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University of Wisconsin Hospitals & Clinics
Advances - From the UW Health Carbone Cancer Center
January 2012

Brain Cancer Research Goes Hollywood

  Beauty Book

What do Scarlett Johansson, Gerard Butler and Eva Longoria have in common (aside from being celebrities)? They, along with 100 other TV and film stars, are featured in The Beauty Book for Brain Cancer. Proceeds from the celebrity photo book benefit brain cancer research here at the UW Carbone Cancer Center. Read more


2011: A Year in Review

  UWCCC Slide Show 2011

More than anything, the UW Carbone Cancer Center is comprised of people. Whether they are our brave patients, dedicated staff, or the hundreds who commit their time and energies to make a difference - they all leave a lasting mark on the Cancer Center. View a brief slideshow of images from the last year. Watch now


Paul Bertics Remembered

  Paul Bertics

The UW Carbone Cancer Center was stunned and deeply saddened by the passing of Paul Bertics, leader of the Cancer Cell Biology Program, researcher and Kellett Professor of Biomolecular Chemistry with the UW School of Medicine and Public Health. Learn more about this remarkable man, and the difference he made in the lives of everyone he touched. Read more and share your memories of Dr. Bertics


Research Corner: New Evidence Links Virus to Brain Cancer


UW Carbone Cancer Center researchers have found new evidence that human cytomegalovirus (HCMV) is associated with blioblastoma multiforme (GBM), the brain cancer that killed Sen. Edward Kennedy. The new research may place HCMV in an expanding group of viruses associated with cancer. Read more


Upcoming Events

You can help make a difference for by supporting us through the following events:

  • January 26: The "Mighty Oak" Tawny Port Fundraiser - Port tasting to benefit brain cancer research
  • February 17: Moo-ving for a Cure - Family-friendly event featuring games, raffles and more

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