MORE THAN 25,000 PEOPLE WILL HAVE BEEN DIAGNOSED WITH CANCER IN LOUISIANA THIS YEAR.
Our state is too familiar with the peril of cancer, as it struggles with some of the highest cancer rates in the country.
That is why the work of the Louisiana Cancer Research Center is so important.
Leading scientists from LSU Health New Orleans, Tulane School of Medicine, Xavier University of Louisiana and Ochsner Health are making inroads in the battle against cancer. Through their collaborative efforts, these LCRC institutions conducted over $30 million of research in 2019, much of it funded by the National Cancer Institute and National Institutes of Health.GIVE NOW