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DEADLINE: Tuesday, JANUARY 12, 2021 The SSO is accepting proposals for the 2021-2023 Clinical Investigator Award (CIA) and the 2021 Young Investigator Award (YIA) through Tuesday, January 12, 2021. The purpose of these awards is to promote patient-o...

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The 9th Annual Symposium on Global Cancer Research will be held virtually March 10-11, 2021, as a satellite meeting to the 12th Annual Consortium of Universities for Global Health (CUGH) Global Health Conference. The Symposium is organized through...

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This is to announce that the 8th Annual Symposium on Global Cancer Research (ASGCR2020) will take place on Friday, April 17, 2020, preceding the 11th Annual Consortium of Universities for Global Health Conference in Washington DC. The them...

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Up to 300 African scientists are converging in Accra, Ghana, this week to map out progress of a multi-million, multi-country and multi-year genomic research programme to increase understanding of how human genes and the environment are contributing ...

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Hands-on training on Whole Genome, Microbiome and Metagenomics Sequencing on Illumina NextSeq 500 ...

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Current ACCME Newsletter | Volume 2 Issue 1 Key Articles in this issue; Notes from the Principal Investigator About ACCME Cervical cancer prevention through HPV vaccination Persistent High-risk HPV infection and cervical cancer ...

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Theme – We can. I can. Taking place under the tagline ‘We can. I can.’, World Cancer Day 2016-2018 will explore how everyone – as a collective or as individuals – can do their part to reduce the global burden of cancer. Just as cancer...

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Women’s religion, culture and where they live may influence their choice of cervical cancer screening methods ACCME researchers in Nigeria have shown that women’s religion, culture and where they live determines what they know about cervical can...

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HPV may cause cancer of mouth and throat. Cancer in the region of the Head and Neck (also called HPV-related oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma (OPSCC)) in men and women is another type of cancer, other than cancer of the cervix, that is associat...

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Screening for HPV infection alone is adequate in the detection of cervical cancer. In a recent publication in the Journal of National Cancer Institute (JNCI), researchers showed that an HPV test alone could be used for cervical cancer screening inst...

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