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  • Pumping the Positivity

    Pregnant and just diagnosed with a second case of breast cancer, Liz Tague found expert care at Rutgers Cancer Institute and Saint Barnabas Medical Center, where doctors determined that a proton therapy regimen was the best option for her. Read more

  • $3.1 Million Grant Supports Exploration of Immune Response to Cancer Mutations 

    Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey investigators collaborate on translational research. Learn more

  • Pre-Diagnosis Stress Linked to Poor Quality of Life in Black Breast Cancer Survivors

    Investigators recently determined the association of pre-diagnostic allostatic load, a composite measure of cumulative physiological stress, with health-related quality of life in female African American and Black survivors of the disease. Learn more

  • $50K Grant Supports Exploration of Treatment for Liver Cancer

    Kristen Spencer, DO, MPH and X.F. Steven Zheng, PhD, have received a $50,000 award to help identify a potential treatment for patients with hepatocellular carcinoma. Learn more

  • $1.6M NCI Grant Supports ‘RUYES’ Youth Education Program

    A $1.6 million NCI grant to Rutgers Cancer Institute will support the Rutgers Youth Enjoy Science (RUYES) Program, which aims to increase the diversity of the biomedical, cancer research workforce through a comprehensive learning experience. Learn more

  • Let's Beat Breast Cancer Together

    Visit our resource center for more information on breast cancer. Learn more

  • #ASTRO20: Studying Relapse Patterns in Pediatric Hodgkin Lymphoma

    Rutgers Cancer Institute and Children’s Oncology Group researchers have determined response-based consolidation with modern radiation therapy is safe and effective in high-risk pediatric Hodgkin lymphoma patients. Read more

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  • Patient Care

    From doctor to nurse to social worker and others, our comprehensive team guides both patient and family through their cancer journey. Learn more

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  • Clinical Trials

    As one of the National Cancer Institute’s designated cancer centers, the Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey provides access to the latest medicines through clinical trials. 
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  • Research

    Cancer research is one of the pillars of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey. Our physician-scientists engage in innovative techniques to unlock the mysteries of cancer, helping to make unique advances in the field.

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Indian woman in hospital gownIndian and Pakistani Women Diagnosed with More Aggressive Breast Cancer at Younger Age
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diverse young adults wearing masksStudying Patterns of Relapse in Pediatric Hodgkin Lymphoma using a Response-Based Therapy Approach
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young black girl in lab coat at bench with lab equipmentRutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey Awarded $1.6M for Rutgers Youth Enjoy Science (RUYES) Program for Underrepresented Youth and Educators
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black woman with pink boxing glovesDisparities in Triple Negative Breast Cancer
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diagnostic image of mammogramThe Future of Breast Cancer Care is Here
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middle aged black womanPresence of Cumulative Physiological Stress Prior to Diagnosis Linked to Poor Health-Related Quality of Life in African American and Black Breast Cancer Survivors
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View Cancer Connection
Our published magazine

Cancer Connection magazine

View October 2020's Cancer Connection Monthly