Karmanos Cancer Institute

Colorectal cancer screening. (credit: Andrei Pungovschi/AFP/Getty Images)

Cancer Prevention Day Highlights Screening

Monday is “Cancer Prevention Day” in Michigan.

97.1 The Ticket–02/04/2013

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3Balls Racing Hosts Open Track Weekend To Benefit Karmanos

The racing aficionados of 3Balls Racing are hosting an open track weekend July 28-29 at Grattan Raceway for anyone who’d like to try their hand at racing – all to benefit the Barbara Ann Karmanos Institute for Melanoma Research.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/28/2012

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Karmanos Institute’s 30th Annual Dinner Raises $1.7M To Combat Cancer

The Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute’s 30th Annual Dinner held Saturday, April 28, raised nearly $1.7 million to benefit Karmanos’ exceptional cancer care, making this the most successful Annual Dinner in Karmanos’ history.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/30/2012


Detroit Researcher Takes Lead Role In Melanoma Study

The Detroit’s Karmanos Cancer Institute’s Dr. Patricia LoRusso is co-leading a team that’s studying ways to personalize treatment for melanoma

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/15/2011

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Multiple Myeloma Research Consortium Welcomes Karmanos Cancer Institute as Member

The Multiple Myeloma Research Consortium today announced that it has expanded its clinical research network to include the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute in Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/04/2011


September Is Prostate Awareness Month

Over 200,000 men are diagnosed with prostate cancer each year and Karmanos Cancer Institute hopes to educate people at their weekend symposium.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/13/2011

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Skin ’11, A Melanoma Awareness Benefit

As summer continues with its long, hot days and high UV index, one man makes it his mission to inform as many people as possible about the dangers of skin cancer. George Stager, III was […]

CBS 62–07/29/2011

Study Explores Cancer Death Rates In Men vs. Women

New research finds higher cancer death rates in men than among women.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/16/2011


Study: Higher Cancer Death Rates In Men

New research finds higher cancer death rates in men than among women.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/12/2011

Event Notices From June 17-19

The latest event and meeting announcements from Michigan’s technology-focused companies and institutions

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/19/2011