The Abramson Cancer Center (ACC) is a dynamic, NCI-approved, comprehensive cancer center. Our dedicated members share the common goal of eliminating pain and suffering due to cancer. The ACC awards grants to cancer researchers, provides the necessary infrastructure for the conduct of cancer research (including the conduct of cancer clinical trials), and sponsors events and seminars of interest to cancer researchers.
Members of the Abramson Cancer Center share the common goal of eliminating pain and suffering due to cancer.
Institutional and External funding opportunities provide critical resources for investigators to conduct cutting edge cancer research.
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Researchers at the Abramson Cancer Center are engaged in basic, translational, clinical, and population science, and are dedicated to the detection, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of cancer.
The Abramson Cancer Center sponsors a wide variety of research retreats and symposia to bring together cancer investigators at the University of Pennsylvania.
Proton therapy is a non–invasive, incredibly precise cancer treatment that uses a beam of protons moving at very high speeds to destroy cancer cells.
Our experienced cancer nurses and referral staff are here to help. Call 800-789-7366 (PENN) or complete an online request.
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