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AFCR CEO Featured as ‘Scientist Trailblazing the Transformation’

Recently, Asian Foundation for Cancer Research Founder and CEO, Sujuan Ba, was featured in the series Profiles in Success as a Scientist Trailblazing the Transformation. In the interview, Dr. Ba highlights her path from determined…

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The Urgency of Advancing Cancer Research

As the world’s concerns over the COVID-19 pandemic dominate our thoughts, there is a much greater threat—cancer—that claims the lives of 9.9 million people just in 2020. Unfortunately, the COVID-19 crisis has not only affected…

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Watch Chairman Lance Kawaguchi’s Powerful Video about AFCR

Watch this powerful video to hear how recently appointed AFCR Chairman, Lance Kawaguchi, will help increase AFCR’s growth through digital transformation, and expand funding to early-stage biotechs, innovative research programs that benefit patients, scientists, and…

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Asian Fund for Cancer Research Announces New Chairman

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:7 March 2022 CONTACT:Asian Fund for Cancer ResearchBradley Gillenwater, Senior DirectorE-mail: bgillenwater@afcr.org New Asian Fund for Cancer Research Chairman Lance Kawaguchi Hong Kong – The Asian Fund for Cancer Research (AFCR) has…

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Mushrooms for Cancer Prevention and Mental Wellbeing

Mushrooms are rich in vitamins, nutrients, and antioxidants. Recent research shows that these superfoods may also help guard against cancer. Even though shiitake, oyster, maitake, and king oyster mushrooms have higher amounts of the amino acid ergothioneine…

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