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Confused about the ACA? The Cancer Center's Dr. Robert Winn and Dr. Elizabeth Calhoun took to Chicago's NBC 5 News to break it down!
Post-doctoral traineeship in Cancer Control and Prevention at the Univeristy of Illinois at Chicago!
Congratulations to the Cancer Center's Dr. Maarten Bosland, whose research, concluding that a dietary inclusion of soy does not reduce prostate cancer recurrance, is published in the July 10, 2012 issue of JAMA. Head to our News Bureau, for more information about Dr. Bosland's research.
BPA and Cancer? Find out the connection here, produced by CCP member Gail Prins, PhD, Professor of Urology and Physiology, and Director of Andrology Laboratories.
L-R: Dr. Irfan Ahmad, Dr. Enrico Benedetti, Architect Arturo Vittori, Dr. Pier Cristoforo Giulianotti and Dr. Bill Sanders
The Cancer Center would like to congratulate CCP member Douglas Thomas, PhD, Assistant Professor in Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacognosy, and Jason Hickok, PhD, Visiting Research Assistant Professor in Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacognosy, and their research team on their publication “Nitric Oxide Modifies Global Histone Methylation by Inhibiting Jumonji C Domain-containing Demethylases,” which was selected as the Paper of the Week by the Journal of Biological Chemistry (JBC)!
As selection for the Paper of the Week, the Journal of Biological Chemistry notes, “ “Our editorial board members and associate editors have determined your paper is in the top 2 percent of manuscripts they will review in a year in significance and overall importance. About 50 to 100 papers are selected from the more than 6,600 we publish each year.”
Drs. Thomas and Hickock, also participated in an online JBC journal club chat, available here.
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The NCI's ANNUAL REPORT TO THE NATION ON THE STATUS OF CANCER has been released. See it here.
University of Illinois Hospital and Health Sciences System came in at #6 in Chicago Magazine's Top Hospitals List, with notable mentions for our cancer and urological care. To read the article, click here!
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