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Georgia Regents University | The Augusta Chronicle

...master facilities plan that takes into account important new pieces, such as creating the state?s second National Cancer Institute-designated Cancer Center will also be completed. The Board of Regents voted in 2012 to include $45 million...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/education/colleges-and-univers
Leukemia diagnosis floored me only temporarily

...a farm boy. I worry about people who have worse diseases than mine.You can learn about leukemia from the National Cancer Institute at cancer.gov/cancertopics/wyntk/leukemia.Next week, I'll explain why I think chemotherapy is no...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-13/leukemia-diagnosis-floored-me
Immunotherapy promising for cancer

...fourth of the melanoma patients who received Yervoy are still seeing a benefit more than four years later and the National Cancer Institute tweeted that some melanoma patients have been in remission more than 10 years after immunotherapy. Yale Cancer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-06-18/immunotherapy-promising-canc
New drug starts at GRU Cancer Center

...That kind of niche expertise will be important when the GRU Cancer Center seeks to be designated by the National Cancer Institute as a Cancer Center because the NCI looks at how a cancer center is contributing in unique and constructive ways...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-28/new-drug-starts-gru-cancer-c
Worth every penny

...The cancer center allocation would spur the Medical College of Georgia's efforts to bring a much-coveted National Cancer Institute designation to Augusta. The effect of that would be immense. Research money would come to Augusta, and with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-05-13/worth-every-penny
Georgia Regents University liver cancer vaccine promising

...Research Alliance Distinguished Vaccine Investigator at the cancer center, has a $1.6 million grant from the National Cancer Institute to further refine his vaccine approach against hepatocellular carcinoma, which the American Cancer Society...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-29/georgia-regents-university-l
GRU Cancer Center a 'go' without SPLOST, official says

...construction beginning in early 2015.But ultimately the center will be part of a larger effort to create the second National Cancer Institute-designated Cancer Center in the state of Georgia and the cancer fundraising therefore has a much loftier goal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-21/gru-cancer-center-go-without
GRU had 'productive year,' Azziz says

...ability to provide cancer care, for our ability to be recognized across the region and the state but also for (National Cancer Institute) designation." GRU would then have the state's second NCI-designated Cancer Center, along with Winship...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-04-10/gru-had-productive-year-azzi
An enduring gift

...state funds to construct new research and clinical facilities as part of a drive to create the state's second National Cancer Institute-designated Cancer Center.The prestigious designation, which brings national recognition and increased funding...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-02-20/endurng-gift
Masters Tournament commits $6 million for new cancer facility, children's camp

...match needed to build the facility. It is part of a drive to make the GRU cancer center the state's second National Cancer Institute-designated Cancer Center, behind Winship Cancer Institute at Emory University, but Georgia's first at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-02-18/masters-tournament-commits-6