Exercise and cancer, biomedical research institutions, and women in clinical trials top our list of hot topics this week!

1.  Can exercise stop cancer? Colon cancer survivors needed for groundbreaking clinical trial.  During Colon Cancer Awareness Month in March, the CCS is encouraging colon cancer survivors to learn about the CHALLENGE clinical trial and consider participating.

2.  Academic research institutions play a crucial role in the drug development process; here are the top 10 biomedical research institutions.

3.  Wanted: Women for Clinical Trials! Even after the passage of pivotal legislation mandating that more women be included in government-funded clinical trials, research still lags on understanding the effects of diseases on men and women.