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Dartmouth-Hitchcock Norris Cotton Cancer Center: an NCI Comprehensive Cancer Center. Advanced cancer research & patient-centered care.
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Norris Cotton Cancer Center: an NCI Comprehensive Cancer Center. Advanced cancer research & patient-centered care.

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A large, randomized study at 11 U.S. hospitals including Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center found that vitamin D and calcium supplements fail to protect against developing colorectal #cancer.

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Women who visit mammography facilities with higher total interpretive volumes are more likely to benefit from screening, according to a new study published in the Journal of Medical Screening. Research shows such facilities are significantly more likely to diagnose invasive tumors with good prognoses.
#breastcancer  

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Join us in two weeks as our experts in #cancer care and #research team up to share new information about #breastcancer
Before you come, learn more about our Comprehensive Breast Cancer program at: http://cancer.dartmouth.edu/pf/cancer_care/breast.html
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A new season of #Cancer #GrandRounds kicks off tomorrow! 
Watch live/archived broadcasts at: http://cancer.dartmouth.edu/hp/grand_rounds_recorded.html
Follow us on Twitter (http://www.twitter.com/cancerdartmouth) as we live tweet!
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Accurately determining HER2 status in patients with #breastcancer is a critical prognostic and predictive factor, and identifies patients who may benefit from treatment with anti-HER2 therapies.
#cancer  

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Good morning from one of our "neighbors," who was greeting employees as they walked from Lot 20 to the East Entrance of Dartmouth-Hitchcock yesterday morning.

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At Dartmouth’s Norris Cotton Cancer Center (NCCC), investigators have teamed up with oncologists to make genetic profiling of tumors clinically actionable. 
http://cancer.dartmouth.edu/about_us/article/34500 #cancer  
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Known for their role in tumor cell systems, monocytic myeloid-derived suppressor cells hold significance in suppression of immune responses during infectious diseases.
#cancer  

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Investigators from harnessed #genomic data to discover that the previously identified E2F4 signature in #breastcancer can be utilized to predict prognosis and response to therapy in #bladdercancer.
#cancer #research 

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As we celebrate Cancer Survivors Week, we're sharing the story of Merle Schotanus: an 84-year-old and two-time cancer survivor who is participating in a Prouty Page for The Friends of Norris Cotton Cancer Center cycling route he has dubbed the "Octogenarian 20." http://cancer.dartmouth.edu/focus/man_on_mission.html #cancer #cancersurvivor 
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