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UT Southwestern targets rising rates of kidney cancer with four-pronged attack funded by National Cancer Institute

Aug 05, 2016 - PR Newswire

´┐ŻBolstering its progress in addressing the rising threat of kidney cancer, theKidney Cancer Program at UT Southwestern Medical Center's Harold C. Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center has received $11 million in funding from the National Cancer Institute (NCI). Kidney cancer currently has no method of early detection and is particularly challenging to treat.

The highly competitive Specialized Program of Research Excellence (SPORE) award from the NCI is the first for kidney cancer research ...