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New discovery reveals how Hodgkin lymphoma avoids attack from immune cells<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/Christian%20Steidl%20-%20480%20x%20320.png" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />New discovery reveals how Hodgkin lymphoma avoids attack from immune cellsBC Cancer researchers with the Centre for Lymphoid Cancer have discovered key information about how Hodgkin lymphoma can grow undetected within the body. http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/about/news-stories/stories/new-discovery-reveals-how-hodgkin-lymphoma-avoids-attack-from-immune-cells2019-12-19T08:00:00Z
BC Cancer Distinguished Scientist Named Woman of the Year<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/Dr.%20Connie%20Eaves%20WEB.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />BC Cancer Distinguished Scientist Named Woman of the YearDr. Connie Eaves, distinguished scientist and co-founder of the Terry Fox Laboratory at BC Cancer, has been included as one of Chatelaine’s Women of the Year as an “all-around awesome woman who helped put Canada on the world stage.” http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/about/news-stories/stories/bc-cancer’s-dr-connie-eaves-rocks-says-canada’s-largest-lifestyle-magazine2019-12-04T08:00:00Z
Congratulations to our award recipients of the 2019 BC Cancer Excellence Awards<img alt="" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/BC%20Cancer%20Excellence%20Awards%202.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Congratulations to our award recipients of the 2019 BC Cancer Excellence AwardsThe BC Cancer Excellence Awards shine a light on the inspiring people and teams at BC Cancer making a difference for our patients and families each and every day.http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/about/news-stories/stories/congratulations-award-recipients-of-2019-bc-cancer-excellence-awards2019-12-01T08:00:00Z
20 in 20: Twenty incredible ways the BC Cancer – Genome Sciences Centre has made a global impact over the last twenty years<img alt="" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/GSClabweb.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />20 in 20: Twenty incredible ways the BC Cancer – Genome Sciences Centre has made a global impact over the last twenty yearsIn the 20 years since its opening, no one could have predicted the immeasurable ways the BC Cancer – Genome Sciences Centre has impacted global health.http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/about/news-stories/stories/20-in-20-twenty-incredible-ways-the-bc-cancer-–-genome-sciences-centre-has-made-a-global-impact-over-the-last-twenty-years2019-11-14T08:00:00Z
Dr. Marco Marra to be inducted into the 2020 Canadian Medical Hall of Fame<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/MMarra%20photo2-Apr2014_cropped.JPG" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Dr. Marco Marra to be inducted into the 2020 Canadian Medical Hall of FameThe distinguished scientist and director of the BC Cancer – Genome Science Centre will be one of six to receive the honourhttp://www.bccancer.bc.ca/about/news-stories/stories/dr-marco-marra-to-be-inducted-into-the-2020-canadian-medical-hall-of-fame2019-10-10T07:00:00Z
Get the most from a medical appointment<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/Health%20Literacy.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Get the most from a medical appointmentOctober is Health Literacy Month and to make the most of every appointment, Patient & Family Education has tips people can use to make sure they understand what their health care provider tells them. http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/about/news-stories/stories/get-the-most-from-a-medical-appointment2019-10-08T07:00:00Z
Give your breasts some screen time during Breast Cancer Awareness Month<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/Mammography.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Give your breasts some screen time during Breast Cancer Awareness MonthThe average person spends more than five hours a day on their phone. In honour of Breast Cancer Awareness month, we’re sharing one woman’s story about how a five minute phone call saved her life. http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/about/news-stories/stories/give-your-breasts-some-screen-time-during-breast-cancer-awareness-month2019-10-01T07:00:00Z
HPV and Cancer: Prevention is Paramount<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/HPV_Infographic_2019_LinkedIn.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />HPV and Cancer: Prevention is ParamountOctober 1 to 7 marks the third annual HPV Prevention Week across Canada. The week is designed to increase awareness of the health effects caused by the Human Papillomavirus (HPV) and what can be done to help stop the spread.http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/about/news-stories/stories/hpv-and-cancer-prevention-is-paramount2019-10-01T07:00:00Z
Drs. Poul Sorensen and David Huntsman named Fellows of the Royal Society of Canada<img alt="Dr. Poul Sorensen and Dr. David Huntsman" src="/PublishingImages/Sorensen%20Huntsman%20collage.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Drs. Poul Sorensen and David Huntsman named Fellows of the Royal Society of CanadaThe recognition is awarded to Canadians identified as the best in their fields and who have made remarkable contributions to arts and sciences. http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/about/news-stories/stories/drs-poul-sorensen-and-david-huntsman-named-fellows-of-the-royal-society-of-canada2019-09-11T07:00:00Z
Blood cancer survival rate has increased more than any other cancer over the last 20 years, report finds<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/blood%20cancer%20CCS%20report%20pic.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Blood cancer survival rate has increased more than any other cancer over the last 20 years, report findsThe Canadian Cancer Society released its annual statistics report highlighting steadily increasing survivorship rates for blood cancer - outpacing all others. http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/about/news-stories/stories/blood-cancer-survival-rate-has-increased-more-than-any-other-cancer-over-the-last-20-years-report-finds2019-09-10T07:00:00Z


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