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Europe’s membership association for cancer researchers

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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 150 participants from 30 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.

10 Jan 2018

Thermo Fisher Scientific and Illumina sign agreement to provide research market broader access to Ion AmpliSeq technology

Two EACR Sustaining Members have announced a new agreement to encourage greater collaboration among researchers using Next-Generation Sequencing (NGS) technology.

03 Jan 2018

EACR Board member Caroline Dive honoured by the Queen in New Year’s Honours 2018

In the 2018 New Year’s Honours list EACR Board member Professor Caroline Dive has been named a Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE).

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