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BCI supports the PeolcPSP in improving end of life care

Posted in General News Published by Marianne Baker 10 December 2013

BCI supports the PeolcPSP in improving end of life care

The BCI is proud to support the Palliative and end of life care Priority Setting Partnership (PeolcPSP), a new priority setting partnership that Marie Curie has initiated. The project has been set up to determine research priorities in palliative and end of life care as identified by patients, carers (current and bereaved), and clinicians.

Stoptober: lung cancer research at BCI

Posted in General News Published by Marianne Baker 18 October 2013

Stoptober: lung cancer research at BCI

Lung cancer is the most common cancer worldwide, with over 1.6 million new cases diagnosed each year.

There has been extensive research around the treatment and management of advanced stage lung cancer, which has led to improved patient survival. However, much less is known about the early events that occur in the cells of the lung that lead to the development of lung cancer...

Cancer Research UK Citizen Science

Posted in General News Published by Marianne Baker 19 September 2013

Cancer Research UK Citizen Science

In 2012, Cancer Research UK began to put research data online for the first time, with the ultimate aim of accelerating the discovery and development of new cures.

The research community is buried in so much data now - terabytes, petabyes of data, which we cannot dedicate the time or resources to analyse properly. What are we missing? Undoubtedly, information within all this data that could advance the field and, surely, help us to find cures...

BCI Early Career Researcher Cohort 2013

Posted in General News, Grants & Awards Published by Zoe Leech 02 June 2013

BCI Early Career Researcher Cohort 2013

The BCI has welcomed six new Early Career Researchers (ECRs). These rising stars might have only been in their field of research for a few years, but each has a proven record of notable research and is already showing the potential to become a world class leader in their discipline...

Lung Cancer Alliance launched

Posted in General News Published by Marianne Baker 02 May 2013

Lung Cancer Alliance launched

London Lung Cancer Alliance launched to transform patient care

Leading research institutions and hospitals across London, including Barts Cancer Institute, have united to transform lung cancer care by inviting patients from a population of six million into a pioneering new programme of clinical trials...

Europe's oldest hospital becomes its newest

Posted in General News Published by Kaye Yeung 02 March 2011

Europe's oldest hospital becomes its newest

The Secretary of State officially opened the new Barts Cancer Centre on the 2nd March 2011. The close partnership between the Hospital and Barts Cancer Institute is the foundation for translating laboratory research into tangible benefits for patients with cancer...

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