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Europe’s membership association for cancer researchers

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26 Jul 2016

The EACR now has more than 10,000 members!

We are delighted to announce that our community of cancer researchers has passed the threshold of 10,000 members! As of 25 July 2016 the exact number of EACR members is 10,627.

19 Jul 2016

New appointments to the EACR Board

During EACR24 in Manchester, the EACR held its annual General Assembly on Sunday 10 July. It was an opportunity for EACR members to vote on important EACR business. 

18 Jul 2016

Report from EACR24: Inventing the Future

Last week from 09-12 July the European Association for Cancer Research was delighted to welcome 1470 researchers from over 60 countries to Manchester UK for our 24th Biennial Congress.

18 Jul 2016

Videos from the EACR24 Congress

Journalists from eCancer attended the 24th Biennial Congress of the European Association for Cancer Research (EACR24) in Manchester last week and interviewed speakers and other key figures about their research. View the videos here.

05 Jul 2016

Another step towards creating a universal vaccine against cancer

Researchers have found a way to persuade the body's immune system to attack tumours – and it is largely free from side effects. 

16 Jun 2016

€1000 European travel grant from ScienceImpact

A new organisation, scienceimpact, is offering a 'prize draw' of a €1000 travel grant, which will be randomly awarded to one researcher who applies. 

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