Latest Institute of Cancer Research Stories

2010-10-18 07:40:00

The first research from the Breakthrough Generations Study could lead to a test to predict a woman's reproductive lifespan.

2010-07-29 06:30:00

CALGARY, July 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Oncolytics Biotech Inc.

2010-05-18 12:00:00

CALGARY, AB, May 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Oncolytics Biotech Inc.

2010-01-07 08:20:10

In a new study, scientists have searched for mutations in the gene regions of more than 100 kidney cancer samples, the largest number of samples from a single tumor type to be sequenced to date.

2009-12-17 08:55:00

Geneticists have recently finished analyzing the genomes of two different types of cancer cells, giving them the first complete genetic map of the devastating disease and marking a milestone in the history of cancer research.

2009-12-16 07:00:00

LOS ALTOS, Calif., Dec. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- IronKey, maker of the world's most secure flash drives, today announced that it is providing The Royal Marsden Hospital with its secure, managed USB flash drives to protect data in transit.

2009-04-08 11:10:00

Deadly malignant melanoma has become the most common type of cancer among women in their 20s in the UK, according to the Cancer Research United Kingdom.

2009-04-07 07:45:29

New research from Britain finds that as much as 70 percent of melanoma cases may be spurred by a genetic mutation that causes cells to become cancerous after too much sun exposure.

2008-10-23 15:00:28

CALGARY, Oct. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Oncolytics Biotech Inc.

2008-10-14 06:00:36

By Christopher Mackie The grant is part of a GBP 50 million nationwide programme that will see funding given for imaging technology research undertaken in five UK universities.

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