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Europe’s membership association for cancer researchers

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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).

15 Dec 2017

New: Michelson Prizes for Human Immunology and Vaccine Research

$150,000 prizes for two young investigators applying innovative research concepts and disruptive technologies to advance the development of future vaccines and immunotherapies for major global diseases.

14 Dec 2017

Launch of the fourth TRANSCAN-2 Joint Transnational Call for Proposals

TRANSCAN-2 is launching its fourth Joint Transnational Call for research proposals (JTC 2017) with a focus on “Translational research on rare cancers”.

08 Dec 2017

Alberto Bardelli on what it's like to 'trend' on Pubmed

We spoke to EACR President Elect, Alberto Bardelli, about his lab's recent paper that became the number one trending article on PubMed.

04 Dec 2017

Seed and Soil: In Vivo Models of Metastasis (Berlin, 27-29 November 2017)

Metastasis is responsible for over 90% of cancer patient deaths, largely because therapies are generally ineffective against detectable metastatic tumours.

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