MANCHESTER CANCER RESEARCH CENTRE
 
 
 

Recent Highlights

Our new building has been shortlisted for the Greater Manchester Building of the Year award. It is one of three University buildings up for the award – making up half of the total shortlist. 

A Manchester melanoma scientist has been awarded the Young Investigator’s Award by ECCO - the European CanCer Organisation - and EJC – the European Journal of Cancer. Maria Romina Girotti will receive her prestigious award at the European Cancer Congress in Vienna this month.

The University of Manchester has signed a collaboration agreement to develop new blood-based biomarkers for earlier detection of lung cancer. Scientists will work with Abcodia to perform proteomic studies on biobank samples of the disease.