Dedicated to Promote Cure by Early Detection and Research to Prevent Cancer since 1933 including Dissemination of Information to the Public, Educating Medical Professionals and Supporting Cancer Prevention Research.
Strang, synonymous with cancer prevention, is the longest continuously operating cancer prevention institution in the world. Millions of lives worldwide have been saved from cancer through Strang’s development of the PAP test. Today, in the United States, the death rate of cervical cancer has declined to an all time low. Strang has been a leader in cancer prevention and the clinical implementation of early detection. Strang pioneered the development of endoscopy for early detection and prevention of colorectal cancer. Strang’s clinical and laboratory research, for close to eighty years, has significantly contributed to our knowledge of carcinogenesis, prevention and early detection.