Call for Nominations: Cheers to the New Year 2019 Awards

Nominate your colleagues by Nov. 25 to acknowledge and honor the outstanding work of those involved in cancer care.

UFHCC Cancer Research Showcase

The UF Health Cancer Center is proud to present the 2nd Annual Cancer Research Showcase! November 15-17th, 2018, we will host 10 K-awardees from across the nation. The main symposium will be held on Friday, November 16th, beginning at 9:00am.

BMT Reunion 2018

UF Health hosted its 16th Bone Marrow Transplant Reunion, which is held every two years to bring together transplant survivors, their families, caregivers and donors.

Cancer Research Conference for Science Teachers

On July 18-19, the University of Florida Health Cancer Center hosted its inaugural conference for science teachers that highlighted current cancer research and important cancer topics.

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UF awarded grant to establish a cancer health equity center

UF awarded grant to establish a cancer health equity center

October 25, 2018

The National Cancer Institute has awarded a five-year, $16 million grant to establish a cancer health equity center at the University of Florida and partner institutions.

UF researchers discover new use of stem cells that could clear path for immunotherapy in brain cancer

UF researchers discover new use of stem cells that could clear path for immunotherapy in brain cancer

October 17, 2018

University of Florida Health brain cancer researchers have discovered a new use of stem cells that could clear a revolutionary pathway to making immunotherapy drugs effective in treating brain cancer.

UF brain cancer investigators lead bold initiative with top peers to advance new treatments

UF brain cancer investigators lead bold initiative with top peers to advance new treatments

September 17, 2018

For more information, please contact: Marilee Griffin, margri@ufl.edu or 352-273-7891.

Novel drug inspired by a marine natural product offers new approach to treat pancreatic cancer

Novel drug inspired by a marine natural product offers new approach to treat pancreatic cancer

September 10, 2018

A novel drug candidate based on a marine natural product discovered 20 years ago could be the basis for a new approach to treating pancreatic cancer, according to University of Florida researchers,...

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