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Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center

Silverman Named 2005 School of Dentistry Faculty Research Award Winner

January 31, 2005

Sol Silverman, Jr., professor of Oral Medicine in the Department of Orofacial Sciences at the UCSF School of Dentistry, has been named recipient of the 2005 School of Dentistry Faculty Researcher Lecturer Award for his outstanding research contributions. Silverman will deliver his presentation, "Selected Topics ...

Study Reveals Tobacco Industry Continuing to Challenge Cancer-Smoking Link

January 18, 2005

A study of once-confidential tobacco industry documents reveals that in the past few years several tobacco companies have continued to support research challenging the link between cancer and a potent carcinogen found in cigarette smoke. The companies continued this approach even after a landmark 1996 ...