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Professor Jack Cuzick wins Lifetime Achievement Award

Posted in Grants & Awards Published by Kaye Yeung 20 September 2017

Professor Jack Cuzick wins Lifetime Achievement Award

Professor Jack Cuzick has received the Cancer Research UK Lifetime Achievement Award in recognition of his lifetime commitment in the field of cancer prevention and detection.

BCI Promotions Autumn 2017

Posted in General News Published by Zoe Leech 25 August 2017

BCI Promotions Autumn 2017

Congratulations to our staff members who have new titles - senior lecturers, readers and professors. We are very proud to call them our colleagues and friend here at BCI!

STARS 2017-Another successful year

Posted in Engagement Published by Zoe Leech 23 August 2017

In July, our Science Training for Aspiring Research Scientists (STARS) programme saw 23 young people spend a week at the Barts Cancer Institute.

Prof. Fran Balkwill wins Inspiring Leadership in Research Engagement Prize

Posted in Grants & Awards Published by Zoe Leech 20 June 2017

Prof. Fran Balkwill wins Inspiring Leadership in Research Engagement Prize

Professor Fran Balkwill was presented with the Inspiring Leadership in Research Engagement Prize in recognition of her significant commitment and contributions to public engagement with science the CRUK Researchers’ Retreat 2017.

Blood cell identifies patients with aggressive prostate cancer

Posted in Publications Published by Zoe Leech 19 June 2017

Blood cell identifies patients with aggressive prostate cancer

Patients who have aggressive prostate cancer could be identified by a highly accurate and simple blood test, according to an early study by Queen Mary University of London (QMUL).

The research discovered rare cells in the blood that could be used to identify patients who are 10 times more likely to die of their prostate cancer, allowing targeted treatments to be offered as early as possible.

Prof. John Gribben awarded Binet-Rai Medal for outstanding contribution to CLL research

Posted in Grants & Awards Published by Zoe Leech 01 June 2017

Prof. John Gribben awarded Binet-Rai Medal for outstanding contribution to CLL research

Congratulations to Professor John Gribben, who was recently awarded with the prestigious Binet-Rai Medal for his outstanding contribution to Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia (CLL) research.

Encouraging results for a new mesothelioma chemotherapy

Posted in Publications Published by Zoe Leech 12 April 2017

Other hard-to-treat cancers are now being tested

Encouraging results for a new mesothelioma chemotherapy

A new publication from Dr Peter Szlosarek and his team in the Journal of Clinical Oncology marks the next step in the development of a revolutionary treatment for mesothelioma.

This cancer of the lung lining is hard to treat and an increasing problem as more people develop the condition...

The Cancer Research UK Barts Centre receives greater investment

Posted in BCI Spotlight Articles, Grants & Awards Published by Marianne Baker 03 April 2017

Renewed and Increased Funding

The Cancer Research UK Barts Centre receives greater investment

We have received fantastic news about the Cancer Research UK Barts Centre, which will continue to be supported by charity funding.

Cancer Research UK has announced their investment of over £220 million in their UK network of Centres, of which Barts is proud to be a part...

BCI Promotions

Posted in General News Published by Zoe Leech 17 March 2017

BCI Promotions

Congratulations to our staff members who have new titles - senior lecturers, readers and professors. We are very proud to call them our colleagues and friend here at BCI!

Introducing BCI Animations - blood cancers and solid tumours

Posted in General News, Engagement Published by Zoe Leech 13 March 2017

Haemato-Oncology and Tumour Biology

Introducing BCI Animations - blood cancers and solid tumours

BCI has been working with Phospho Biomedical Animations to bring some of our key cancer research topics to life.

Watch these short videos to learn about two of our research Centres' major experimental subjects. Let us know what you think!

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