• Low-Cost Lung Cancer Screening Now Available

    Lung cancer remains the leading cause of cancer-related death in the United States.  Aiming to promote the early detection of this disease, Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey has partnered with Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital and University Radiology to offer $99 lung cancer screenings for those who meet the criteria. Learn more

  • Slave to the Stick No More

    If you or someone you know has had a tough time quitting smoking, the Tobacco Dependence Program can help. The program offers resources to help you kick the habit for good. Learn about one woman’s inspiring story in the latest issue of ‘Cancer Connection’ magazine. Read more

  • Creating a Path to
    New Targeted Therapies

    Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey in collaboration with University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center will embark on a mission to develop innovative clinical trials. Thanks to a $4.25 million grant, the initiative aims to provide patients with access to more ‘personalized’ treatments. Read more

  • Identifying New Treatments with Genomic Analysis

    Research from Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey shows genomic profiling identifies alterations in tumors that can be associated with targeted treatments for rare and poor prognosis cancers. Preliminary results are being presented at the American Association for Cancer Research annual meeting.
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Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey Researcher Awarded Grant to Identify New Treatments for Aggressive Breast Cancers
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Genomic Analysis Yields Abnormalities Associated with Targeted Treatments in Rare and Poor Prognosis Cancers
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Genetic Regulator Identified as Possible Treatment Target in Melanoma
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