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.
Fighting, ever fighting, for a cure!
Get the Fighting for a Cure shirt and wear it Oct. 24, 2020, to support cancer research and education at Kansas State University and honor the K-State family's cancer survivors and researchers!
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Oct. 7, 2020 - The 11th annual Pink Power Luncheon for breast cancer awareness, co-sponsored by Kansas State University's Johnson Cancer Research Center and Susan G. Komen Kansas and Western Missouri, will be presented via Zoom at noon Friday, Oct. 23. The public is invited to this free event. A Zoom account is not required, but registration is required to receive the Zoom link. read more
Sept. 14, 2020 - 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. 24, for the seventh annual K-State Fighting for a Cure Day. Sweatshirts are a new option this year. read more
June 3, 2020 - Private donations helped the Johnson Cancer Research Center award $585,832 to support cancer research and training at Kansas State University in fiscal year 2020. read more
Virtual Pink Power Luncheon - Noon, Fri., Oct. 23, 2020
K-State Fighting for a Cure Day - Sat., Oct. 24, 2020, everywhere
Coach Snyder & 580 WIBW's Wildcat Challenge to Tackle Cancer - throughout football seasonMore events & details