National Cancer Institute

Alternative Titles
NCI
Description

The U.S. National Cancer Institute (NCI) is part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, (DHHS) NCI was established by Congress in 1937. NCI's main responsibilities include coordinating the National Cancer Program; conducting and supporting cancer-related research; training physicians and scientists; and disseminating state-of-the-art information about cancer detection, diagnosis, treatment, prevention, control, palliative care, and survivorship.

Type
Subject Gateway
Coverage
current
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/10489
Access
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Last modified: 04/09/2013