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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
FDA approves genetically engineered potatoes, apples

...touting that as a health benefit, as some studies have shown acrylamide to be a potential carcinogen, though the National Cancer Institute at the National Institutes of Health says scientists "do not yet know with any certainty" whether the substance...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-20/fda-approves-genetically-e
GRU housing to go downtown, plan says

...services, Caughman said. It will also give a building that can help in the university's bid to become a National Cancer Institute-designated Cancer Center, Caughman said."It gets us there faster," Howard said. "It gets us there...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-06/gru-housing-go-downtown-plan
Full mission of GRU's Cancer Center falls under many varied definitions

Over the past two years, much has been made of the GRU Cancer Center's quest to become one of the National Cancer Institute's designated institutions, and that remains important to us.It is not, however, a goal.Designation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-10-12/full-mission-gru
More than 14 million beat cancer odds with more new treatments available

...advances are being threatened by a lack of funding for the National Institutes of Health and specifically the National Cancer Institute, Arteaga said.Since 2010, NIH funding has lost $3.5 billion when compared to inflation and took a big...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-16/more-14-million-survived-can
GRU Cancer Center receives minority grant

...step" toward addressing cancer death disparities and providing better care, the center director said.The National Cancer Institute awarded GRU Cancer Center a $3.2 million grant to become a NCI Community Oncology Research Program Minority...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-05/gru-cancer-center-got-minori
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
GRU researching liver cancer target

...Georgia Regents University Cancer Center said.Dr. Anatolij Horuzsko has a $1.6 million grant from the National Cancer Institute to explore the role of triggering receptor expressed on myeloid cells 1 or TREM-1 in leading to liver cancer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-24/gru-researching-liver-cancer
Across South Carolina

...clinical trials to bring new treatments to the hospital's patients.The grant was one of 53 announced by the National Cancer Institute's Community Oncology Research Program.Gibbs Cancer Center and Research Institution in Spartanburg will also...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-02/across-south-carolina
Targeting treatment

...by a $3.2 million federal grant.The GRU Cancer Center grant was one of only 12 awarded nationally by the National Cancer Institute. The outreach network, called the GRU NCI Community Oncology Research Program Minority/Underserved Community...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-08-07/targeting-treatment