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Cycle for the Cure supports TGen cancer research


Participants in the 5th annual Cycle for the Cure — supporting cancer research at the Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen) — have more than cycling to choose from this year.Kinesis resistance exercise, yoga and fitness classes will join stationary cycling, or spinning, as part of Cycle for the Cure’s record-breaking efforts to support TGen. For spinning enthusiasts, three exhilarating 2-hour indoor… Read More →

Breast Cancer Awareness Month – Events In Phoenix

Phoenix Breast Cancer Awareness Events
by in Blogs | Events | Healthcare

October has not always been associated with the color pink. It was only after it was deemed National Breast Cancer Awareness Month in 1985 that the pink ribbon became the well-known symbol of breast cancer awareness. Since then, organizations such as the Susan G. Komen Foundation and the Breast Cancer Research Foundation have been raising… Read More →

Researchers At The Translational Genomics Research Institute Have Embarked On A Number Of Cancer Studies

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While scientists at the Phoenix-based Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen) investigate diseases of the brain and heart, as well as deadly pathogens, most of the nonprofit biomedical institute’s research is devoted to seeking the genetic causes of cancer. TGen’s central goal is to discover which genes within our 3-billion-base DNA either protect us from cancer… Read More →