Established in 2014, the University of Tennessee/West Institute for Cancer Research is dedicated to discovery, innovation and advancement in the field of oncology research and care. 

The University of Tennessee/West Institute: Research Areas

The University of Tennessee/West Institute for Cancer Research is a not-for-profit public charity dedicated to adult cancer research. With four major areas of research focus – Drug Development and Discovery, Immunotherapy, Women’s Cancers and Community Outcomes – the UT/West Institute promotes innovation in the field of basic and translational research through the combined expertise of physicians at West Cancer Center and researchers at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center. In addition to these four research Centers of Excellence, the UT/West Institute also uses funds to support the Wings Supportive Care Division.

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