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  • 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

  • A Different Type of Recovery Effort

    Involved in 9/11 recovery efforts, Marcus Rivera was concerned when a benign but potentially debilitating tumor was found at the base of his skull. Non-invasive gamma knife surgery done by experts at Rutgers Cancer Institute and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital has him back on track. Read more

  • Welcoming the New Chief of Bone Marrow Transplant and Cellular Therapies

    Ira Braunschweig, MD, has been appointed as chief, Section of Transplant and Cell Therapy at Rutgers Cancer Institute, chief of the Transplant and Cell Therapy Service of the RWJBarnabas Health Oncology Service Line, and director for Cell Therapy and Bone Marrow Transplantation at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, an RWJBarnabas facility. Learn more

  • Study Shows Treatment of Precancerous Lesions in those with HIV Reduces Anal Cancer Risk by Half

    Rutgers Cancer Institute researcher Dr. Mark H. Einstein, led trial recruitment at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School – one of 25 national participating sites. Results published in the ‘New England Journal of Medicine.’ Read more

  • Rutgers-led Team Given $25 Million to Study Cancer Cachexia

    Rutgers Cancer Institute’s Dr. Eileen White leads global CANCAN team with Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory and Weill Cornell Medicine to address late-stage cancer condition. Read more

  • Give to the 2022 Patient Relief Fund Drive 

    Many people facing cancer treatment find themselves overwhelmed by the costs of care—all at a time when they should be focusing on healing and receiving lifesaving treatment, close to home. Help ease a patient’s burden with a gift today to the Patient Relief Fund. Learn more

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  • Lifestyle Changes are a Major Factor in Preventing Cancers

    July is Health Promoting Lifestyles for Cancer Prevention Month, and while you can’t change risk factors such as age or genetics, other risk factors for cancer including healthy lifestyle choices are within your control. Learn more

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    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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    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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healthy foods on a heart shaped plateLifestyle Changes are a Major Factor in Preventing Cancers
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text reading Sarcoma on futuristic backgroundAnswers from an Expert: Sarcoma, the Forgotten Cancer
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illustration of digestive systemExploring Radiation-Induced Toxicities from a Nursing Perspective
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Dr. WhiteRutgers Cancer Institute Research Leader Eileen White Named Rutgers Board of Governors Professor of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
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doctor and patient sitting at tableANCHOR Study shows Treatment of Precancerous Lesions in Individuals Living with HIV Reduces Anal Cancer Risk by Half
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Dr. WhiteRutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey and its Top Research Leader Dr. Eileen White Selected to Lead Global Cancer Grand Challenges Team Taking on Cancer Cachexia
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