Regulating tobacco

How might allowing flavored e-cigarettes or banning menthol cigarettes affect people's tobacco use? The FDA wants a Hollings researcher to find out.

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MUSC Hollings Cancer Center

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At the forefront of cancer research, MUSC Hollings Cancer Center is one of 71 National Cancer Institute-designated cancer centers in the nation and the only one in South Carolina. This research is the driving force behind delivering medical advances to patients and their families, enabling us to educate health care professionals and the public and to establish outreach services for underserved populations across the state.

The Hollings difference

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Our cutting-edge research translates into new and better treatments that help patients, including advanced surgical techniques and innovative clinical trials. MUSC Health University Medical Center is ranked by U.S. News & World Report as a high performing hospital for cancer care and has been awarded with Magnet Recognition®, an acknowledgment of quality patient care, nursing excellence, and innovations in professional nursing practice.

Why choose Hollings

Research drives cures

Our researchers, scientists, and clinicians collaborate to make innovative discoveries that advance cancer care forward.

Research Programs
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I Choose Hollings

Hear from some of our patients about their treatment experience and why they choose Hollings for their cancer care.

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Knowing you have cancer isn't as scary as having cancer but not knowing about it because you won't get screened.

Aleasa Barry, breast cancer survivor

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One in three rectal cancers are in people under the age of 55. Whether you choose colonoscopy or stool-based testing, colorectal cancer screening should start at age 45 for most people.

Dr. Thomas Curran, colorectal cancer surgeon

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Every year, HPV causes more than 30,000 cases of cancer in both men and women across the country. With the HPV vaccine, over 90% of those cases can be prevented.

Dr. Marvella Ford, associate director of population sciences and cancer disparities

Dr. Marvella Ford

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