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Johnson Cancer Research Center

Welcome

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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News & Publications

Conquest magazine

Cover of 2021 Conquest magazine

E-Newsletter

Recent News

K-State launches Cancer Research Collaboration of Excellence in Tumor Microenvironment Studies

Dec. 14, 2021 - The Johnson Cancer Research Center at Kansas State University has launched a Cancer Research Collaboration of Excellence in Tumor Microenvironment Studies. The multidisciplinary collaboration will examine how environmental conditions within tumors impact their development, growth and aggressiveness, and apply the findings to improve cancer therapies.  read more

Johnson Cancer Research Center selects 27 students for research training awards

Dec. 10, 2021 - The Johnson Cancer Research Center at Kansas State University has selected 27 undergraduate students for its Cancer Research Award program, which provides faculty-mentored research training and monetary awards.  read more

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Upcoming Events

All events could change due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

 

Pink Up the Pace 5K & Honor Walk - Sat., April 23, 2022

Bill Snyder Highway Half-Marathon & 5K - May 21

4th Annual You'll Never Run Alone 5K - July 23

Country Jam in the Flint Hills: A Live Concert by Nashville recording artist Craig Campbell - Aug. 20, Alma, Kan.

24th Annual Rob Regier Memorial Golf Tournament - Sept. 16

Ride for a Cure - Celebration Event Sept. 17 (more info coming soon)

 

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