, and… do superfoods prevent cancer?

Anne Li                                                                                     March 11th, 2018   This week, Cancer…...

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Millennials top obesity chart before reaching middle age

Anne Li                                                                                     March 11th, 2018   More than seven…...

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Does losing weight reduce the risk of cancer?

Anne Li                                                                                     March 11th, 2018   Obesity is the…...

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Food industry told to cut calories to tackle obesity

Anne Li                                                                                     March 11th, 2018   A plan to…...

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