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Researchers develop new technique to analyse cancer cells’ life history, to help provide personalised cancer treatment

11 February 2019

A team of researchers from the MRC Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine at Oxford University has developed a technique that allows scientists to reliably track genetic errors in individual cancer cells, and find out how these might lead to uncontrollable growth.

UKRI ‘One Health’ AMR research priorities showcased in Parliament today

13 February 2019

Parliamentarians, researchers, policy makers, industry figures and funders discussed research progress against AMR, outstanding research priorities and what is needed to enable research to deliver a step-change in tackling AMR.

New research suggests a simple blood test could improve the early detection of lung cancer

12 February 2019

New research led by scientists at the MRC Toxicology Unit suggests that by analysing levels of DNA in the blood, the early detection of lung cancer could be improved.

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