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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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NCI Renews Comprehensive Cancer Center Designation for NCCC

The cancer center is one of only 51 centers in the United States—and the only one located outside a major urban area—to have this prestigious designation.

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10 Things You May Not Know About Multiple Myeloma

Multiple myeloma is one of several types of blood cancer. Here are 10 things you may not know about this relatively rare cancer.

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10 Things You May Not Know About Gallbladder and Bile Duct Cancer

Although considered rare, gallbladder and bile ducts cancers will still affect more than 10,000 people in the U.S. this year. Here are 10 facts you may not know about these diseases.

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10 Things You May Not Know About Lung Cancer

Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer deaths in U.S. men and women. Here are 10 facts you may not know about this disease.

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Connecting Caregivers to Each Other

A diverse team of specialists from Dartmouth and Dartmouth-Hitchcock are working with current and former serious illness caregivers in the region to design a novel, person-centered peer-to-peer support community.

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10 Things You May Not Know About Gynecologic Cancer

Early detection of signs and symptoms of different types of gynecologic cancer affords the greatest chance for a cure.

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Mary Jo Turk, PhD, Named the O. Ross McIntyre, M.D., Professor

Mary Jo Turk, PhD, conducts pioneering research on the complex interactions between the immune system and cancer.

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Scott Gerber, PhD

Gerber Named the Inaugural Kenneth E. and Carol L. Weg Distinguished Professor

An expert in mass spectrometry and proteomics, Scott A. Gerber, PhD, is the first to hold this newly established professorship given by Kenneth Weg Dartmouth ’60 and his wife, Carol Weg.

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10 Things You May Not Know About Prostate Cancer

About one out of every nine men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer in his lifetime. Here are 10 things you may not know about this type of cancer.

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