US Based Cancer clinic to setup Cancer Institute in Odisha



US based Cancer Institute Mayo Clinic is planning to setup a National Level Cancer treatment Institute in Odisha.

“Mayo clinic in the US, a top global cancer research institute, which is interested in setting up a cancer research institute in Odisha,” said a release from the Chief Minister’s Office.

The chief minister assured that the state government would provide all possible support for materializing the project.

Apart from treatment of cancer patients, the institute will also carry out research and training programme in cancer. This was decided on Monday, when Debabrat Mukhopadhyaya, representative of the clinic met Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik at state secretariat.

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