Cancer

Prouty 2021

The 40th Prouty Raises $4 Million

Prouty community reaches record-breaking fundraising goal for 40th year

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Norris Cotton Cancer Center

Norris Cotton Cancer Center Earns National Accreditation

Dartmouth’s and Dartmouth-Hitchcock’s Norris Cotton Cancer Center Earns National Accreditation from the Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons

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cowpea mosaic plant

Norris Cotton Cancer Center Researchers Discover How a Plant Virus Activates the Immune System Against Cancer

Immunology researchers led by Dartmouth and Dartmouth-Hitchcock’s Norris Cotton Cancer Center (NCCC) have identified pathways through which cowpea mosaic virus, a plant virus that does not infect mammals, is recognized by the immune system.

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Child and parents hands.

Experts to Address Childhood Cancer Concerns in New Hampshire - June 10, 2021

Dartmouth-Hitchcock, Geisel School of Medicine, and State, Regional and National Cancer Experts Partner to Present the New Hampshire Childhood Cancer Conference June 10, 2021

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Dartmouth and Dartmouth-Hitchcock's Norris Cotton Cancer Center (NCCC) Director Steven D. Leach, MD, and Surajit Dhara, PhD, Senior Research Scientist, working together in the Leach laboratory to bring change to the treatment of pancreatic cancer.

Dartmouth and Dartmouth-Hitchcock Cancer Researchers Discover Cutting-Edge Approach to Fighting a Form of Deadly Cancer

Researchers at Norris Cotton Cancer Center have developed a way to predict chemotherapy response to tailor treatments for pancreatic cancer patients

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Norris Cotton Cancer Center

Norris Cotton Cancer Center and Other Top U.S. Cancer Centers Call for Urgent Action to Get Cancer-Preventing HPV Vaccination Back on Track

Dartmouth’s and D-H's Norris Cotton Cancer Center is partnering with 70 other National Cancer Institute designated cancer centers to issue a joint statement urging the nation’s physicians, parents and young adults to get the HPV vaccination back on track.

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The Prouty

The Prouty Announces In-Person Participation for 2021

The Friends of Norris Cotton Cancer Center announce a hybrid Prouty event, with in-person and virtual participation options available this summer. Registration is open at TheProuty.org.

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Photo of Todd Miller, PhD, and Nicole Traphagen, a PhD candidate, working in a lab.

Researchers at Norris Cotton Cancer Center Are Studying the Use of Estrogen to Target Drug-Resistant Breast Cancer

An ongoing clinical trial at NCCC will determine whether the strategy of cycling between estrogen therapy and anti-estrogen therapies is effective in human patients with advanced breast cancer.

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Arti Gaur and Jordan Isaacs

Philanthropy-Backed Accelerator Advances Cancer Therapies

Three teams receive awards from the Dartmouth Innovations Accelerator for Cancer

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Mary Jo Turk, PhD

NH Cancer Researchers Find Cellular Evidence Behind Lasting Immune Response in Some Cancer Survivors

Researchers have found that a certain subpopulation of cells that enters a patient’s skin and blood during immunotherapy is behind the excellent and long-lasting immune responses to cancer that some survivors develop.

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