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In memory of Professor Ken Harrap

In memory of Professor Ken Harrap

Professor Ken Harrap, a pioneer in cancer research and treatment, has passed away at the age of 85. 

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Meeting Bursaries available at ESMO 2017

Meeting Bursaries available at ESMO 2017

A limited number of bursaries will be awarded to assist members of the EACR to attend the Congress. The bursaries provide funds to support registration, travel and accommodation.

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Image of the Month: February 2017

Image of the Month: February 2017

Congratulations to Lucia Borriello and Yves DeClerck, the EACR Image of the Month February 2017 winners! Lucia sent this breath-taking image representing cancer-associated fibroblasts (CAF) isolated from patient with neuroblastoma.

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EACR Perfect Poster

EACR Perfect Poster

Can the EACR community build the perfect research poster? We need your help. Send us your tips and examples of your favourite academic posters.

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Hello 2017!

Hello 2017!

Make a New Year’s resolution to explore your EACR member benefits this year.

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Image of the Month: January 2017

Image of the Month: January 2017

Congratulations to Brooke Pereira, the EACR Image of the Month January 2017 winner! Brooke sent this complex and layered image representing a 3D melt electrospun scaffold model of the human prostate tumour microenvironment.

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New evidence that cancer spread is increased by high fat diets after a cancer-spreading protein is discovered

New evidence that cancer spread is increased by high fat diets after a cancer-spreading protein is discovered

Professor Salvador Aznar Benitah, EACR member of nearly 20 years and EACR conference series speaker in 2015, has headed a study which has identified a protein called CD36 on cancer cells which are able to metastasize.

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

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

TRANSCAN-2 is launching its third Joint Transnational Call for research proposals (JTC 2016) with a focus on “Minimally and non-invasive methods for early detection and/or progression of cancer” to which the European Commission (EC) will contribute.

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ICR top 10 scientific achievements of the year

ICR top 10 scientific achievements of the year

The Institute of Cancer Research (ICR) has selected their top discoveries of 2015/16 which highlight the breadth of research conducted since August 2015.

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