The American Cancer Society’s Cancer Prevention Study-3 (CPS-3) has officially launched in Berkeley, Charleston, and Dorchester Counties and MUSC is proud to serve as one of the host sites. CPS-3 offers our community the unprecedented opportunity to drive cancer research by participating first-hand in a landmark cancer study that will help researchers better understand the lifestyle, genetic . . . → Read More: MUSC to Host Recruitment for Landmark Cancer Prevention Study
African Americans in South Carolina with early stage non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) are significantly less likely than Caucasians to receive surgical treatment for their disease, thus significantly reducing chances of survival. This reflects a national trend that Hollings Cancer Center at the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) and statewide partners hope to change with . . . → Read More: MUSC Hollings Cancer Center Awarded $1.8 Million Federal Grant for Lung Cancer Study
An $800,000 grant from the National Institutes of Health was recently awarded to Hollings Cancer Center at the Medical University of South Carolina. The funds will support research into how genetics and race affect cancer diagnosis rates, initially focusing on breast and prostate cancers.
The funds will also help establish the South Carolina Cancer Disparities Research Center, a collaboration between researchers from . . . → Read More: $800K Research Grant Awarded to Hollings Cancer Center
Researchers from the Hollings Cancer Center at the Medical University (MUSC) of South Carolina have won a $1.4 million grant from the US Department of Defense to enhance breast cancer research at MUSC. This four-year grant pairs researchers from Hollings and renowned Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas and will establish a training . . . → Read More: MUSC Hollings Cancer Center Wins $1.4 Million Grant for Breast Cancer Research