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UH Cancer Center receives $2.44 million national grant

UH Cancer Center receives $2.44 million national grant

September 20, 2012  |  Comments
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UH Caner Center’s James Turkson receives $2.44 million NIH grant to develop therapies against the cancer-inducing Stat3 protein.

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New satellite facility in operation and more in the news

New satellite facility in operation and more in the news

September 14, 2012  |  Comments
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A new satellite communication facility that will help improve local weather and ocean forecasts is among the UH programs and people highlighted in news coverage over the past week.

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Four receive Weinman Innovator Award

Four receive Weinman Innovator Award

August 31, 2012  |  Comments
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University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center researchers Sandi Kwee, Maarit Tiirikainen, Linda Wong and Min-Ae Song receive $50,000 to conduct further research into liver cancer.

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Cancer research earns cover story and more in the news

Cancer research earns cover story and more in the news

July 6, 2012  |  Comments
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UH mesothelioma findings on the cover of a leading cancer research publication is among the news coverage highlights from the past week.

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Cancer center receives NCI designation renewal

Cancer center receives NCI designation renewal

June 29, 2012  |  Comments
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The UH Cancer Center has been awarded a five-year renewal of its National Cancer Institute designation.

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A new target identified in treating mesothelioma

A new target identified in treating mesothelioma

May 18, 2012  |  1 Comment
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UH Cancer Center’s Haining Yang found a new target gene for treating mesothelioma in early stages.

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New Appointments

New Appointments

March 6, 2012  |  Comments
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Jodi Leong joins the University of Hawaiʻi System and Herbert Yu joins University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center.

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UH technology will be commercialized

UH technology will be commercialized

March 6, 2012  |  Comments
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Three technologies developed by UH researchers will be commercialized by the Honolulu-based Pono Corporation.

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T-shirt design contest aims to beat skin cancer

T-shirt design contest aims to beat skin cancer

February 18, 2012  |  3 Comments
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The University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center and Xcel holds contest to help Hawaiʻi youth prevent skin cancer.

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Mutation makes anti-cancer protein a tumor booster

Mutation makes anti-cancer protein a tumor booster

November 22, 2011  |  Comments
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A cancer inhibitor can also trigger tumor development according to surprising new UH Cancer Center findings.

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