• Combatting a Rare Type of Skin Cancer

    Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey is one of 50 global sites offering a clinical trial exploring treatment for Merkel cell carcinoma – a rare form of skin cancer. Led by Dr. Howard Kaufman, Cancer Institute researchers are examining the drug’s impact on the immune system and its ability to combat cancer cells. Learn more

  • It Takes Teamwork

    The Blood and Marrow Transplant Program at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey recently marked its 1,000th procedure. Read about our team and some of those patients — then and now.
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    Help physicians and researchers at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey continue to perform innovative research and world-class patient care. Help save lives with your generous gift before April 30. Give now

  • It is the Best of Times

    An Ohio woman’s determination to find answers about her rare form of skin cancer led her to an innovative treatment at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey.  Learn more about Carrie Best’s story

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Precision Immunology in Cancer
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Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey Nurses Design Oncology Nursing Fellowship Program
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A Frequent Genomic Alteration is Identified in a Rare Subset of Breast Cancer
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A New Lease on Life for Prostate Tissue
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Drug Resistant Mechanism Revealed for a New Targeted Cancer Therapy
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