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FINDING CURES TOGETHER<sup>SM</sup>

Cancer Causes: Inheritance, ‘Bad Luck,’ and the Environment

Editor-in-chief of Cancer Today, William G. Nelson, MD, PhD, writes about why some people get cancer while others do not.

AACR in the News

Region struggles with cancer, obesity

​​According to the study published in Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention, the colon cancer death rate in Hampton Roads, specifically southeastern Virginia and northeastern North Carolina, was 9 percent above the national norm.