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A Vision To Create a Cancer Free Future

Fostering a Team Science and Collaborative Environment

Driving World-Leading and Practice-Influencing Cancer Research

From the Laboratory Bench to Life-Saving Treatments

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Manchester ECMC receives major funding to help find new cancer treatments

The major funding investment of more than £3m aims to provide future hope for people diagnosed with the disease.

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Launching our new Podcast - "One in Two: A Manchester Cancer Research Podcast"

Hear direct from our researchers as we launch our new podcast “One in Two: A Manchester Cancer Research Podcast” Our first season of seven episodes focuses on Innovations in Early Detection. 

Stay tuned as more episodes are released over the coming weeks.

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‘The Prostate Gap’ photography exhibition

Experience this free photography exhibit by photographer Ian Smith, exploring our understanding of prostate cancer within under-represented groups in our society. The Prostate Gap exhibit is displayed in the Oglesby Cancer Research Centre foyer, M20 4GJ until the 10th of February 2023. No booking needed, just turn up!

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Spring/Summer 2022 edition of the Training and Education Newsletter

Discover the successes of our cancer postgraduate trainees and postdocs in our Spring/Summer  2022 Training & Education Newsletter, bringing you the achievements of our valued researchers including their recent publications, academic presentations and awards from across the breadth of our research portfolio.

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Forging Collaborations on an International Scale - MCRC visit Kenya

Members of the MCRC, University of Manchester and The Christie visited KUTRRH in June to build on existing collaborations to improve cancer survival.

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On Cancer

Created in partnership with Policy@Manchester and The University of Manchester, read our latest publication demonstrating exemplar Team Science research taking place in Manchester. On Cancer spotlights the evidence on which to base future policy implementations, from pioneering early detection, and equal access of screening and treatments, to our use of cutting-edge technologies.

Leaders In Excellence


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The MCRC is a unique partnership between The University of Manchester, Cancer Research UK and The Christie NHS Foundation Trust.

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