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Arti Gaur laboratory

Accelerating Innovations for Cancer

Launched in 2020, the Dartmouth Innovations Accelerator for Cancer is turning research concept into action.

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Ivy Wilkinson-Ryan, MD

Know the Signs, Take Charge of Your Health: Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health Webinar to Address Women’s Reproductive Cancers

Gynecologic oncologist Ivy Wilkinson-Ryan, MD, to take questions from participants

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Audrey H. Calderwood, MD, MS

D-H research team approved for $32.7 million for study on colorectal cancer screening in older adults

A research team led by Audrey H. Calderwood, MD, MS has been approved for a $32.7 million funding award by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute for a large study on colonoscopy vs. stool-based testing for older adults.

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Courtney Stevens and Mary Chamberlin

Supporting Breast Cancer Recovery with Science

Researchers learn what women need during recovery from breast cancer treatment, through clinical trials.

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Breast Health Education 2021

Breast Health Education Series, Wednesdays in October

This October, experts from Norris Cotton Cancer Center will hold a weekly virtual Breast Health Education Series.

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Chemotherapy

Rare Gene Mutations Lead to Greatly Increased Risk of Fatal Chemotherapy Toxicity

New study shows the extent to which patients who have certain gene mutations are at risk of fatal toxicity from chemotherapies are commonly used to treat colorectal and other cancers.

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Childhood cancer

Addressing Childhood Cancer in New Hampshire

The state of New Hampshire has set aside funds for childhood cancer research and initiatives.

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Jichang Han, BS

Graduate Student in Cancer Research is First at Dartmouth to Receive Prestigious NCI Award

PhD candidate Jichang Han receives Predoctoral to Postdoctoral Fellow Transition Award from the National Cancer Institute to support transition to an independent career in cancer research.

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lymph node T cells

Norris Cotton Cancer Center Researchers Find Immune Cells That Guard Frequent Site of Cancer Spread

Researchers in the laboratory of Mary Jo Turk, PhD, have spent the past year studying immunity to metastatic cancer within lymph nodes.

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Devon Fortier, BSN, RN, treats a patient at Dartmouth-Hitchcock’s Norris Cotton Cancer Center (NCCC), where she was treated for leukemia as a young child.

Once a Childhood Cancer Patient at Norris Cotton Cancer Center, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Oncology Nurse is Paying It Forward

Devon Fortier became certified in chemotherapy administration almost 16 years to the day from her final chemo infusion.

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