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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.

News & Communications

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Recent News

Undergraduate students selected to join Kansas State University cancer research teams

Dec. 5, 2018 - The Johnson Cancer Research Center at K-State has selected 35 students to participate in its undergraduate research mentoring and award program. read more

Johnson Cancer Research Center mourns passing of former director, university distinguished professor of biology Rob Denell

Nov. 28, 2018 - Rob Denell, university distinguished professor emeritus of biology and former director of the Johnson Cancer Research Center, passed away Friday, Nov. 23, 2018, in Kansas City, Kan. Per Denell’s wishes, no traditional services are planned. full announcement and link to obituary

Kansas State University launches Center of Excellence for Pancreatic Cancer Research

Nov. 19, 2018 - The Johnson Cancer Research Center at K-State has launched a Center of Excellence for Pancreatic Cancer Research. The center has three areas of focus: cancer detection, drug discovery and studies involving in-vivo techniques and magnetic resonance imaging. read more

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Learn more about K-State's bold new vision to become an NCI-Designated Basic Laboratory Cancer Center.