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2019 Archive

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Massey Postdoctoral researcher receives prestigious research fellowship

Catherine Vaughan, Ph.D., was recently awarded an American Association of Cancer Research (AACR)-AstraZeneca Fellowship in Lung Cancer Research at this year’s AACR annual meeting. Vaughan was just one of three postdoctoral scientists to receive this distinguished award.

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Massey researcher studies protein found in cancer cells and platelets to inform the treatment of chronic inflammatory diseases

VCU Massey Cancer Center researcher “Eddie” Wook-Jin Chae, Ph.D., studies a protein found in blood cells that inhibits tissue injury repair in hopes of informing the development of a novel antibody for the treatment of chronic inflammatory diseases such as cancer and asthma.

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Recipe corner: summer potato salad and vinaigrette fruit sundae

July has arrived and cookouts are in full swing! Check out these healthy and tasty alternatives to traditional cookout recipes.

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Massey endorses statement to Congress: “We can and must eliminate HPV-related cancers”

VCU Massey Cancer Center joins the Association of American Cancer Institutes (AACI), cancer centers and health organizations nationwide in advocating for the United States to take action toward the elimination of cancers caused by human papillomavirus (HPV) through HPV vaccination and evidence-based cancer screening.

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Massey researcher awarded $5.4 million to investigate novel therapies for liver cancer

Researchers at VCU Massey Cancer Center were awarded $5.4 million in grant funding from the National Cancer Institute (NCI) to investigate the potential for novel therapies to treat hepatocellular carcinoma, the most common type of liver cancer.

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