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AACR: Advances in cancer research, medical funding allow for ‘phenomenal’ progress

AACR: Advances in cancer research, medical funding allow for ‘phenomenal’ progress
October 17, 2017

Oncology leaders who participated in an American Association for Cancer Research webinar this afternoon highlighted several advances in cancer research and emphasized the importance of robust medical research funding.

Webinar participants also provided updates on the seventh annual AACR Cancer Progress Report, released last month. The report — titled “Harnessing Research Discoveries to Save Lives” — provided a snapshot of cancer progress this year, and also offered recommendations to increase public understanding and advocate for increased federal funding.

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