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29 Jan, 2013, 11:27 ET Dr. Alex Matter Awarded 2013 Szent-Gyorgyi Prize for Progress in Cancer Research

 The National Foundation for Cancer Research (NFCR) announced today that Dr. Alex Matter has been awarded the 8th Szent-Gyorgyi Prize for...


07 Dec, 2012, 14:55 ET Tips to Reducing Holiday Stress from the National Foundation for Cancer Research

 The holidays are filled with joy and quality time with family, but often stress can come along with it. Studies have shown the risk of getting...


24 Jan, 2012, 13:05 ET Chinese Scientists Zhen-Yi Wang and Zhu Chen Awarded 7th Annual Szent-Gyorgyi Prize for Progress in Cancer Research

The National Foundation for Cancer Research announced today that Dr. Zhen-Yi Wang and Dr. Zhu Chen have been awarded the 7th annual Szent-Gyorgyi...


08 Mar, 2011, 08:05 ET 6th Annual Szent-Gyorgyi Prize for Progress in Cancer Research Awarded to Beatrice Mintz, Ph.D.

The National Foundation for Cancer Research (NFCR) announced today that Beatrice Mintz, Ph.D. has been awarded the 6th Annual Szent-Gyorgyi Prize...


28 Feb, 2011, 14:47 ET The 6th Annual Albert Szent-Gyorgyi Prize for Progress in Cancer Research Award Ceremony

The Albert Szent-Gyorgyi Prize for Progress in Cancer Research, one of the most prestigious awards in the field of cancer research, will be awarded...


22 Dec, 2010, 13:28 ET National Foundation for Cancer Research Releases Top 15 Healthy Holiday Tips and Cancer-fighting Cookbook

Enjoy the season's meals without the guilt this year. The National Foundation for Cancer Research (NFCR) is continuing to help you make healthy...


29 Sep, 2010, 16:43 ET Research Verifies Traditional Chinese Medicine Breakthrough for Mainstream Cancer Treatment

Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) often has been regarded as an "alternative" therapy, as to which "mainstream" physicians or scientists have been...


13 May, 2010, 13:42 ET 6th Annual Szent-Gyorgyi Prize for Progress in Cancer Research Now Accepting Nominations

The National Foundation for Cancer Research (NFCR) is accepting nominations for its annual science prize in honor of co-founder, Nobel Laureate...


16 Mar, 2010, 11:20 ET 5th Annual Szent-Gyorgyi Prize for Progress in Cancer Research Awarded to Peter K. Vogt, Ph.D., The Scripps Research Institute

The National Foundation for Cancer Research announced today that renowned scientist Peter K. Vogt, Ph.D., Professor in the Department of Molecular...


19 Sep, 2008, 01:00 ET InhibOx and The National Foundation for Cancer Research Launch Powerful Computational Drug Screening Tool

BETHESDA, Md., Sept. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Foundation for Cancer Research (NFCR), a Bethesda-based leading cancer research charity in...