Harold E. Varmus, M.D. Nominated to be the Director of the National Cancer Institute – Is It Good or Bad for Cancer Survivors?

President Barack Obama has nominated Harold E. Varmus, M.D., the Nobel Prize-winning scientist for studies showing how certain normal genes could cause cancer when they went awry; to serve as the 14th director of the National Cancer Institute (NCI). Dr. Varmus served as director of the National Institutes of Health in the 1990s, a period [...]