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Researcher Lands $450K Grant to Study Gut Bacteria’s Role in Breast Cancer
Melanie Rutkowski is investigating whether the microorganisms that live in our bodies might predict the risk of breast cancer, and help to prevent its spread. Click the photo to learn more.
A family history of breast cancer doesn't automatically mean you'll have breast cancer. Find out what a genetic counselor at UVA says about getting tested for breast cancer.
Ladies, check out The Cavalier Daily's article on how the UVA Cancer Center's Breast Care Program is helping to save lives of women across Central Virginia.
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The Charlottesville Women's Four Miler Presents a Check to UVA Cancer Center
This year the race is donating $270,000 to the UVA Breast Care Program. The money from the four miler will support breast screens and testing for women in the community that can't otherwise afford the service. Click the photo to learn more.
Immunology Leading to Research Breakthroughs at UVA
“The targets of very basic and fundamental experimental research 20 years ago are now part of clinical experience,” said Dr. David Wilkes, dean of UVa’s School of Medicine. Click the photo to learn more.
October is not only Breast Cancer Awareness Month, but also Medical Ultrasound Awareness Month. Be sure to show your support for our amazing Ultrasound Technicians. ❤️