|[January 22, 2014]
OncLive Adds Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University to Its Strategic Alliance Partnership Program
PLAINSBORO, N.J. --(Business Wire)--
OncLive® is pleased to announce that the Winship
Cancer Institute of Emory University has joined its Strategic Alliance
Participating in the Strategic Alliance Partnership program will enable
the Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University to work with the OncLive
editorial team to raise awareness and enhance the outreach of its
collaborative research programs aimed at cancer prevention, prediction,
biomarker and therapeutic target discovery, and drug development.
The Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University is a National Cancer
Institute-designated cancer center that conducts a wide range of
clinical oncology services, translational research initiatives and
projects, and patient and professional education programs. Winship is
the coordinating center for a vast array of resources in medical,
surgical, radiation oncology, diagnostic imaging and the subspecialties
of cancer care throughout Emory University.
Winship scientists and clinical investigators collaborate on a number of
developing research programs, including the Cancer Cell Biology Program,
which looks at tumor signaling in the context of the tumor
microenvironment; the Cancer Prevention and Control Program, which
focuses on the entire cancer prevention continuum fromprimary to
secondary to tertiary prevention; the Cancer Genetics and Epigenetics
Program, which seeks to enhance our understanding of fundamental genetic
alterations that affect tumor development and progression and response
to therapy; and the Discovery and Developmental Therapeutics Program,
which researches molecular targets for cancer therapy and facilitates
translational clinical trials.
Jack Lepping, president of the oncology division of Intellisphere, the
publisher of OncLive, said, "The Winship Cancer Institute of Emory
University is one of the top 50 cancer centers in the United States,
with a well-deserved reputation for the highest quality cancer research,
treatment and education programs. We are proud to join with their
researchers, clinicians and other oncology professionals in the fight to
help treat, prevent and save lives from cancer."
More than 20 cancer centers and schools of nursing have joined OncLive's
Strategic Alliance Partnership program.
To learn more about OncLive®, visit www.OncLive.com.
OncLive.com is the official website for Intellisphere's Oncology
Specialty Group, which publishes Oncology & Biotech News,
OncologyLive, Oncology Nursing News, and Contemporary Oncology.
The mission of OncLive® and its family of publications
is to provide oncology professionals with the resources and information
they need in order to provide the best care for their patients. The
Oncology Specialty Group is a division of Intellisphere, LLC, a leading
provider of health care publishing, research, and education. To learn
more, please visit www.OncLive.com.
About the Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University
The Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University is Georgia's first and
only cancer center designated by the National Cancer Institute (NCI).
Since 1937, The Winship Cancer Institute has worked tirelessly to
prevent, treat and cure cancer.
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