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Dr Joaquin de Navascues in fly room

Flies and Cancer research: an old unlikely partnership

26 February 2015

Research Fellow Dr Joaquín de Navascués has been affectionately dubbed the 'Spanish fly man' by visitors to the Institute. He explains why a practice that is over a century old is still at the cutting edge of cancer research.

Dr Florian Siebzehnrubl

EU proposal to study Glioblastoma through to Stage 2

26 February 2015

Work is under way in the lab of Dr Florian Siebzehnrubl at the European Cancer Stem Cell Research Institute to complete a Stage 2 application to the Horizon 2020 Societal Challenges call on the topic of New Therapies for Rare Diseases

Confocal microscopy

Better Understanding of Pancreatic Cancer Will Lead to Earlier Detection for Patients

11 December 2014

Dr Catherine Hogan, Research Fellow at the European Cancer Stem Cell Research Institute, explains why pancreatic cancer is so hard to diagnose and how gaining a better understanding of the disease will result in earlier detection.

Richard Clarkson portrait

Research Institute Forges More European Links

9 December 2014

Dr Richard Clarkson has visited the Institute of Molecular Pathology and Immunology (IPATIMUP) at the University of Porto to forge new collaborations and disseminate information on the Institute's portfolio

Snow globes

Research Institute has its say on H2020 research programme

9 December 2014

Dr Matt Smalley, has been instrumental in leading discussions at the inaugural meeting of Vision 2020's Health cluster that addressed the development of an oncology-focused position paper.

gan and Ms Alex Ford PCUK

Lobbying for Increase in Pancreatic Cancer Researcher Community

3 December 2014

Dr Catherine Hogan was among the invited guests at a reception held at the Welsh Assembly hosted by Pancreatic Cancer UK

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.

Amser Justin Time donation

Largest pancreatic cancer funding boost in Wales

30 October 2014

Amser Justin Time, the charity founded by Welsh TV and Radio personality Shân Cothi, has made a substantial donation to the European Cancer Stem Cell Research Institute to help in the fight against pancreatic cancer

Cancer Open Day offers hope to family living with breast cancer

14 October 2014

The European Cancer Stem Research Institute at Cardiff University welcomed hundreds of people through its doors as part of the first Cardiff Cancer Open Day held recently