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Delivering Discoveries

Cancer Research, Clinical Trials, and Cancer Care

A Message From the Director

In April of 2005, Moores Cancer Center at UC San Diego Health debuted our revolutionary building bringing together research, education, and clinical care under one roof. This allows clinicians and scientists to communicate more efficiently and work together to advance patient care through translational research.

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Scott Lippman, MD, Director of Moores Cancer Center

450+

Cancer Center Members

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Most highly-cited cancer researchers in the world

260+

Clinical trials currently enrolling patients

New Research, New Discoveries

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Mission: Search and Destroy Prostate Cancer

How advances in imaging, genomics and new therapies have changed prostate cancer treatment.

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UC San Diego Health Flexes New Robotic Surgical Capabilities

Joseph Califano, MD, is among the first in California to use a new flexible robotic system for operations.

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Catriona Jamieson, MD, PhD

UC San Diego to Advance Stem Cell Therapies in Space Station Lab

Catriona Jamieson, MD, PhD, co-leads a dedicated stem cell research laboratory within the International Space Station.

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Distinguished Scientist Lecture Series

Tasuku Honjo, MD, PhD

2018 Nobel laureate, Kyoto University

Future perspective of cancer immunotherapy

October 15, 5PM on Zoom

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Calendar of Events

Your guide to scientific lectures, grand rounds, and workshops

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RESEARCH PROGRAMS

Translational Excellence

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Shared Resources

Shared Core Resources & Facilities

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Education and Training Programs

A vital part of our mission is to provide equitable access to high quality cancer-related training activities and educational opportunities that extend from high school through the undergraduate, graduate, and junior faculty phases of a cancer research career. We invite you to explore our programs:



Padres Pedal the Cause

Over $3.1 million raised and 6 clinical trials funded. Learn how you can participate. Learn more about this great San Diego event and its impact on cancer research.

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2020 Pilot Grants Funded

See a list of the awardees of the Spring 2020 Padres Pedal the Cause Pedal/C3 and Pedal/Rady Pilot Grants!

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