New Student Services
Kansas State University
122 Anderson Hall
Manhattan, KS  66506

 

785-532-6237
785-532-6108 fax
nss@k-state.edu

Johnson Center for Basic Cancer Research

Johnson Center for Basic Cancer Research
Rob Denell, PhD, Director
1 Chalmers Hall
785-532-6705
www.cancer.k-state.edu

marcia@k-state.edu
or rdenell@k-state.edu

The Johnson Cancer Research Center helps advance K-State cancer research, train the next generation of scientists, and inform the public about cancer. The center has about 70 faculty researchers, the majority of which conduct basic cancer research the foundation of knowledge that provides the basis for clinical application in such areas as genetics, virology, immunology, tumor growth and metastasis, and potential diagnostic methods, drugs and other therapies.

Thanks to private contributions, the center provides funding to faculty and student researchers for innovative research, laboratory equipment, research assistantships, travel for technological training and professional meetings, undergraduate research awards, and more. In addition, the center promotes cancer awareness and prevention through public outreach.