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Biology Rocks - cell sorting game

Biology Rocks!

27 November 2014

Staff within the European Cancer Stem Cell Research Institute were able to share their knowledge with members of the public during Biology Rocks!

Hadyn Ellis Building - Purple Lights

Purple Lights for Pancreatic Cancer

27 November 2014

The Hadyn Ellis Building was bathed in purple light to mark the start of November's Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month, thanks to the generosity of our neighbours from the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama.

Dr Luke Piggott

Scientist by Day, Ice Hockey Player by Night

24 September 2014

Three years ago, Dr Luke Piggott made headlines worldwide when his research using anti-cancer agent TRAIL discovered that the drug knocked out the protein c-FLIP, which gives stem cells their drug resistance. At the time, he was balancing life as a PhD student and a professional ice hockey player with the Cardiff Devils.

Dr Matt Smalley

Leading New International Training Network

24 September 2014

Deputy Director of the European Cancer Stem Cell Research Institute, Dr Matt Smalley is spearheading the establishment of a new international training network for early stage career scientists interested in breast biology and cancer research.

Enterprise Selects Cancer Institute as Chosen Charity

Enterprise Selects Cancer Institute as Chosen Charity

20 August 2014

The European Cancer Stem Cell Research Institute, one of Cardiff University’s high profile research facilities, is delighted that the Enterprise Holdings Foundation has selected them as their chosen charity to support for the next year.

Cash boost for cancer research

Cash boost for cancer research

7 August 2014

Cancer stem cell research boosted by major Hodge gift

wales officer minister visit

Wales Office Minister visit

12 June 2014

Baroness Randerson visits £30m Haydn Ellis Building to see groundbreaking research into cancer and mental illness.

Professor Alan Clarke, Director of the European Cancer Stem Cell Research Institute

Director spells out research aims in Adjacent Government magazine

28 May 2014

Professor Alan Clarke, Director of the European Cancer Stem Cell Research Institute, was approached by Adjacent Government magazine to highlight the work of the Institute in May's issue released on 27 May.

Heolddu School

Prince's Trust Scheme inspires students through science and technology

8 May 2014

School pupils improve their scientific knowledge at a Prince's Trust club.

ECSCRI Research Fellows group

Research Fellows create holistic approach to targeting cancer

23 April 2014

New Research Fellows join the European Cancer Stem Cell Research Institute.