Category: Comprehensive Cancer Center

NCI Cancer Centers Unite to Get Rid of HPV Cancers

By Michele Sequeira | June 07, 2018
The University of New Mexico Comprehensive Cancer Center has joined the other 69 cancer centers designated by the National Cancer Institute to issue a statement urging increased vaccination for human papillomavirus.
Polly’s Run Races Against Pancreatic Cancer

Polly’s Run Races Against Pancreatic Cancer

By Michele Sequeira | May 17, 2018
Polly’s Run, a fundraiser to support pancreatic cancer research, will take place Sunday, June 3, at Tiguex Park near Albuquerque’s Old Town. The event will feature a 5K run/walk and a Kid’s K. All proceeds benefit the Polly Rogers Pancreatic Cancer Research Fund at the UNM Comprehensive Cancer Center.
Lobo Cancer Challenge Opens Registration

Lobo Cancer Challenge Opens Registration

By Michele Sequeira | April 26, 2018
Registration is underway for the second annual Lobo Cancer Challenge, a combination bike ride and run/walk event to benefit The University of New Mexico Comprehensive Cancer Center.
Viral Trojan Horses

Viral Trojan Horses

By Michele Sequeira | February 28, 2018
Michelle Ozbun, PhD, studies how human papillomavirus gets inside cells.
Lobos Love Pink

Lobos Love Pink

By Alex Sanchez | January 24, 2018
University of New Mexico hoops players are ditching the cherry and silver for a good cause. The men’s and women’s basketball teams will don all-pink uniforms as part of the upcoming “Lobos Love Pink” cancer awareness event.
Hunting for Dark Genes

Hunting for Dark Genes

By Michael Haederle | January 18, 2018
UNM Health Sciences Center Secures Funding for Genome Studies