The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern teams with two Chicago universities to combat cancer in city

Mark Duanmu, Reporter

November 2, 2015

Northwestern’s Lurie Cancer Center is collaborating with the University of Illinois at Chicago and Northeastern Illinois University to create the Chicago Cancer Health Equity Collaborative, a project that aims to combat can...

Lurie Center starts partnership for personalized oncology program

Joseph Diebold, Web Editor

February 11, 2015

Northwestern’s Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center is joining forces with the Northwestern Medicine Developmental Therapeutics Institute and Northwestern Memorial Hospital for a new research initiative that aims to...

Lurie Cancer Center chooses new director

Ally Mutnick, Managing Editor

October 1, 2014

Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University named Dr. Leonidas Platanias its new director Wednesday, tapping a doctor who is known for his research on cancer-fighting proteins found in the bloodstream. Platanias,...