MCRC Director's Update January 2024

A welcome to 2024 from Professor Robert Bristow

Professor Robert Bristow in his office in the OCRB


Hello and a very warm welcome to 2024! I am pleased to be delivering the first in a new format of Director’s Updates to welcome in the new year.


In this update, I discuss:


  • The AACR Special Conference on DNA Damage Repair in California, which I co-chaired
  • GM Cancer Conference Awards which are now open for categories including Team Science, Early Career Researcher and Innovation Awards
  • The valuable meeting we held with delegates from the Prostate Cancer Foundation and John Black Foundation
  • Dr Natalie Cook’s £730,000 NIHR Rosetrees Trust Advanced Fellowship for her cancers of unknown primary (CUP) research
  • Nomination of the Paterson Building for GM Chamber of Commerce building of the year


MCRC Director's Video Update January 2024

Watch now on The Manchester Cancer Research Centre YouTube channel. (2 mins 51 secs)

Professor Robert Bristow

Tune in next month for another round up of the month’s activities for the MCRC.


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