Pancreatic Cancer

Pancreatic cancer will be second-leading cause of cancer death by 2030

Date Visible: 
Monday, May 19, 2014 - 11:15

A new analysis projects that pancreatic cancer will be the second-leading cause of cancer death in the United States by 2030, behind lung cancer.

Simeone named upcoming chair of Pancreatic Cancer Action Network scientific board

Date Visible: 
Friday, August 7, 2015 - 09:30

Diane Simeone, M.D., director of the Pancreatic Cancer Center at the University of Michigan, was recently named the upcoming chair of the National Scientific and Medical Advisory Board for the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network.

Rhim receives award from Doris Duke Foundation

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Wednesday, July 15, 2015 - 14:45

Andrew D. Rhim, M.D., assistant professor of gastroenterology, received a 2015 Clinical Scientist Development Award from the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation to advance research on pancreatic cancer.

U-M researchers get $1.5M grant to develop customized pancreatic cancer treatment

Date Visible: 
Thursday, January 22, 2015 - 15:45

Researchers at the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center have received a grant from the Lustgarten Foundation worth $1.5 million for a project focused on using a pancreatic cancer patient's blood sample to determine the best treatments.

What makes pancreatic cancer so aggressive? New study sheds light

Date Visible: 
Thursday, January 15, 2015 - 09:15

New research helps explain why pancreatic cancer is so lethal, with fewer than a third of patients surviving even early stage disease.

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