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Johnson Cancer Research Center

Welcome

The fight starts here! From nanoparticles and stem cells to antioxidants and drug discovery, Kansas State University faculty are conducting the basic and translational cancer research that leads to improved prevention, diagnostics and treatments, as well as training future scientists.

Research
Scientists in 90 laboratories are demystifying cancer.

Education
Students are training to be the next generation of researchers.

Outreach
Cancer information and resources are provided to the public.

2014 Conquest magazine

This annual magazine showcases exciting cancer research being conducted by faculty and students at K-State.

Newsletters
K-State researchers' promising brain cancer treatment featured in NSF video

 
K-State undergraduate student cancer researcher named Goldwater Scholar

Apr. 2, 2014 - Kansas State University student Christine Spartz, Ellington, Conn., a junior in chemistry working with Dr. Christer Aakeröy, is one of the university's two newest Barry M. Goldwater scholars. K-State news release

First-generation Latina student (and cancer researcher) from Dodge City overcomes obstacles to earn college degree

Dec. 13, 2013 - Graduation day December 14 will be a day of triumph for Pamela Maynez. The Dodge City native, a first-generation college student (and a cancer researcher), will graduate magna cum laude with bachelor's degrees in chemistry and biochemistry. K-State news release

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