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The Institute's comprehensive investigations extend from the earliest phase of basic discovery to the development of new cancer diagnostics, treatment protocols and prevention strategies
Basic, clinical and translational studies into the biology of cancer and the factors that contribute to its onset and growth.
The most sophisticated technologies and research protocols are offered to SCI members through a number of core facilities.
Ongoing seminars allow cancer specialists to share knowledge and foster new collaborations.
Education and professional development designed to train the next generation of cancer researchers and physicians.
The Cancer Clinical Trials Office provides regulatory and administrative services to SCI members conducting clinical trials.
Internal and external sources of support for both established cancer research programs and promising new ideas.
Publications, press releases and news are shared with scientists, physicians, patients and friends of the Institute.
Scientists and physicians from a wide range of disciplines, all dedicated to reducing the burden of cancer.
The 2nd annual Stanford Cancer Institute sponsored showcase for the research accomplishments of graduate students, post doctoral fellows and clinical fellows. Non-Stanford trainees conducting cancer research are also welcome.
Researchers have identified a link between the expression of a cancer-related gene and cell-surface molecules that protect tumors from the immune system.
Over the last 12 years, Eduardo Zambrano has received as many as 1,000 tumor samples from pediatric oncologists in Latin American countries who treat poor, young cancer patients.
Researchers have found evidence that vitamin D suppresses the expression of a gene known to accelerate the growth of breast cancer.