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  • 50th Anniversary of the National Cancer Act

    Rutgers Cancer Institute in partnership with the NCI celebrate the 50th anniversary of the National Cancer Act. Learn more

  • Breaking Ground on the Future of Cancer Care

    RWJBarnabas Health and Rutgers Cancer Institute, in partnership with the New Brunswick Development Corporation, recently broke ground on the Jack and Sheryl Morris Cancer Center. The 12-story structure will be the state’s first freestanding cancer hospital. Learn more

  • $10M Appropriation from State of NJ for Pediatric Cancer will Help Advance Research and Treatment

    This legislation will support the establishment of the Pediatric Cancer Center at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey, which in partnership with RWJBarnabas Health, is a leader in pediatric cancer research and care. Read more

  • History and Importance of NJ’s First and Only NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center

    Rutgers Cancer Institute Director Dr. Steven Libutti and Founding Director Dr. William Hait discuss what it means to be the first and only NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center in New Jersey in partnership with RWJBarnabas Health. Learn more

  • Meeting Her Match

    With a high-risk form of leukemia, Lael McGrath needed a stem cell transplant. A team effort by Rutgers Cancer Institute, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital and Be the Match helped connect her with a donor from Germany. Learn more

  • Mechanism for Development of Rare Colorectal Cancer Subtype Identified

    Researchers from Rutgers Cancer Institute recently discovered a mechanism to explain what drives the formation of mucinous colorectal adenocarcinoma, and also identified the genes responsible for the regulation of this mechanism. Read more

  • World Cancer Research Day

    This World Cancer Research Day, Rutgers Cancer Institute highlights its researchers and their goal to help individuals fight cancer. Learn more

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  • Patient Care

    From doctor to nurse to social worker and others, our comprehensive team guides both patient and family through their cancer journey. Learn more

    Patient Education Library

    Patient Support Services


    Your cancer care is too important to wait

    Find out how we are keeping our patients and team members safe during this time

  • Clinical Trials

    As one of the National Cancer Institute’s designated cancer centers, the Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey provides access to the latest medicines through clinical trials. 
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  • Research

    Cancer research is one of the pillars of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey. Our physician-scientists engage in innovative techniques to unlock the mysteries of cancer, helping to make unique advances in the field.

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Pediatric Sickle Cell Disease: Common Questions Answered
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Exploring the Impact of Blood Clots in the Veins during Renal Cell Carcinoma Surgery
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headshotAddition of New Hematologist/Oncologist in the RWJBarnabas Health Southern Region will Elevate the Level of Specialty Care in Benign and Malignant Blood Disorder
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illustration of blood cells and cancer cellsBlood Cancer Cures and Care: Addressing Leukemia and Lymphoma
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illustration of thyroid glandFive Facts about Thyroid Cancer
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headshotNew Chief of Thoracic and Head and Neck Medical Oncology Named to New Jersey’s Only NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center
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View Cancer Connection
Our published magazine

Cancer Connection magazine

View September 2021's Cancer Connection Monthly