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06/16/2016 - 4:00pm

Forbes’ $17.5 million gift to stimulate cancer research

A $17.5 million commitment for cancer research from Madeline and Sidney Forbes of Bloomfield Hills, Mich., will create the Forbes Institute for Cancer Discovery within the U-M Comprehensive Cancer Center.

06/15/2016 - 6:15pm

Bare Your Blues for Father’s Day

For Father's Day give the gift of making a difference and take on prostate cancer by baring your blues and supporting the Blue Boxer Fund for prostate cancer research.
06/15/2016 - 2:00pm

New study explains how very aggressive cancer cells use energy to divide, move

A new study explains how cancer cells use energy to fuel this switch between motion and proliferation. The researchers identified for the first time a connection between a cancer gene that controls motility and how cancer cells metabolize energy to move and divide so quickly.

05/18/2016 - 10:15am

Honors and awards for U-M Cancer Center faculty

University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center faculty receive many awards and honors. Here are some of their most recent accomplishments.

05/18/2016 - 9:45am

The spring 2016 issue of THRIVE is online!

This issue features three patient stories about clinical trials: two immunotherapy and one precision medicine. It also covers Vice President Joe Biden's cancer moonshot and information about symptom management and alternative/complementary therapy.

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