Why ACGT’s Work Matters More Than Ever – A Look At Glioblastoma After John McCain’s Passing

  • | Aug 30 2018 |

By Margaret C. Cianci

As many of you know, elder statesman Senator John McCain passed away this week at age 81 after his last battle – this one against glioblastoma, an insidious type of brain cancer.

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CRISPR the Next Frontier in Gene Therapy Cancer Research

  • | Sep 06 2016 |

In our last blog, we described the progress and promise of CAR T, an immunotherapy that has been particularly successful with leukemia and lymphoma. As a companion to CAR T, and all forms of cell and gene therapies,

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Immunotherapy and Cell Therapy Research For Cancer Makes Headlines

  • | Aug 12 2016 |

In the third of a front page series in the The New York Times published July 31st – August 2nd, entitled “Setting the Body’s ‘Serial Killers’ Loose on Cancer,” science writer Andrew Pollack reported on Dr.

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An Amazing, Unprecedented Documentary on Cancer

  • | Mar 30 2015 |

At Alliance for Cancer Gene Therapy (ACGT), we strive to revolutionize how we treat and understand cancer. The scientists we fund, and the donors who share their resources, envision a world where a cancer diagnosis doesn’t signal hopelessness.

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The Importance of Philanthropy in Our Fight Against Cancer

  • | Apr 23 2014 |

Progress in the war against cancer involves so many dimensions – the ingenuity and dedication of physicians and oncologists, new and improved technologies for battling the disease, and proper funding to accelerate our research and make for more functional laboratories.

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Cutting Edge Web Site for Cutting Edge Research

  • | Apr 09 2014 |

As you may have noticed, ACGT has revamped its web site!

In this ever-changing technical landscape, we want to be sure we can deliver you breakthroughs in the cancer field, progress of ACGT researchers,

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