News

News

  • 8/6/2014
    University of Illinois Professor Ning Wang led a team that found that tumor-repopulating cancer cells can go dormant in stiffer tissues but wake up and multiply when placed in a softer environment.
  • 5/21/2014
    Seeking submissions for 2013-2014 Faculty Achievements, Relay for Life Champaign County info, NIHCM Accepting Letters of Inquiry and more of the latest Cancer Community announcements.
  • 5/9/2014
    The latest news, faculty highlights, workshops and seminars, upcoming events and opportunities and funding announcements from the Cancer Community at Illinois.
  • 2/28/2014
    Steve Boppart, a Cancer Community at Illinois member, works with optical coherence tomography (OCT), an imaging technology, to advance diagnostic tools. He has also developed a new optical medical imaging technology that uses near-infrared light to create high-resolution images of breast cancer cells invading normal tissue.
  • 2/25/2014
    Sophomore Grace Deetjen is part of Illini 4000, a non-profit student group and partner of the Cancer Community at Illinois. During her 2014 summer break, Grace will make a 72-day trek across the country to raise funds for cancer research.