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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 100 labs are demystifying cancer from many angles.

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

Outreach
Cancer information and resources are provided to the public.

Fighting, ever fighting, for a cure!

Coach Snyder holding 2019 shirt

Get the 2019 Fighting for a Cure shirt to support cancer research and education at Kansas State University and honor the K-State family's cancer survivors and researchers! Thanks for your support! #HelpKStateFightCancer

Or, if you want to skip the shirt but support the Fighting for a Cure campaign, you can donate here and have your gift doubled by an anonymous donor! The Fall 2019 campaign will support K-State's Center of Excellence for Pancreatic Cancer Research.

News & Publications

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Newsletter

Recent News

Undergraduate Students selected to join cancer research teams

Dec. 13, 2019 - The Johnson Cancer Research Center at Kansas State University has selected 42 students to participate in its undergraduate research mentoring and award program, which promotes student participation in laboratory research. read more 

Dr. Sherry Fleming to serve as Johnson Cancer Research Center director

Nov. 22, 2019 - The College of Arts and Sciences announces Dr. Sherry Fleming, biology, as the new director of the Johnson Cancer Research Center. read more

K-State cancer research team receives $2 million from NSF to develop better treatments for glioblastoma and other cancers

Oct. 30, 2019 - K-State researchers, in collaboration with researchers at the University of Texas Medical Branch, have received $2 million in funding from the National Science Foundation Emerging Frontiers in Research and Innovation program to conduct fundamental studies on new treatments for glioblastoma and other cancers. read more

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