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Europe’s membership association for cancer researchers

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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).

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”.

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