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    04/23/2014 - 1:00pm

    New target for prostate cancer resistant to anti-hormone therapies

    Prostate cancer becomes deadly when anti-hormone treatments stop working. Now a new study suggests a way to block the hormones at their entrance.

    Researchers from the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center have found that a protein called BET bromodomain protein 4 binds to the hormone androgen receptor downstream of where current therapies work – targeting androgen receptor signaling.

    04/08/2014 - 10:15am

    Michigan Men’s Football Experience with Brady Hoke set for June 4-5

    This is a chance for Maize and Blue fans to get inside Michigan Football like never before. The Michigan Men's Football Experience is a two-day event, June 4-5, championed by Michigan Football Coach Brady Hoke and his coaching staff to benefit the Men of Michigan Prostate Cancer Research Fund at the University of Michigan.

    04/04/2014 - 12:15pm

    Free event highlights latest in breast cancer care, research

    Learn about breast cancer risks (and how you can reduce yours), as well as screening, treatment and the latest research at a free Breast Cancer Summit on Saturday, April 12.

    04/03/2014 - 1:45pm

    U-M Cancer Center to offer free throat cancer screenings April 26

    Throat cancer can take away your voice, your jaw and your ability to swallow food, but it also can be treated if caught early enough. In an effort to do just that, the University of Michigan will offer free throat cancer screenings by appointment on Saturday, April 26.

    03/25/2014 - 10:00am

    25% of breast cancer survivors report financial decline due to treatment

    Four years after being treated for breast cancer, a quarter of survivors say they are worse off financially, at least partly because of their treatment, according to a new study led by University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center researchers.

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