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2014-05-30 00:22:04

Project Innovation Launched to Drive Action WASHINGTON, May 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With mounting evidence that cancer research and biomedical discovery are slowing even as a 45 percent increase in cancer cases is projected by 2030, the National Patient Advocate Foundation (NPAF) - a national non-profit organization providing the patient's voice in improving access to quality cancer care - today released a blueprint to accelerate the delivery of promising new treatments to patients and...

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