Research & Training

Alfred G. Knudson Jr., MD, PhD

Knudson's "Two-Hit" Theory

Geneticist and physician Alfred G. Knudson Jr., MD, PhD (August 9, 1922 – July 10, 2016) won the Kyoto Prize and the Lasker award for his Two-Hit Theory of Cancer Causation.

Knudson's powerful insights into the development of cancer hold implications for both cancer treatment and prevention.

Moonshot Summit

Cancer Moonshot Summit

On Wednesday, June 29, Fox Chase Cancer Center hosted the official Cancer Moonshot Summit for the mid-Atlantic region featuring a live-streamed address by Vice President Joe Biden, and thought leaders in oncology brought together to discuss how to eradicate cancer. Learn more about the day’s events.

Sanjeevani “Sanjee” Arora

Advancing Molecular Therapeutics

Sanjeevani “Sanjee” Arora, a postdoctoral fellow, works with the microscope used to discover the Philadelphia Chromosome.