Thursday, April 3, 2014

Platinum Publications are selected from articles by NCI at Frederick scientists published in 21 prestigious science journals. This list represents new publications generated from PubMed as of the date shown above.

Articles designated as Platinum Highlights are noteworthy articles selected by Dr. Craig Reynolds, associate director, National Cancer Institute, from among the most recently published Platinum Publications.

Poster Puzzler mystery image.
Thursday, April 3, 2014

Your challenge is to correctly identify the item and its location from the picture below. Clue: It’s somewhere at the NCI campus at Frederick or Fort Detrick.

Win a framed photograph of the Poster Puzzler and have your photo featured on the Poster website by e-mailing your guess, along with your name, e-mail address, and daytime phone number, to

All entries must be received by Friday, June 27, 2014, and the winner will be drawn from all correct answers received by that date.

Hand holding a pen.
Thursday, March 27, 2014

By Ken Michaels, Guest Writer

The following are actual headlines from local, national, and international newspapers*:
Kids Make Nutritious Snacks
Astronaut Takes Blame for Gas in Spacecraft
Grandmother of 8 Makes Hole in One
Lack of Brains Hinders Research

Laptops sitting on a table.
Thursday, March 27, 2014

By Nancy Parrish, Staff Writer                                           

Data Management Services, Inc. (DMS), has announced the opening of its spring session of software training classes, available to all employees at NCI at Frederick. Classes begin on March 31 and run through June 30.

NCI, Leidos, and DMS logos.
Thursday, March 27, 2014

Fifty-one people joined the facility in November and December 2013.

The National Cancer Institute welcomes…

Emily Boward
Emad Darvishi
Shuo Gu
Sanath Kumar Janaka
Robert Kortum
Yasmin Lachir
Jinbian Liu
Yang Liu
Eric Ramirez Salazar
Brett Shelley
Li Xia
Jaeho Yoon