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World Cancer Day 2016

The global cancer epidemic is huge and is set to rise. Currently 8.2 million people die from cancer worldwide every year, out of which 4 million are premature deaths (aged 30 to 69 years). Cancer…

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GBM AGILE: A Patient’s Perspective

Speech by AFCR Founder and CEO Dr. Ba Sujuan at the Beijing GBM AGILE Press Conference    (21 January, 2016) Brain cancer patients are remarkably courageous. So are their caregivers, families and friends. The financial and…

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Male Smokers More Likely to Lose Y Chromosomes

By Gunjan Sinha   If cancer, heart disease, and emphysema weren’t bad enough, male smokers may have another thing to worry about: losing their Y chromosomes. Researchers have found that smokers are up to four times…

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“United Dream, Shared Success” 2013 Chinese Clinical Oncology Advances Awards Announced

From China Medical Tribune In January 2014, "2013 Chinese Clinical Oncology Advances Awards " organized by China Medical Tribune (CMT) and the Chinese Society of Clinical Oncology (CSCO) has finalized the top researches from China…

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2012 AFCR-USCACA Scholar Excellence Award

On September 7, 2012, the Asian Fund for Cancer Research and the US Chinese Anti-Cancer Association(USCACA) jointly awarded five outstanding young Chinese cancer researchers the 2012 AFCR-USCACA Scholar Excellence Award. Chinese researchers and physicians are being increasingly recognized…

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