Preventing RCC from Metastasizing to Bone

OREF grant recipient hopes to save lives with new treatments

Sherri Damlo

Renal cell carcinoma (RCC) is the fourth most lethal cancer in the world. Of the estimated 49,000 patients diagnosed with RCC each year in the United States alone, approximately 11,000 will die from the disease. Worldwide, RCC results in more than 100,000 deaths every year.

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