Fox Chase Cancer Center (FCCC) is an assigned center for cancer research and also a well designated cancer hospital, which is located in Fox chase, Philadelphia, United States. This is the center of the Temple University Health System and it is dedicated and well known for its treatment and prevention of cancer. FCCC was formed in the year 1974 by merging with American Oncologic Hospital which was established in 1904 and recognized as the first cancer hospital institute in USA. Being chosen as one of the best cancer hospitals by National Cancer Institute in the country, services provided by the best doctors with best treatment strategies, the best hospitality services provided by nurses, the best technologies are the factors that make people to choose FCCC as their destination to get treated for cancer. Most advanced technology of sequencing is Next Generation Sequencing, which is the most powerful tool which is practiced regularly in sequencing cancer genomes and getting them analyzed for detecting new targets and identifying new drugs in successful treatment of cancer is an added advantage of FCCC. A well established and properly managed clinical trial center is located in FCCC which gives us benefit of finding new approaches to new cancer treatments. FCCC is well equipped with its research facilities, of which, majority of the facilities are supported by Cancer center support grant. Research facilities include irradiators, transgenic technology, DNA sequencing, cell imaging through Electron and light microscopy, cell sorting, microarray techniques and so on. As centers of excellence, FCCC runs Women’s Cancer Center and FCCC at Buckingham for CyberKnife. Women’s Cancer Center is all about offering the best treatment and support for the women suffering from various types of in terms of the physical and emotional health issues and on the other hand FCCC at Buckingham for CyberKnife utilizes the world’s most latest and advanced technologies in radiation therapy provided by country’s best doctors.
Editors, Contributors and Speakers [
The following is the list of scholars from Fox Chase Cancer Center who contributed and/or serves as editors for one or more OMICS International journals and conferences