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16 Mar 2018

Radiation Break-through 2018

In mid-March 2018, researchers from around the world convened at Wolfson College in a typically rainy Oxford for the EACR conference Radiation Break-through 2018.

08 Mar 2018

EACR Members Win $1 Million Sjöberg Prize

French members Anne Dejean and Hughes de Thé, along with Chinese researcher Zhu Chen, have been awarded the 2018 Sjöberg Prize for their contribution to the dramatic increase in survival rates for patients with acute promyelocytic leukaemia.

16 Feb 2018

3 EACR members shortlisted for CRUK Grand Challenge

Cancer Research UK have announced the shortlisted teams in the second round of their £20m Grand Challenge funding award

09 Feb 2018

A Matter of Life or Death: From Basic Cell Death Mechanisms to Novel Cancer Treatments

We welcomed 145 participants from 27 different countries, and the feedback from participants and speakers was a pleasure to read.

19 Jan 2018

Say @helloeacr and join us on Instagram

We are excited to announce the launch of the new EACR Instagram account, which will give you a new perspective on the EACR, our members and staff!

19 Jan 2018

CancerSEEK blood test that detects 8 common cancers

A team of researchers from Johns Hopkins University have trialled a blood test that could detect 8 different types of cancer.

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