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Tribune editorial Hatch’s effort for cancer patients will go on

Nov 20, 2018 - The Salt Lake Tribune

In the fight to cure cancer, the heavyweight is the United States government. No entity has invested more in research to identify, treat and avoid it.

And so it is for the University of Utah’s Huntsman Cancer Institute. Donations from the Huntsman family and others were combined with the university’s braintrust of medical researchers to establish an institute that would be a premier facility in the nation for both research and clinical care.

That, in turn, brought in more top sci...