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Nov 18, 2014, 07:05 ET
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Karmanos Cancer Institute honored by Michigan Cancer Consortium with Spirit of Collaboration Award

 The Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute was recognized by the Michigan Cancer Consortium with the 2014 Spirit of Collaboration Award for its...

Oct 14, 2014, 15:42 ET
Nearly 40,000 fans filled Comerica Park for the Detroit Tigers 2014 Pink Out the Park in partnership with the Karmanos Cancer Institute to raise awareness of breast health. Fans had the opportunity to write the name of a loved one on pink placards, supporting someone going through the breast cancer fight or in honor of someone who lost their battle. The enthusiasm for the Detroit Tigers was electric and the support expressed by fans for all those touched by breast cancer was inspiring...

Detroit Tigers Pink Out the Park hits a home run

 When it comes to raising breast health awareness that benefits our community, the Detroit Tigers hit it out of the ballpark. That's exactly...

Oct 01, 2014, 10:25 ET
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Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University enhance commitment to cancer care, research

The Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute (KCI) and Wayne State University (WSU) have reaffirmed their commitment to promoting excellence in cancer...

May 07, 2014, 07:05 ET
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Karmanos Cancer Center specialists test Google Glass to promote better patient care

Doctors with the Head and Neck Oncology Multidisciplinary Team at the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Center are using Google Glass to enhance...

Jan 02, 2014, 07:05 ET
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Karmanos Cancer Institute's 32nd Annual Dinner April 26, 2014

Pernilla and Dan Ammann Chair Signature Event Join the celebration and help save lives by participating in the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer...

Apr 30, 2013, 18:14 ET
The Susan G. Komen Detroit Race for the Cure, locally presented by the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute is Saturday, May 18, 2013 at Comerica Park in Detroit. Call 1-800-527-6266 to register.  (PRNewsFoto/Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute)

Register for the 22nd Annual Komen Detroit Race for the Cure®, May 18, and help move us closer to a world without breast cancer

Register now for one of the most inspirational experiences in metro Detroit – the 22nd Annual Susan G. Komen Detroit Race for the...

Apr 11, 2013, 07:05 ET
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Auction of First 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Convertible brings Donations to over $2.2 Million to-date toward Karmanos Cancer Institute's Annual Dinner

 The Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute's Annual Dinner, April 20, has already raised more than $2.2 million toward its $2.5 million goal,...

Feb 28, 2013, 10:57 ET
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Karmanos Cancer Center doctors named to prestigious Best Doctors in America® List

 More than 90 physicians affiliated with the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Center have been named to the Best Doctors in America ® List for...

Feb 04, 2013, 07:05 ET
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GM Foundation Donates $400,000 to Cancer Research

Kim and Mark Reuss to Chair Karmanos Cancer Institute's 31st Annual Dinner April 20 The General Motors Foundation donated $400,000 for the...

Jan 17, 2013, 13:25 ET
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Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute receives grant from Farrah Fawcett Foundation to establish patient assistance fund

The Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Center has received a $25,000 grant through the Farrah Fawcett Foundation to establish the Farrah Fawcett Fund for...

May 29, 2012, 13:59 ET
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Karmanos Cancer Center receives HealthGrades' 2012 Outstanding Patient Experience Award

 The Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Center is among 332 hospitals nationwide to receive HealthGrades' 2012 Outstanding Patient Experience...

Apr 30, 2012, 13:35 ET
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Karmanos Cancer Institute's 30th Annual Dinner raises nearly $1.7 Million to Benefit Cancer Care

Most Successful Annual Dinner in Karmanos Cancer Institute's History  The Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute's 30th Annual Dinner...

Mar 29, 2012, 15:53 ET
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Karmanos Cancer Center Dedicates Dresner Family Clinic

 The Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Center dedicated its new Joseph Dresner Family Clinic for Hematologic Malignancies & Stem Cell...

Mar 26, 2012, 07:11 ET

Custom 45th Anniversary Chevrolet Camaro to be Auctioned April 6

100% of Proceeds to Benefit the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute The first 45th Anniversary Chevrolet Camaro Convertible, VIN...

Jun 17, 2011, 09:28 ET
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Karmanos Cancer Institute's Partners Honors Kid Rock & Kid Rock Foundation at 18th Annual Partners Golf Classic, Night Events

Karmanos Partners, a group of young, hands-on volunteers dedicated to raising money for the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute, is honoring Kid...

Jun 09, 2011, 15:24 ET
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Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Center Receives National Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ by HealthGrades

The Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Center was among 339 hospitals nationwide, and the only hospital in metropolitan Detroit, to receive HealthGrades'...

Jun 06, 2011, 08:05 ET
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Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute Receives Award of Excellence from Health Care Weekly Review

The Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute was selected the winner of the 2010 Award of Excellence in the Specialty Hospitals category by Health...

Apr 20, 2011, 11:54 ET
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Free Oral, Head & Neck Cancer Screening offered May 13 at the Karmanos Cancer Center

10 Minutes of Preventative Cancer Screening that can Help Save Lives The Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Center in Detroit will be conducting free...

Apr 06, 2011, 08:00 ET
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Karmanos Researchers Identify Novel Pathway in Lung Cancer To Make Chemotherapy More Effective

Abstract # 5537 Scientists at the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute in Detroit today presented a study at the American Association for Cancer...

Apr 05, 2011, 08:00 ET
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Karmanos Scientists Explore Role of Tumor Suppressor Gene in Inhibiting Prostate Cancer Cell Metastasis

Abstract # 3359 Scientists at the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute in Detroit today presented scientific findings at the American...