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What does NCI stand for?

NCI stands for National Cancer Institute (US)

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In a commentary published Monday in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute, the pair wrote that the use of extremely expensive treatments that barely extend patients' lives "is a serious ethical dilemma in the US that needs to be addressed by the oncology community.
Ndugwa ([double dagger]) * National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, USA; ([dagger]) National Cancer Institute-Frederick, Frederick, Maryland, USA; and ([double dagger]) Makerere University Medical School and Mulago Hospital, Kampala, Uganda Dr Biggar is a senior investigator in the Viral Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute.
The evidence that antioxidants play a role in preventing cancer has diminished in the last 10 to 15 years, and we're not facing up to the rather dismaying facts," says Regina Ziegler of the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, Maryland.
Officials from National Cancer Institute, National Institute of Health, FDA, Genentech, Stanford University, UCLA and Northeastern University among leaders attending to discuss nanotechnology's promise for preventing, diagnosing, and treating cancer SANTA CLARA, Calif.
This diet--which the National Cancer Institute recommends for all Americans--has slightly less fat than most people typically eat.
vice president, business development and planning, Bristol-Myers Squibb Pharmaceutical Group, said, "Since the Cooperative Research and Development Agreement (CRADA) was signed with the National Cancer Institute two years ago, we have made Taxol our number one research priority in an effort to make it rapidly and widely available.