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Johnson Cancer Research Center

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The fight starts here! Kansas State University faculty members conduct basic and translational cancer research that leads to improved prevention, diagnostics and treatments, while also training the next generation of scientists.

Research
Nearly 90 research teams demystify cancer from many angles.

Education
Students are trained to be the next generation of scientists.

Outreach
Information and resources help people understand and fight cancer.

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Coach Bill Snyder holding up Fighting for a Cure shirtJoin Coach Snyder and many others in celebrating K-State's fight against cancer with a Fighting for a Cure shirt or hat!   #HelpKStateFightCancer

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Conquest magazine

Cover of 2021 Conquest magazine

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Recent News

Eighth annual Fighting for a Cure Day Oct. 16

Aug. 25, 2021 - Celebrate Kansas State University's fight against cancer with a Fighting for a Cure shirt, and wear it to the home football game, or anywhere, Saturday, Oct. 16, for the eighth annual Fighting for a Cure Day. read more

K-State engineering team leads study to improve cancer immunotherapy treatment

Aug. 4, 2021 - Immunotherapy can leverage the body's immune system to fight cancer. Although excellent responses have been observed in some patients, many do not benefit. Punit Prakash, in Electrical and Computer Engineering, has received NSF funding to study the monitoring of cancerous tumors' immune states in order to assess immunotherapy interventions to fight tumors. read more

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