University of Illinois Cancer Center





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Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner recently eliminated the budget for the Illinois Tobacco Quit Line, effective immediately.  This has significant repercussions for the UI Cancer Center, most importantly because we rely on the Quit Line as a tool to navigate smokers to cessation and to lung cancer screening. Likewise, an increase in smoking cessation leads to a decrease in lung cancer.  Read our letter to Governor Rauner here

IT'S MINORITY CANCER AWARENESS MONTH! Learn more about your risk factors and the genetics of cancer at the STATE OF THE CANCER UNION.  Admission is free, register here

We are offering FREE oral, head and neck cancer screenings!! April 13, 15 and 17; various Mile Square locations.  Click here for more information.

News from our labs: 

Women Smokers Concerned About Weight Less Likely to Try to Quit 

Defense Grant Helps UIC Urologist Bring Prostate Cancer Into Focus

UI Health Physician Helps Launch Bone Marrow Unit in Bangalore


Click here to read more about our Phase I Clinical Trial  for PAC-1 that launched last week!


Click here for the Cancer Center Update, filling you in on new members, grants awarded, guest lecturers on campus and research that is newly published!

Check out our News page and follow us Facebook and on Twitter @UILCancer Ctr for updates about our activites, upcoming events and our community involvement!


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Are you a cancer patient?  Click here for more information about the Cancer Center! 


Are you looking for a physician?  Click here to learn how the Cancer Center may help you!


Are you interested in participating in one of our clinical trials? Click here for information about current Clinical Trials! 


Are you a physician and/or researcher interested in Cancer Center membership? Click here to learn about the research opportunities and benefits of Cancer Center membership!


Are you interested in our Community Outreach Services?  Click here and learn how our community supports its members!


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