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Cancer Research Network Half-day Symposium

The Cancer Research Network will be hosting its next showcase event the afternoon of 17 June 2019 and will comprise oral and poster presentations.

The Network's Steering Group invites all Cancer Researchers, and in particular Early Career Researchers, conducting research in any Cancer area to submit a poster abstract for consideration. Deadline: 3 May 2019 at 12 noon

Go to the event webpage for further information, to download forms and to register

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Cancer research at Bristol is a vibrant cross-disciplinary community which focuses on core strengths in cancer cell biology, genetic and lifecourse epidemiology and health services research. In partnership with Bristol NHS Trusts and the University of West of England (UWE), we aim to accelerate the identification and translation of research into clinical practice for the early detection and treatment of cancer.

Cancer is a leading cause of death and morbidity worldwide, and with the ageing of the population and changes in lifestyle such as increasing obesity, its incidence is likely to continue to rise. Research in Bristol, lead by internationally recognised experts in the field, is looking to enhance early diagnostics, screening and prevention of a variety of cancers.

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