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Thousands show support for pancreatic cancer research

Despite the brightness and heat Sunday, participants walk

Despite the brightness and heat Sunday, participants walk at Nassau Community College in the annual Lustgarten Foundation event to raise funds to fight pancreatic cancer . (July 25, 2010) Photo Credit: Ed Betz

More than 4,000 people walked a 2-mile route at Nassau Community College Sunday to help raise money to promote research into a cure for pancreatic cancer, which has only a 5 percent survival rate.

Organizers said they expected to raise $1 million with the event.

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