University of Georgia Cancer Center

Welcome to the University of Georgia Cancer Center

Cancer is a complex disease, and we at The University of Georgia Cancer Center are fighting it on four different fronts on behalf of Georgians.

We aim to:

As Georgia’s largest and most comprehensive research university, we’re also committed to educating scientists who will build on the foundation of knowledge that we’re creating - they are Georgia's future cancer researchers and physicians.

We invite you to learn more about our areas of expertise, our people and how you can support the University of Georgia Cancer Center, where we combine Research, Education and Hope.

In the News

Ying Xu

UGA researchers develop non-invasive early diagnostic test for gastric cancer
Early detection of cancer may eventually become as easy as taking a home pregnancy test, according to new University of Georgia research. Two studies recently published in the journal PloS ONE identified for the first time that certain proteins excreted in urine can indicate the presence of gastric cancer. MORE»

Amazing Students

Marcus HinesMarcus Hines
The chance to conduct research through UGA’s Center for Undergraduate Research Opportunities (CURO) was just too good for Marcus Hines to pass up. He’s now doing cutting edge pancreatic cancer research and planning on pursing an M.D. and a Ph.D. after graduation.  MORE»