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Alexandra Johnson Appointed to the Board of the Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research

Ludwig Cancer Research welcomes Alexandra Johnson to the Board of Directors of the Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research.
19-Sep-2019 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Ludwig Study Identifies an Achilles Heel of Many Types of Cancer

A Ludwig Cancer Research study has uncovered a novel vulnerability in tumors that are driven by a common cancer gene known as MYC. Such cancers, it found, are highly dependent on the cell’s machinery for making fats and other lipids.
22-Aug-2019 11:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Leading Oncologists and Nutritionists Pinpoint Key Areas to Catalyze Nutrition-based Cancer Prevention Research and Interventions

An international collaborative led by Ludwig Cancer Research and Cancer Research UK has identified key areas that are central to uncovering the complex relationship between nutrition and cancer.
30-Jul-2019 9:40 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Ludwig Study Uncovers Novel Cellular Oxygen Sensor

A Ludwig Cancer Research study led by Peter Ratcliffe and colleagues has discovered a previously overlooked oxygen sensor in animal cells that functions very much like one used by plants.
5-Jul-2019 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Molecular Chatter Makes for a “Hot Tumor”

A Ludwig Cancer Research study has deciphered a complex molecular conversation between cancer and immune cells that is key to orchestrating the successful invasion of tumors by T cells that kill cancer cells.
10-Jun-2019 11:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Studying Cell Lineage in Tumors Reveals Targetable Vulnerabilities

To explain a person’s actions in the present, it sometimes helps to understand their past, including where they come from and how they were raised. This is also true of tumors. Delving into a tumor’s cellular lineage, a Ludwig Cancer Research...
24-Apr-2019 1:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Ludwig Researchers Present Advances in CAR T Cell Therapeutics, Precision Medicine and Cancer Diagnostics at AACR Annual Meeting 2019

Ludwig Cancer Research released today the full breadth of findings to be presented by Ludwig researchers at this year’s American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Annual Meeting in Atlanta, Ga., March 29 – April 3, 2019. Research conducted...
21-Mar-2019 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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An Atlas of an Aggressive Leukemia

A team of researchers led by Bradley Bernstein at the Ludwig Center at Harvard has used single-cell technologies and machine learning to create a detailed “atlas of cell states” for acute myeloid leukemia (AML) that could help improve treatment...
27-Feb-2019 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Ludwig Cancer Research is an international collaborative network of acclaimed scientists that has pioneered cancer discoveries for more than 40 years. Ludwig combines basic research with the ability to translate its discoveries and conduct clinical trials to accelerate the development of new cancer diagnostics and therapies. Since 1971, Ludwig has invested more than $2.5 billion in life-changing cancer research through the not-for-profit Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research and the six U.S.-based Ludwig Centers.


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