Tag: cancer

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  |  1 Comment
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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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Childhood leukemia survivor credits UH Cancer Center

Childhood leukemia survivor credits UH Cancer Center

October 8, 2014  |  Comments
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Quest for a Cure: Progress in Cancer Research shares how research has improved the survival rate and quality of life for cancer patients, including Mari Galiher.

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National bladder cancer clinical trial launched in Hawaii

National bladder cancer clinical trial launched in Hawaii

August 20, 2014  |  Comments
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Charles Rosser leads a UH Cancer Center and Queen’s partnership to research a new drug that could halt recurrence of one of the most prevalent cancers in the U.S.

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Strengthening the UH Cancer Center for Hawaii

Strengthening the UH Cancer Center for Hawaii

January 9, 2014  |  Comments
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The university shares specific steps it is taking to strengthen the management and operations of the UH Cancer Center to ensure its success.

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UH Cancer Center holds Trees by the Sea event

UH Cancer Center holds Trees by the Sea event

December 5, 2013  |  Comments
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University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center holds Trees by the Sea, a two-day holiday event on December 6 and 7.

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UH Cancer Center celebrates new facility

UH Cancer Center celebrates new facility

February 26, 2013  |  Comments
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The six-story, 150-thousand-square-foot UH Cancer Center brings all of the center’s programs and researchers under one roof.

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Denise Evans estate funds ocean and cancer research

Denise Evans estate funds ocean and cancer research

February 19, 2013  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa’s School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology and the UH Cancer Center each receives 1.5 million from the Denise B. Evans estate.

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Public invited to UH Cancer Center grand opening

Public invited to UH Cancer Center grand opening

February 19, 2013  |  Comments
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The UH Cancer Center celebration marks the culmination of a project that was completed $16 million under budget and three months ahead of schedule.

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