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 UNC Lineberger gears up for Victory Ride to Cure Cancer

UNC Lineberger gears up for Victory Ride to Cure Cancer

The V Foundation for Cancer Research hosted a launch party for its Victory Ride to Cure Cancer, a newly created charity cycling event that will take place in the Triangle next May and will benefit Duke Cancer Institute, UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, and the Wake Forest Baptist Health Comprehensive Cancer Center, as well as breakthrough cancer research nationwide.

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Radiation oncology researchers present at ASTRO

Radiation oncology researchers present at ASTRO

Nearly 30 UNC Lineberger studies were featured at the American Society for Radiation Oncology’s 2017 Annual Meeting was held in San Diego Sept. 24-27.

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To improve melanoma treatment, researchers look to block deletion of ‘self-reactive’ immune cells

To improve melanoma treatment, researchers look to block deletion of ‘self-reactive’ immune cells

UNC Lineberger researchers led by Maureen Su, MD, report on a potential new way to fight melanoma by blocking one of the immune system’s checks and balances.

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Details of how cells 'release the brakes' on division revealed

Details of how cells 'release the brakes' on division revealed

In a new study led by UNC Lineberger member Michael J. Emanuele, PhD, researchers discovered details of one way that cells release their brakes to allow replication and division to proceed.

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