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We make a powerful contribution to understanding how genetic abnormalities within cancer cells lead to disease. Through Birmingham’s Cancer Research UK Clinical Trials Unit- one of Europe’s leading clinical trials unit- we use this information to design and rigorously assess new and proven cancer treatments. In so doing, we will play a significant role in accelerating the ultimate control of cancer.
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Posted 06 August 2018
Professor Tatjana Stankovic writes for the Bloodwise blog about a protein called PARP1 that can cause a build-up of DNA errors in some types of cancer.
Posted 16 July 2018
The University of Birmingham is leading on major health research projects in Asia, Africa and Latin America to help develop surgical research that will have the potential to improve the quality of surgery.
Posted 12 July 2018
Professor Pam Kearns, Director of the Cancer Research UK Clinical Trials Unit, is set to cycle 175 miles across England in just 12 hours to raise cash to help young cancer patients and their families.
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