When Leland Dunwoodie, an undergraduate biochemistry student at Clemson University, approached his professor about wanting to start research on “some human stuff” in the spring of 2016, he didn’t imagine it would lead to the discovery of 22 genes that are implicated in glioblastoma, the most aggressive type of brain cancer.
Clemson University’s Joseph F. Sullivan Center and School of Nursing Healthcare Genetics Ph.D. program are joining together to host CU FORGE (Finding Opportunities to Reduce Risk through Genetic Evaluation), a genetics-based, breast cancer-screening clinic.
Seven research projects from Greenwood Genetic Center and Clemson University faculty were selected to receive the first round of funding provided by Self Regional Healthcare (SRHC).
A partnership between Clemson University’s Joseph F. Sullivan Center and the Best Chance Network will be able to help even more underserved Upstate women detect breast and cervical cancer, thanks to new guidelines.
No woman should die of cervical cancer. That is the message Clemson University public health sciences professor Rachel Mayo wants to relay to women throughout the Palmetto State. Caused primarily by the human papillomavirus (HPV), cervical cancer can largely be prevented with a HPV vaccine available to females – and males – in their preteen, […]