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Opportunities now available to join our Clinical Studies Groups

We are currently seeking new members for: NCRI Brain Tumour Clinical Studies Group NCRI Breast Cancer Clinical Studies Group NCRI Children’s Cancer & Leukaemia Clinical Studies…

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New report evaluating pathology capacity in the UK endorses NCRI CM-Path initiative

A new report published by Cancer Research UK highlights the importance of initiatives like the NCRI’s Cellular and Molecular Pathology (CM-Path) Initiative to future proof pathology and help…

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Pancreatic Cancer Research Fund joins NCRI

We are delighted to announce that the Pancreatic Cancer Research Fund (PCRF) has joined us as an NCRI Partner, with effect from 1st October 2016. NCRI Director Karen Kennedy said ‘NCRI is a…

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CM-Path Industry Engagement Day takes place on Wednesday 5 October 2016

The Technology and Informatics Workstream of the CM-Path Iniative is holding an Industry Engagement Day on Wednesday 5 October 2016 at the Medical Research Council in London. Attendance is now…

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Register for the RCPath & CM-Path event: ‘A Pathologist’s Guide to Research and Clinical Trials’

The Royal College of Pathologists (RCPath) is hosting this new conference with the NCRI initiative, CM-Path (cellular molecular pathology initiative). The event will take place in London on Friday 9…

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Applications now open for cellular pathology trainees to attend the NCRI Cancer Conference

The NCRI Cancer Conference showcases the latest basic, translational and clinical cancer research. It brings researchers together to share ideas and develop collaborations. This year RCPath and…

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Clinical Trials trainee scheme a huge success

The Clinical Trials Trainee Scheme was piloted with the NCRI Head & Neck CSG in 2013 and due to the success of this initiative, it was launched across all CSGs.  In November 2014, we received…

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Prostate Cancer UK accepting submissions for Research Innovation Awards

Prostate Cancer UK is calling for bold, innovative and game changing research that has the potential to make a real impact on the lives of men with prostate cancer. All…

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NCRI Future of Surgery workshop report now available

“Trials are only as credible as their endpoints.”   The first NCRI Future of Surgery workshop took place in May and focused on outcome measures in surgery studies. Plenty of interesting…

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Call for Proposals in Screening, Prevention and Early Diagnosis

NCRI's Screening, Prevention and Early Diagnosis (SPED) group will be holding a workshop on Wednesday 16 November 2016. The aim of this workshop is to help investigators with ideas for studies to…

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Cancer Research UK to commission research on the UK’s non-surgical oncology treatments workforce

Cancer Research (CRUK) knows that delivering world-class cancer outcomes relies on a vast array of health professionals. They are crucial at all stages of an individual’s journey, ranging from GPs…

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Highlights from the NCRI Summer Meeting

The 2016 NCRI Summer Meeting took place on  22 June 2016 in London and brought together senior representatives from NCRI Partner organisations, industry and patient representatives. It was an…

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Register for the NCRI Upper GI CSG trials meeting

The next NCRI Upper GI Clinical Studies Group (CSG) trials meeting is being held on Monday 26 September at the Cavendish Conference Centre. The purpose of the meeting in not only to promote new…

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Registration now open for ECMC meeting: Therapeutic interventions for cancer prevention conference, Bristol (July 18-19)

The British Association for Cancer Research (BACR) and the ECMC Network are hosting a joint multidisciplinary meeting organised by UKTCPN Group.  The meeting will address the enormous…

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Landmark paper published by NCRI CTRad Working Group

A NCRI CTRad Working Group has published a landmark paper in Nature Reviews Clinical Oncology setting out consensus recommendations to increase the number of novel drugs being successfully used in…

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Now published: CTRad: identifying opportunities to promote progress in molecular radiotherapy research in the UK

NCRI’s Clinical and Translational Radiotherapy Research Working Group (CTRad) has published its review of molecular radiotherapy (MRT) research in the UK.MRT has considerable potential to benefit…

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