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11 July 2016

Lung cancer screening trial success

Ellie Stewart, Posted in General News, Publications

Lung cancer screening trial success
The UK Lung cancer screening trial (UKLS) has demonstrated that patients with a high risk of developing lung cancer can be identified with early stage disease, and over 80 per cent were given surgery as a treatment.

29 April 2016

Professor Jack Cuzick elected as Fellow of the Royal Society

Ellie Stewart, Posted in General News, Awards

Professor Jack Cuzick elected as Fellow of the Royal Society

Professor Jack Cuzick from Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) has been elected as a new Fellow of the Royal Society. The election is in recognition of his achievements in the application of basic science discoveries to the practice of medicine, particularly preventive medicine in cancer.

 

14 December 2015

Drug provides another treatment option for an early form of breast cancer

Ellie Stewart, Posted in General News, In the Press, Publications

Drug provides another treatment option for an early form of breast cancer
The drug anastrozole is effective in treating an early form of breast cancer, according to a clinical trial led by Queen Mary University of London (QMUL). The results of the IBIS-II DCIS trial show that anastrozole is as effective as tamoxifen for this type of breast cancer and could offer a new treatment option for post-menopausal women.

03 December 2015

Breast screening programme shows benefit of detecting very early cancers

Ellie Stewart, Posted in General News, Publications

Breast screening programme shows benefit of detecting very early cancers
 
New research from Professor Stephen Duffy’s research team shows that invasive breast cancer can be prevented by screening for and treating an earlier form called ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS).

01 December 2015

Self-sampling paper wins two prestigious prizes in Mexico

Ellie Stewart, Posted in General News, Publications

Self-sampling paper wins two prestigious prizes in Mexico
A paper co-authored by Professor Attila Lorincz and published in the International Journal of Cancer in July 2014 has won two prestigious prizes in Mexico.

17 November 2015

Professor Jack Cuzick talks about aspirin for the prevention of cancer

Ellie Stewart, Posted in Interviews

Professor Jack Cuzick talks about aspirin for the prevention of cancer
Professor Jack Cuzick gives an overview on the evidence and role of aspirin in the prevention of cancer.
 

02 October 2015

Professor Jack Cuzick receives American Cancer Society Medal of Honor

Ellie Stewart, Posted in General News, Awards

Professor Jack Cuzick receives American Cancer Society Medal of Honor
Leading QMUL cancer research Professor Jack Cuzick has been given a prestigious award for his contributions to clinical research.

21 September 2015

CCP researcher among the most influential one per cent in the world

Ellie Stewart, Posted in General News

CCP researcher among the most influential one per cent in the world
Professor Jack Cuzick is one of four QMUL academics researching clinical medicine and molecular biology that have been named on Thomson Reuter's Highly Cited Researchers 2015 list which recognises the top one per cent most cited papers published between 2003 and 2013.
 
 
 

11 September 2015

CCP to be strongly represented at HPV 2015

Ellie Stewart, Posted in General News, Conferences

CCP to be strongly represented at HPV 2015
The CCP team are excited to be contributing several presentations at the 30th International Papillomavirus Conference & Clinical and Public Health Workshops (HPV 2015) to be held in Lisbon, Portugal on 17-21st September 2015.  The conference is the premiere international event for sharing the latest research and information on HPV, a pathogenic virus that infects hundreds of millions of people worldwide.

29 July 2015

Professor Jack Cuzick presented ANZBCTG Award for Excellence in Translational Research

Jonathan Croft, Posted in General News, Awards

Professor Jack Cuzick, Head of the Centre for Cancer Prevention and Director of the Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, has been recognised for his longstanding achievements in breast cancer research during the Australia and New Zealand Breast Cancer Trials Group's (ANZBCTG) 37th Annual Scientific Meeting in Perth, Western Australia. Professor Cuzick was awarded The Robert Sutherland Award for Excellence in Translational Research, which recognises the achievements of translational researchers and their contributions to improved patient outcomes. More.

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