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Johnson Cancer Research Center

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The Johnson Cancer Research Center’s multidisciplinary faculty researchers and students are working hard to unravel the complexities of cancer. With the support of many generous donors, the center is taking a leading role furthering the understanding of cancers by funding K-State cancer research and supporting higher education, training, and public outreach. Our goal is to discover the foundational knowledge needed to advance the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of cancer, while striving to improve cancer-related research and education, provide scholarships and fellowships, enrich the student experience, and inform the public about cancer and cancer research.

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Project exploring elevated cancer cases in Lincoln, Russell counties

WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) - Two counties in northern Kansas have a prevalence of cancer cases that is among the highest in the state, specifically colorectal and lung cancer. This leads to a K-State research project to explore possible links and provide insights to the communities. https://www.kwch.com/2024/02/07/project-exploring-elevated-cancer-cases-lincoln-russell-counties/

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