Huntsman Cancer Institute http://kuer.org en Ground Broken on New Children's Cancer Research Facility http://kuer.org/post/ground-broken-new-childrens-cancer-research-facility <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Dignitaries and religious leaders gathered at the Huntsman Cancer Institute today to break ground on a new research center that will be dedicated to fighting cancers that affect children.&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p> Fri, 06 Jun 2014 22:41:00 +0000 Terry Gildea 47458 at http://kuer.org Ground Broken on New Children's Cancer Research Facility Plans for New Huntsman Cancer Research Center Announced http://kuer.org/post/plans-new-huntsman-cancer-research-center-announced <p></p><p>The Huntsman Cancer Institute at the University of Utah is about to double its research space. On Friday, philanthropist and cancer survivor Jon Huntsman Senior announced plans for a new research building on campus focused on children and the genetics of cancer.</p><p>Jon Huntsman Senior watched his mother die of breast cancer, his father of prostate cancer, and his step-mother of ovarian cancer. Huntsman himself has fought four separate battles with cancer. His goal is to find a cure before his children and grandchildren have to go through the same thing.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 04 Nov 2013 04:55:30 +0000 Andrea Smardon 37689 at http://kuer.org Plans for New Huntsman Cancer Research Center Announced