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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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Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health Increases Minimum Wage to $17 per Hour

Responding to labor shortage, health system makes second major minimum wage adjustment in nine months

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D-HH Chief Clinical Officer Edward J. Merrens, MD

D-HH Continues to Adapt to Rapidly Changing Health Care Landscape as COVID-19 Pandemic Rages On

National staffing crisis, pandemic resurgence have increased local impacts; health providers ask for understanding and patience as they make the best, difficult decisions to ensure excellent care

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 Edmond J. Feris, PhD and Michael D. Cole, PhD

Norris Cotton Cancer Center Researchers Win Awards in Promising Pursuit of “Most Wanted” Cancer Target

Researchers have identified a key and overlooked protein interaction that could lead to effective treatments for many cancers

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D-HH Answers Questions about Third COVID-19 Vaccine Dose for Immunocompromised People

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) authorized the use of a third dose of the Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines for immunocompromised people, with the third dose to be administered at least 28 days following the first two doses.

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The 40th Prouty Raises $4 Million

Prouty community reaches record-breaking fundraising goal for 40th year

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Norris Cotton Cancer Center Earns National Accreditation

Dartmouth’s and Dartmouth-Hitchcock’s Norris Cotton Cancer Center Earns National Accreditation from the Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons

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Norris Cotton Cancer Center Researchers Discover How a Plant Virus Activates the Immune System Against Cancer

Immunology researchers led by Dartmouth and Dartmouth-Hitchcock’s Norris Cotton Cancer Center (NCCC) have identified pathways through which cowpea mosaic virus, a plant virus that does not infect mammals, is recognized by the immune system.

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Experts to Address Childhood Cancer Concerns in New Hampshire - June 10, 2021

Dartmouth-Hitchcock, Geisel School of Medicine, and State, Regional and National Cancer Experts Partner to Present the New Hampshire Childhood Cancer Conference June 10, 2021

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