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Leading forces in fight against Leukaemia unite once again, with Geoff Thomas at the helm

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To celebrate ten years in remission from leukaemia, former footballer Geoff Thomas has teamed up with Cure Leukaemia and the University of Birmingham to raise £500,000 to ensure more patients can access lifesaving treatments like he did.
Date:
15/01/2015

Developing a personalized approach to leukaemia treatment

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Professor Tatjana Stankovic's research group has won prestigious LLR funding to study the mechanisms of progression and new therapeutic approaches in the most common adult leukaemia in the western world - Chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (CLL). The emphasis of the group will be on eradication of tumour cells that carry defects in genes ATM or TP53, and are most frequent cause of tumour recurrence following chemotherapy.
Date:
03/12/2014

New insights into DNA replication

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In a ground-breaking study, published recently in the journal 'Science', Dr Aga Gambus and her team provide new insights into the mechanisms involved in the termination of DNA replication.
Date:
31/10/2014

Revolutionary clinical trial is launched

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Revolutionary Clinical trial aims to advance lung cancer treatment thanks to Cancer Research UK and Pharma Partnership.
Date:
17/04/2014

Researcher's dedication to charity events earns special recognition

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A Birmingham cancer researcher has received a special commendation from Cancer Research UK in recognition of an outstanding contribution to the cause.
Date:
25/06/2013

Beckie carries Olympic flame

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Beckie Port, a Cancer Research UK postgraduate student in the School of Cancer Sciences was selected from thousands of applicants to carry the Olympic flame in the West Midlands Torch Relay.
Date:
23/07/2012

Dr Pam Kearns - Director of the Cancer Research UK Clinical Trials Unit

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Dr Pamela Kearns has been appointed Director of the Cancer Research UK Clinical Trials Unit at Birmingham University
Date:
01/07/2012

TAP dinner at Speaker's House

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Professor Craddock raises awareness of the Leukaemia and Lymphoma Research's (LLR) Trials Acceleration Programme (TAP) at Speaker's House. (May 2012)
Date:
01/05/2012
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