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Stephen Chanock Honored with Trent Lecture in Cancer Research

On February 11, Dr. Stephen Chanock delivered the 11th annual Jeffrey M. Trent Lecture in Cancer Research, hosted by the National Human Genome Research Institute. He spoke on “The complexity of genetic susceptibility to cancer.”

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Elevated Number of Cancers in US HIV-infected Population
An NCI study found that about half of the new cancers diagnosed among HIV-infected Americans were in excess of what would be expected if HIV-infected people had the same cancer risk as the general population.

Spotlight on Population Research: Aimée Kreimer
Watch Dr. Aimée Kreimer discuss her research on human papillomavirus and cancer.

Scientific Talks from Symposium Honoring Joseph Fraumeni
DCEG hosted "Cancer Epidemiology: From Pedigrees to Populations," a scientific symposium honoring 50 years of visionary leadership by Dr. Joseph F. Fraumeni, Jr. Presentations from the event are now available.

2015 NCI Intramural Scientific Retreat Highlights
In January 2015, DCEG scientists participated in the annual NCI Intramural Scientific Investigators Retreat. Three DCEG tenure-track investigators were invited to give presentations highlighting their research.

Scientific Highlights: Recent Publications from July—October
Short summaries for a selection of newly published findings by DCEG investigators.

Sedentary Behaviors and Cancer Risk

Charles Matthews, Ph.D., discussed the effects of sedentary behaviors on cancer risk with Philip Till on the CKNW Morning News.

Download: Podcast of Charles Matthews interview
Transcript of Charles Matthews interview (pdf - 44KB)

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