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Examining Obesity and Cancer498AACR Special Conference highlighted the connections between weight and cancer.2/14/2018 1:54:50 PM79https://www.aacrfoundation.org/Science/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/Science%20Stories/1801038A_CommObesity_150x190.jpg" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />Examining Obesity and CancerAACR Special Conference highlighted the connections between weight and cancer.82
Identifying Breast Cancer Patients Likely to Respond to Chemotherapy4328Using whole-genome sequencing, researchers have found mutational patterns that may identify breast cancer patients most likely to benefit from certain types of chemotherapy.2/9/2018 8:54:51 PM129https://www.aacrfoundation.org/Science/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/Science%20Stories/1801021B_Fou_CD_Breast_150x190_1.jpg" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />Identifying Breast Cancer Patients Likely to Respond to ChemotherapyUsing whole-genome sequencing, researchers have found mutational patterns that may identify breast cancer patients most likely to benefit from certain types of chemotherapy.81
Examining the Long-term Health of Thyroid Cancer Survivors16023Thyroid cancer survivors – especially those diagnosed before age 40 – have elevated risk for several aging-related diseases.2/9/2018 4:55:37 PM193https://www.aacrfoundation.org/Science/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/Science%20Stories/1801021C_Fou_CD_Thyroid_150x190_1.jpg" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />Examining the Long-term Health of Thyroid Cancer SurvivorsStudy: Thyroid cancer survivors – especially those diagnosed before age 40 – had elevated risk for several aging-related diseases.80
High Blood Pressure in Adult Survivors of Childhood Cancer33660More Americans are beating childhood cancer, but many experience effects later in life.1/31/2018 5:18:09 PM237https://www.aacrfoundation.org/Science/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/Science%20Stories/1712027_BloodPress_150x190_1.jpg" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />High Blood Pressure in Adult Survivors of Childhood CancerMore Americans are beating childhood cancer, but many experience effects later in life.79
Examining Cancer Survival Disparities in Urban American-Indian and Alaskan Natives33621Study: Urban native populations may have decreased survival following invasive prostate and breast cancer.1/31/2018 5:17:29 PM240https://www.aacrfoundation.org/Science/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/Science%20Stories/1801021A_Fou_CD_NativeRisk_150x190_1.jpg" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />Examining Cancer Survival Disparities in Urban American-Indian and Alaskan NativesStudy: Urban native populations may have decreased survival following invasive prostate and breast cancer.78

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