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Europe’s membership association for cancer researchers

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29 Sep 2016

AuthorAID: helping research in developing countries

AuthorAID is a free international research community with the aim to help researchers in developing countries to publish their work, through peer mentoring with experienced academics, online courses and travel and workshop grants.

27 Sep 2016

Study shows blood vessel cells are helping breast cancers spread around body

Scientists have discovered that non-cancer cells that wrap around blood vessels are helping breast cancer cells enter the bloodstream and spread through the production of a key molecule called endosialin.

27 Sep 2016

Blocking the Roads to Resistance in Breast Cancer

Have you ever wondered how to explain your research to your family or to the general public? Watch this interactive video produced by EACR Member Neil Conlon to illustrate his research. 

22 Sep 2016

Launch of September 24th as World Cancer Research Day

Many international organisations that promote cancer research, including the EACR, have joined to support a global initiative to establish September 24th as World Cancer Research Day. 

24 Aug 2016

Volunteer reviewers needed for the Reproducibility Project: Cancer Biology

The Reproducibility Project: Cancer Biology is independently replicating a subset of experimental results from a number of high-profile papers in the field of cancer biology.

16 Aug 2016

Report from our EACR correspondent on the 2016 Beatson International Cancer Conference

Read the report from Dr Ceren Sucularli, who attended the Beatson International Cancer Conference in Glasgow, UK (03-06 July 2016). 

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