Fox Chase, Hunter College receive $13.3M NCI grant renewal to address cancer health disparities

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Temple University/Fox Chase Cancer Center and Hunter College of the City University of New York have received a five-year, $13.3 million grant renewal from NCI to address cancer health disparities.

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