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Duke Cancer Institute (DCI) Blog provides updates, organizational announcements, the latest in funding opportunities and information on upcoming conferences and symposiums. This blog also highlights inspiring patient stories and the accomplishments and achievements of DCI faculty and staff. Subscribers are invited to submit story ideas and other news of interest. Email submissions and feedback to Karen E. Butler, Director of Communications, Duke Cancer Institute.

MoDukes Raise $36K For Movember

Growing mustaches in November is fun, but ask any MoDuke and he will tell you — the hairy endeavor benefits a serious mission to support men's health. For the past six years faculty and staff from Duke University and Duke Health have formed teams to support the Movember Foundation 's annual...

#MoDukes Shave Down; Ready For Hairy Movember

More than 20 MoDukes, supporters of the Movember Foundation and members of Team Duke Cancer Institute, signed on to shave-down on Wednesday, Nov. 1, at Pedro Williams , located on Ninth Street in Durham, North Carolina. Every November Duke men are invited to team up with the Movember Foundation to...

#MoDukes Plan For A Hairy November

It's the time of year when things get a little hairy. In recognition of Movember, the month otherwise known as November, men far and wide are growing mustaches to help raise awareness and funds for prostate cancer research. The Movember Foundation, an Australian-based organization that launched the...

MoDukes Belly Up To The Bench Press For MOVEmber

The MoDukes, Duke doctors supporting the Movember Foundation's quest to fund prostate cancer research, will host their annual MoDukes Men's Health Day Relay on Sunday, Nov. 22, at Southpoint Crossfit in Durham. "Together, we will perform a host of manly exercises in the name of men's health," said...

Duke’s Mo Bros Brace For A Hairy November

Summer may have just started, but Mo Bros everywhere are already thinking about fall. Having raised almost $20,000 for the Movember Foundation and the fight against prostate cancer, the Mo Bros making up Team MoDukes are shaving down and upping the ante in preparation for the this year’s hairy...

Duke's Mo Bros Raise More Than $19,300

On the first day of November Duke men, known as Mo Bros by the Movember Foundation, shaved down and prepared mentally and physically for a hairy month ahead. Duke’s MoBros changed their look by growing out mustaches of every kind. Together they raised more than $19,300 to support the Movember...

Local Businesses Offer Prizes For Movember Mustache Contest

In recognition of Movember, the month formerly known as November, many DCI men are growing out shaggy mustaches to help raise awareness about men’s health issues. Established in 2003, the Movember Foundation is dedicated to accelerating breakthroughs in prostate cancer research that will benefit...