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Why Giving to Cancer Research Matters

Why Giving to Cancer Research Matters That simple yet powerful statement is supported by these compelling facts: more than 15 million Americans are living with cancer, and 67 percent of them survive at least five years after diagnosis, according to National Cancer Institute estimates. As the mortality rate from cancer has declined steadily for the […]

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One and a Half Million Grant in Scientific Partnership with Conquer Cancer

$1.5 Million Grant in Scientific Partnership with Conquer Cancer, the ASCO Foundation Will Fund Innovative Immunotherapy Cancer Study at Wilmot Cancer Institute CHICAGO, IL – Gateway for Cancer ResearchSM (Gateway), a nonprofit organization dedicated to funding transformational early-phase cancer research, in partnership with Conquer Cancer®, the ASCO Foundation, is pleased to announce the recipient of the inaugural […]

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Next Frontiers in Precision Oncology Meet Dr. Laura Agresta

Next Frontiers in Precision Oncology… Meet Laura Agresta, MD Laura Agresta, MDAssistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics and Human Development, Michigan State UniversityFellow, Precision Cancer Therapeutics, Clinical Pharmacology and Predictive Medicine, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center Precision oncology aims for cures that are more effective and less toxic than conventional therapies by targeting the biological pathways […]

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New Decentralized Grants Program Advances Cancer Research in the COVID-19 Era

New Decentralized Grants Program Advances Cancer Research in the COVID-19 Era Gateway Blog – When COVID-19 struck this past spring the world seemed to stop. Country by country, state by state, we went into global quarantine to contain the pandemic’s spread while frontline health care workers and first responders battled to save lives. The pandemic severely […]

Cancer News

Mobile Technology and Telemedicine

Gateway for Cancer Research Announces New Grant Program for Clinical Trials Informed by Mobile Technology and Telemedicine Applications Now Being Accepted for Decentralized Studies That Bring Clinical Trials Directly to Patients CHICAGO, IL – Gateway for Cancer ResearchSM (Gateway), a nonprofit organization dedicated to funding transformational early-phase cancer research, is excited to announce the launch of […]

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How Moles Turn Into Melanoma

How Moles Turn Into Melanoma People with more moles are more likely to develop melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer. However, why a formerly benign mole changes into cancer has remained much of a mystery. Also up for debate was whether or not an “intermediate” stage exists (the stage between a normal mole and […]

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Gateway to Oz

Gateway to OZ CHICAGO (October 18, 2017) – Gateway for Cancer Research (Gateway) founder Richard J Stephenson and Dr. Stacie J. Stephenson announce world-renowned entertainment for the annual Cures Gala, “Gateway to OZ,” beginning at 5:00 p.m. on November 18, 2017 in the Grand Ballroom at McCormick Place, 2301 South King Drive, Chicago. The Emerald City-worthy event will rock with […]

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Gateway for Cancer Research to Announce Significant Funding Opportunity at Gateway to Hope Event

Gateway for Cancer Research to Announce Significant Funding Opportunity at Gateway to Hope Event RECEPTION SHOWCASES NEW PARTNERSHIP TO ADVANCE INNOVATIVE CLINICAL TRIAL RESEARCHCHICAGO, IL – Gateway for Cancer Research (Gateway), a non-profit organization dedicated to funding transformational cancer research, will host “Gateway to Hope,” an annual reception held in conjunction with the American Society of Clinical […]

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Gateway for Cancer Research Announces Scientific Partnership with Conquer Cancer The ASCO Foundation

Gateway for Cancer Research Announces Scientific Partnership with Conquer Cancer The ASCO Foundation $1.5 MILLION “GATEWAY DISCOVERY GRANTS” TO FUND TRANSFORMATIONAL CLINICAL CANCER RESEARCH CHICAGO, IL (June 3, 2019) Gateway for Cancer ResearchSM, a non-profit organization dedicated to funding transformational cancer research, announces a scientific partnership with the Conquer Cancer Foundation of the American Society of […]

Living Better with Cancer, Blog Articles

The Dangers of Googling Your Cancer Diagnosis

The Dangers of Googling Your Cancer Diagnosis If you’re diagnosed with cancer, let’s be honest. One of the first things you’re probably going to do is get on the computer and “Google” the diagnosis. It’s a fact of 21st-century life. And it’s not an inherently bad idea either. The Internet puts a wealth of information at your […]