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KIDS SUPPORTING KIDS “Lights On Broadway!” set for January 28

KIDS SUPPORTING KIDS “Lights On Broadway!” set for January 28

January 12, 2017
Kids Supporting Kids NM was founded to raise funds for alternative medical treatments, like massage and acupuncture, for UNM pediatric cancer patients. Such treatments often aren’t covered by insurance, but can open physical, emotional and psychological doors for improved recovery.
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New Treatment May Help Those with Rare Immune Cancers

New Treatment May Help Those with Rare Immune Cancers

By Michele Sequeira | September 13, 2016
Mastocytosis is a rare, sometimes deadly, immune disorder that most people have never heard of. It is a shapeshifter. With the indolent form of the disease, some people have mild symptoms and lead normal lives, while others may develop flushing, diarrhea and life-threatening anaphylactic shock. In advanced mastocytosis, sufferers develop mast cell leukemia, and most die within six months.
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UNM Cancer Center joins Biden's 'Cancer Moonshot'

UNM Cancer Center joins Biden's 'Cancer Moonshot'

By John Arnold | June 29, 2016
Dozens of cancer researchers, doctors, advocates and survivors gathered at the UNM Comprehensive Cancer Center Wednesday as part of Vice President Joe Biden's "Cancer Moonshot" – a new national initiative to speed up the battle against cancer.
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HSC wins award to expand drug development

HSC wins award to expand drug development

June 28, 2016
The University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center has joined a national network of scientists on the leading edge of drug discovery and development in the fight against cancer, centered at the Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research.
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