Abramson Cancer Center News

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Penn, Novartis Building Facility to Engineer Cells that Hunt and Destroy Cancer Read more...

Penn and Novartis to Build New CAR-T Development Center on Penn Medicine Campus Read more...

O'Hara Preparing for The Ride to Conquer Cancer

Study of Jewish Women Shows Link to Cancer Without Family History Read more...

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Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Angelina Jolie announced in a New York Times op-ed piece that as a BRCA1 carrier, she had a double mastectomy to decrease her chances of developing breast cancer.

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Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Surgeon general: Stop tanning and save your skin

U.S. Medicare Program Scales Back Hospice Drugs Restrictions

Skin Gel New Ammunition in Fight Against Breast Cancer Read more...

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Research Programs

The Abramson Cancer Center of the University of Pennsylvania supports eleven Research Programs that bring together investigators from 41 departments and 8 University schools. More

Shared Resources

The Cancer Center supports 13 NCI-approved Shared Resources to provide investigators with easy access to state-of-the-art research technology. More

Related Institutes & Centers

The vision and generosity of the Madlyn and Leonard Abramson family give cancer patients greater hope of realizing their dreams for a brighter future. More



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