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Brad Arrick, MD, PhD at Dartmouth-Hitchcock

Genetic Testing for Breast Cancer

Family history remains on the National Cancer Institute’s list of risk factors for breast cancer, but what does it mean when cancer “runs in the family?"

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Christi Ann Hayes, MD and Ken Meehan, MD in clinic with patient, Kim Levitch..

Norris Cotton Cancer Center Launches New Cellular Therapy Program

NCCC treats the first patients with new CAR T-cell therapy.

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Kim Levitch and his wife, Nancy.

Kim Levitch and the Supercharged, Cancer-Killing CAR T Cells

Kim Levitch becomes the first patient at Norris Cotton Cancer Center to undergo the newest cancer immunotherapy, CAR T-cell therapy.

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Early-phase trials team

Clinical Trial of Anti-VISTA Cancer Antibody Therapy Opens for Patient Enrollment

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Norris Cotton Cancer Center leads a new multi-center Phase I in-human clinical trial of anti-VISTA, a therapeutic antibody designed to target a molecule that keeps the immune system quiet against cancer.

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Norris Cotton Cancer Center Receives National Award for Patient Experience

This Press Ganey award recognizes institutions who have maintained consistently high levels of excellence in patient experience over a three-year period.

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Arti Gaur, PhD

Alumni Gifts will Accelerate Innovations in Cancer Prevention and Treatment

Five Dartmouth College alumni and health care investors have committed a total of $1.4 million in gifts to launch the Dartmouth Innovations Accelerator for Cancer.

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Jason Faris, MD

New Grant Will Improve Rural Patient Access to Cancer Clinical Trials

A newly awarded $820,000 grant from The National Cancer Institute (NCI) will allow a team of investigators to increase clinical trial awareness and participation for rural patients.

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Piloting a FLASH Radiotherapy Beam Development for Treatment of Cancer

NCCC researchers achieve conversion of a standard linear accelerator used for delivery of radiation therapy cancer treatment, to deliver a ‘FLASH’ ultra-high dose rate radiation therapy beam in standard patient geometry.

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10 Things You May Not Know about Sarcoma

Sarcomas develop in bones or connective tissues. Here are 10 things you may not know about this uncommon group of cancers.

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Life in Cancer Survivorship: Dia Draper

Four years after completing treatment for colon cancer, Dia Draper reflects on life in survivorship and the complex emotions and changes in life perspective that come along with surviving a serious illness.

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