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The Cancer Control P.L.A.N.E.T. is a Web portal or “doorway” linking you to Web sites that have been identified in order to provide the cancer control planning, research, and program communities the most up-to-date and scientifically valid information available about comprehensive cancer control. The information contained in the Cancer Control P.L.A.N.E.T. has been developed by a public-private partnership team, including the Agency for Health Care Research and Quality (AHRQ), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the National Cancer Institute (NCI), and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) responsible for providing the facilities on which this Web portal and its associated databases are running.

While every effort has been made to ensure that information included is timely and reliable, Cancer Control P.L.A.N.E.T. partners do not guarantee the accuracy, relevance, timeliness, reliability, suitability or completeness of any information discussed or presented on the portal or any sites linked to it. The partner organizations accept no responsibility for the quality or reliability of the portal or its software or documentation. In addition, the presence of any particular product, service or information does not constitute an endorsement or recommendation by AHRQ, CDC, NCI, or SAMHSA. No warranties are stated or implied.

Rather, this Web portal is designed to provide you the best information available to make informed decisions about how best to move forward with comprehensive cancer control plans and programs in your community, region, and state. Feedback about how this site can be made more useful to you is appreciated, and you are invited to submit your comments and suggestions through use the Contact Us form accessible through the Cancer Control P.L.A.N.E.T. home page. Content on this site is maintained by the Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences at the National Cancer Institute. See the National Cancer Institute’s mission statementExternal link for more information.