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Funding for higher-risk cancer research ideas

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Got a novel cancer research idea but assume it’s too risky to be funded? @crukresearch want to hear from you cruk.org.uk/pioneer-award Innovative cancer research ideas can come from anyone, anywhere & at any time.

PRECISION-Panc network receives major investment

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Cancer Research has announced today (24 March 2017) that it will be investing £10M in pancreatic cancer studies being led by researchers here at the Beatson and the University of Glasgow, and in collaboration with scientists and clinicians in Cambridge, Manchester, Oxford and the ICR in London. This investment in the PRECISION-Panc network will support... Read more »

TransPot: The Translational Research Network for Prostate Cancer begins

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The Translational Research Network for Prostate Cancer (TransPot) program will adopt an innovative, multidisciplinary approach, providing highly sought-after, effective solutions for incurable prostate cancer. This four year project has received over €2.5m in EU funding. It begun in January 2017 and will be led by Professor Hing Leung, Professor of Urology and Surgical Oncology at... Read more »

Seth Coffelt joins the fight against cancer

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Dr Seth Coffelt, one of our recent recruits to the Centre, is backing Cancer Research UK’s Right Now campaign. Seth works on the role of immune cells in cancer spread, particularly in breast cancer. A recent feature in the Evening Times describes a little about his background and move to Glasgow to work at the... Read more »

CRF in Prostate Cancer Biology

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Currently seeking a clinical research fellow, to be based in Prof Hing Leung's research group, to facilitate clinical research focused on the biology of prostate cancer.

CRUK Glasgow Centre Symposium

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The next CRUK Glasgow Centre Symposium will be held in the Beatson Institute lecture theatre on Friday 7th October 2016 (from approx. 12.00 pm to 5.00 pm).

Postdoc position available

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"Targeting Cancer Specific Amino Acid Metabolism" with Dr Oliver Maddocks. Closing date: 29 February 2016