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07/21/2016 - Olanzapine Helps Prevent Nausea and Vomiting Caused by Chemotherapy - A drug currently used to treat several psychiatric conditions can help prevent nausea and vomiting in...
07/14/2016 - Nutrition Frontiers - Summer 2016 - Volume 7, Issue 3 The summer issue of Nutrition Frontiers showcases the combined effects of ursolic acid...
06/20/2016 - Interactive Diet and Activity Tracking in AARP (IDATA) Study Data - The Interactive Diet and Activity Tracking in AARP (IDATA) Study is a methodologic study of device-based,...

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The Division of Cancer Prevention (DCP) conducts and supports research to determine a person's risk of cancer and to find ways to reduce the risk. This knowledge is critical to making progress against cancer because risk varies over the lifespan as genetic and epigenetic changes can transform healthy tissue into cancer.

With an overall goal to detect such changes and intervene early in the cancer process to prevent symptomatic disease and death, DCP funds and provides support to clinical and laboratory researchers, community and multidisciplinary teams, and scientific networks. 

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