prevention http://kbia.org en Biomedical researcher Robert Gallo sparks excitement for some MU faculty http://kbia.org/post/biomedical-researcher-robert-gallo-sparks-excitement-some-mu-faculty <p>Dr. Robert Gallo is the biomedical researcher who unearthed HIV as the cause of AIDS and was the first to identify a human retrovirus known to cause human cancer. Gallo’s discoveries don’t just stop there; his current research includes finding a prevention for the disease despite the challenges.</p><p> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 17:31:08 +0000 Sara Pang 51489 at http://kbia.org Biomedical researcher Robert Gallo sparks excitement for some MU faculty Phone line could play role in cancer prevention http://kbia.org/post/phone-line-could-play-role-cancer-prevention <a href="http://muse.jhu.edu/journals/journal_of_health_care_for_the_poor_and_underserved/v023/23.2.purnell.html#back">A new study out of Washington University</a> has found that <a href="http://www.211helps.org/">the 2-1-1 phone information system</a> could be an effective tool to fight cancer in low-income and minority communities.<p><a href="http://www.fcc.gov/guides/dial-211-essential-community-services">Across the U.S., people can call 2-1-1</a> to get help with housing, food, and other social service needs.<p>Lead researcher and public health expert Jason Purnell says in Missouri, about Fri, 08 Jun 2012 13:30:48 +0000 Véronique LaCapra & Véronique LaCapra 15563 at http://kbia.org Phone line could play role in cancer prevention Preventing cancer: a conversation with Siteman Cancer Center's Graham Colditz http://kbia.org/post/preventing-cancer-conversation-siteman-cancer-centers-graham-colditz <p>More than half of cancer cases in the United States could be prevented.</p><p> Thu, 05 Apr 2012 22:39:16 +0000 Rehman Tungekar 11914 at http://kbia.org Preventing cancer: a conversation with Siteman Cancer Center's Graham Colditz