Tag: cancer

Fourth graders raise money for breast cancer research in Hawaiʻi

Fourth graders raise money for breast cancer research in Hawaiʻi

June 5, 2015  |  Comments
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The four local girls honor relatives who survived breast cancer, and are the youngest known donors to the University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center.

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Growing rate of liver cancer addressed by first-of-its-kind Hawai‘i cancer team

Growing rate of liver cancer addressed by first-of-its-kind Hawai‘i cancer team

May 14, 2015  |  1 Comment
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A May 22-23 conference will draw liver cancer experts to discuss the latest in treatments and research.

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Melanoma survivors share at UH Cancer Center symposium

Melanoma survivors share at UH Cancer Center symposium

May 1, 2015  |  1 Comment
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The University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center held a symposium to discuss the latest in skin cancer treatment, research and prevention.

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Skin cancer symposium hosted by UH Cancer Center

Skin cancer symposium hosted by UH Cancer Center

April 25, 2015  |  Comments
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UH Cancer Center holds public symposium on skin cancer research, treatment and prevention.

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Physician honored for commitment to scientific research and medicine

Physician honored for commitment to scientific research and medicine

March 3, 2015  |  Comments
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UH Cancer Center Professor Jeffrey Berenberg honored with the American College of Physicians’ Laureate Award.

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Rare cancer found in Nevada likely caused by asbestos in nature

Rare cancer found in Nevada likely caused by asbestos in nature

February 12, 2015  |  Comments
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UH Cancer Center researchers found that southern Nevada counties show high proportions of women and younger residents with an aggressive cancer commonly found in older men exposed to asbestos.

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Local family’s gift will fund pancreatic cancer research in Hawaiʻi

Local family’s gift will fund pancreatic cancer research in Hawaiʻi

January 28, 2015  |  Comments
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Alison Brown-Carvalho donates $50,000 towards UH Cancer Center pancreatic cancer study.

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E-cigarette use by Hawaii teens is nearly triple national average

E-cigarette use by Hawaii teens is nearly triple national average

December 16, 2014  |  2 Comments
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A new UH Cancer Center study found that Hawaiʻi teens are taking up e-cigarette use at higher rates than their mainland counterparts.

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Cancer from asbestos caused by more than one cell mutation

Cancer from asbestos caused by more than one cell mutation

December 8, 2014  |  1 Comment
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UH Cancer Center researchers investigate cancer cell mutation in malignant mesothelioma

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$3.8 million awarded to advance cancer trials for underserved populations

$3.8 million awarded to advance cancer trials for underserved populations

October 13, 2014  |  1 Comment
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The UH Cancer Center and The Queen’s Medical Center NCI grant supports cancer clinical trails for Hawaiʻi’s minority and underserved population.

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