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CSSIMMW Announces Milestone Publication of Nation's First Standardized Genomic-Clinical Database, Correlating TCGA Molecular Signatures with Clinical End Points of 11,000 Patients Across 33 Cancer Types

Posted: 4/5/2018

The Chan Soon-Shiong Institute of Molecular Medicine at Windber (CSS Institute), a non-profit biomedical research institute, today announced findings from the first-ever comprehensive effort to systematically process, analyze and evaluate The Cancer Genome Atlas (TCGA) clinical data and provide the clinical significance of molecular markers relative to outcomes and survival of the patients.

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Arbutus Park Retirement Community Donates $1,010 to Joyce Murtha Breast Care Center

Posted: 11/7/2016

Arbutus Park Retirement Community raised $1,010 for the Joyce Murtha Breast Care Center by holding a pink gob, pink ribbon lollipop, and cookie sale at their facility. Arbutus also hosted a “Pink Out” Dress-Down Day asking its 280 employees to donate towards the cause.

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Panera Bread Honors Breast Cancer Awareness Month with Pink Ribbon Bagels

Posted: 10/3/2016

This October, a portion of the proceeds from the sale of each Pink Ribbon Bagel® sold in the participating Johnstown and Altoona area Panera Bread bakery-cafes will be donated to Joyce Murtha Breast Care Center.

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CSSIMMW/UPJ Partnership Results in Manuscript Publication

Posted: 2/23/2016

Four years ago, a joint venture was initiated between Chan Soon-Shiong Institute of Molecular Medicine at Windber (CSSIMMW) and the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown which has led to the publication of a manuscript in the Journal of Translational Medicine.

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