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Artwork donated to Oxford ward for patients undergoing cancer clinical trials

A generous donation by artist Lida Sherafatmand has seen three prints installed into the Early Phase Clinical Trials Unit at the Churchill Hospital in Oxford.

T-cell landscape mapping identifies new targets for pancreatic cancer immunotherapy

Through analysis of T-cell populations, Oxford pancreatic researchers identify novel therapeutic opportunities in pancreatic cancer patients
An animation showing a dial with green, amber and red risk levels for myeloma

New clinical prediction tools for myeloma

Dr Constantinos Koshiaris has developed clinical prediction models for use in primary care with the aim of accelerating myeloma diagnoses.

Oxford at the American Association for Cancer Research Annual Meeting

Oxford researchers are out in force at next week’s AACR Annual Meeting, check out what they’ll be talking about

Early Detection Award for research into the clinical application of single cell genomics

Dr Onima Chowdhury will investigate the clinical application of single cell sequencing for early diagnosis and response prediction in myelodysplastic syndromes.
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Higher testosterone levels in men linked to greater melanoma risk

New research from Dr Eleanor Watts at the Nuffield Department of Population Health has found this association for the first time

New funding for early diagnosis research using platelets

Dr Bethan Psaila and her team will investigate the potential of circulating blood platelets for early detection of a range of cancer types.

Novel imaging device enters first round of development funding programme

Anna Vella is designing CAPULET: a device to increase the accuracy in delivering particle beam radiotherapy in cancer treatment

Oxford spin out influencing patient care world wide

Oxford cancer research spin our Optellum has received FDA clearance for the world’s first AI-powered clinical decision support for early lung cancer diagnosis

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Funding

The Centre supports researchers at every stage of their career and are committed to facilitating more excellent science in Oxford.

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Research

We have achieved a critical mass of investment here in Oxford and the opportunities for cancer research are immense.

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Graduate studies

Oxford is consistently ranked the world’s best for clinical, pre-clinical, and health training. It is within this rich environment that the Centre implements its strategy for training the next generation of cancer researchers.

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Events

Through our networking and events programme, the Centre brings together the individual components of the Centre into a cohesive community for cancer research.

Oxford Centre Films

Participating in an early phase clinical trial (Part 1) – being recruited to a trial

Participating in an early phase clinical trial (Part 2) – during the trial

CRUK Oxford Centre International Symposium on Oesophageal Cancer

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