Press Releases

UH Cancer Center study shows Japanese Americans are predisposed to excess body fat inside the abdomen and liver - December 18, 2018

Laurence N. Kolonel Endowed Research Professorship - October 29, 2018

Dr Stephen Hecht – Biological Mechanisms Link Smoking, Lung Cancer and Ethnicity– August 30, 2018

Study Finds High-Quality Diet can Reduce Internal Body Fat – July 28, 2017

Study Shows High-Quality Diet Related to Lower Risk of Colorectal Cancer – July 28, 2017

A Cup of Coffee May Help You Live Longer – July 13, 2017

Drinking coffee could lead to a longer life, scientist says – July 11, 2017

Daily Jolt of Java May Bring Longer Life – July 10, 2017

USC Study: Coffee Drinkers Live Longer

UH Cancer Center Researchers Found High Mortality Due to Cancer-Associated Sepsis in Native Hawaiians – June 2, 2017

UH Cancer Center Studies Best Way to Reduce Abdominal Fat to Lower Cancer Risk - September 6, 2016

Smokers with Newly Discovered Genetic Markers Have Higher Lung Cancer Risk – August 24, 2016

Significant Discovery Potentially Helps Detect Colorectal Cancer Earlier – October 21, 2015

New Genetic Risk Factor Identified in a Large Trans-Ethnic Genome-Wide Association Study – October 20, 2014

Genetic Test to Predict Prostate Cancer on the Way – September 15, 2014

International Collaboration led by Keck School of Medicine of USC researchers identifies new genetic variants indicating susceptibility to prostate cancer – September 15, 2014

V Foundation Funding Supports Colorectal Cancer Research – October 19, 2012

Linking Obesity and Breast Cancer, and More in the News – October 12, 2012

Women Who Give Birth After Age 30 Lower their Risk of Endometrial Cancer – July 25, 2012

Prostate Cancer Gene also Raises Colon Cancer Risk – July 9, 2007

Genetic links to Prostate Cancer – April 1, 2007

African-American Male Smokers Are More at Risk of Getting Cancer – January 26, 2006

Race May be Factor in Lung Cancer – January 26, 2006

Study Shows Higher Rates of Lung Cancer for African Americans and Native Hawaiians who Smoke – January 25, 2006