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Stories of Cancer Research

NCI supports cancer research to advance scientific knowledge to prevent, detect, diagnose, and treat cancer and to help cancer survivors live longer, healthier lives. The Fiscal Year 2024 NCI Annual Plan and Budget Proposal shares the stories of Justin and Emily, two people who benefited from NCI research, as well as four professionals who are working to bring treatments and improved quality of life to people with cancer and cancer survivors: Jennifer, an NCI-supported researcher, and Patricia, Lilcelia, and Linda, community engagement specialists.