The 2019 Szent-Györgyi Prize for Progress in Cancer Research will be awarded to NCI’s Steven A. Rosenberg, M.D., Ph.D., for his pioneering role in the development of immunotherapy.
A research team from NIH and Global Good has developed a computer algorithm that can analyze digital images of the cervix and identify precancerous changes that require medical attention. The AI approach could be valuable in low-resource settings.
The BRCA Exchange, a global resource that includes data on thousands of inherited variants in the BRCA1/BRCA2 genes, is available to the public through a website and new smartphone app.
A fact sheet that outlines the available evidence regarding use of cellular/mobile telephones and cancer risk.
A fact sheet about research on electric and magnetic fields and studies examining their potential connection with cancer.
A fact sheet that summarizes the studies on the health effects of exposure to environmental (secondhand) tobacco smoke.