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Selected Publications by the NCI Director

Dr. Norman Sharpless's written work on cancer research appears in many leading scientific journals, as well as a variety of other publications. Listed below are some of the articles published by Dr. Sharpless since becoming NCI director.

For a more comprehensive list of articles related to his research, please visit Dr. Sharpless's list of publications on PubMed.

Lung cancer deaths are declining faster than new cases. Advances in treatment are making the difference
Stat First Opinion, August 13, 2020

Moving Cancer Research Forward during the COVID-19 Pandemic
Coping With Cancer, July-August 2020

COVID-19 and cancer
Science, June 19, 2020

Advancing progress for patients with cancer through small business innovation research
Journal of Clinical Investigation, June 2, 2020

Perspectives From the NCI Director: Homecoming and the NCI FY 2020 Budget
AACI Commentary, February 2020

A Peaceful Transformation: The Origin of the Frederick National Laboratory
The ASCO Post, March 10, 2019

Modernizing Clinical Trials for Patients With Cancer
Journal of the American Medical Association, February 5, 2019

The Power and Promise of Cancer Research
Coping With Cancer, July-August 2018

Making Progress in Glioblastoma
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, May 30, 2018

Perspectives from the New NCI Director
AACI Commentary, Winter 2018

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