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    For First Time, Colorado Directly Funds Cancer Research

    Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper signed a bill giving approximately $1.7 million annually to University of Colorado Cancer Center for cancer research.

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    Obstacles of curing cancer

    Sean Parker, founder of the music file-sharing service Napster and the founding president of Facebook,…

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    Tim Byers, MD, MPH: “Problems with Prevention”

    There will be no “Byers Principle” that summarizes the career of Tim Byers, MD, MPH, he says, but we at the University of Colorado Cancer Center think he is wrong. The “Byers Principle” will be one of research excellence and the deep and honest humanity of a life spent focused on preventing the suffering of disease.

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    Chronic inflammation of obesity, autoimmune conditions leads to imbalanced blood system and potential cancer risk

    Eric Pietras, PhD, shows that chronic exposure to an inflammatory “emergency” signal, interleukin-1, causes blood-forming bone marrow stem cells to produce cells needed to fight infection and repair injury, but at the expense of their own ability to self-renew and maintain a healthy blood system.

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    CU Cancer Center hires program co-leader for prevention and control

    Cancer research and education programs in the state of Colorado will take a leap forward…

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Tim Byers, MD, MPH: “Problems with Prevention”

There will be no “Byers Principle” that summarizes the career of Tim Byers, MD, MPH, he says, but we at the University of Colorado Cancer Center think he is wrong. The “Byers Principle” will be one of research excellence and the deep and honest humanity of a life spent focused on preventing the suffering of disease.

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WASHINGTON - NOVEMBER 28: Jack Andraka speaks after receiving Smithsonian Magazine's first annual American Ingenuity Award for youth achievement on November 28, 2012 in Washington, DC. The awards honor nine groundbreaking individuals in technology, performing and visual arts, natural and physical sciences, education, historical scholarship, social progress, and youth achievement. (Photo by Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images for Smithsonian Magazine)
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University of Colorado Cancer Center doctor receives NCCN Young Investigator Award

The National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) Foundation recently recognized five promising young cancer investigators, including…

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The University of Colorado Cancer Center on the Anschutz Medical Campus. (Photo by Casey A. Cass/University of Colorado)