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Dr Karl Butterworth receives prestige Michael Fry Research Award

Awards | 30 May, 2019

Congratulations to Dr Karl Butterworth from the Centre for Cancer Research and Cell Biology has won a highly prestigious international award from the Radiation Research Society in the United States.

QUEEN'S UNIVERSITY AWARDED GOVERNMENT FUNDING TO ADVANCE EXCELLENCE IN PRECISION MEDICINE

8 November, 2018

Queen's has announced they are part of a consortium that will receive a multi-million-pound investment of government/industry funding to advance the use of artificial intelligence (AI) in cancer diagnosis and precision medicine.

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QUEEN’S UNIVERSITY RESEARCHERS DISCOVER GROUND-BREAKING PROCESS WHICH DESTROYS BOWEL CANCER

6 September, 2018

Researchers at Queen’s University Belfast have discovered a ground-breaking therapeutic process that can target and kill bowel cancer cells, which may improve survival rates for bowel cancer patients globally.

MAINTAINING PUBLIC TRUST IN USE OF BIG DATA FOR ENHANCING HUMAN HEALTH

13 August, 2018

In an article published this month in The Lancet Oncology, a collaborative team of international researchers led by Queen’s University Belfast, outlines the imperative for maintaining public trust in the use of health data for research.

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Queen's to host AIMday Big Data, AI and the One Health Agenda

13 August, 2018

Queen’s University Belfast will hosting AIMday Big Data, AI and the One Health Agenda on Friday 19th October 2018 at Riddel Hall, Queen’s University Belfast.

MEN WITH PROSTATE CANCER COULD BENEFIT FROM NEW RADIOTHERAPY TECHNIQUES

9 August, 2018

Early results from an innovative new clinical trial led by researchers from Queen’s University Belfast have shown that men with prostate cancer could benefit from radical radiotherapy that delivers treatment in just five visits.

QUEEN'S RESEARCHERS DEVELOP NEW TREATMENT FOR PANCREATIC CANCER

21 May, 2018

Queen’s researchers have secured a prestigious award to develop a new antibody drug for the treatment of pancreatic cancer.

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QUEEN'S UNIVERSITY SCIENTISTS INVITE CITY TO UNITE FOR WORLD CANCER DAY

5 February, 2018

QUEEN'S UNIVERSITY SCIENTISTS INVITE CITY TO UNITE FOR WORLD CANCER DAY

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RESEARCHER FROM QUEEN’S PUBLISHES GROUNDBREAKING PLAN TO END BOWEL CANCER

15 January, 2018

A groundbreaking report, led by Professor Mark Lawler, Chair in Translational Cancer Genomics at Queen’s highlights a plan to end bowel cancer, the second most common cause of cancer death in Europe.

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NEW PRECISION MEDICINE CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE WILL IMPROVE PATIENT TREATMENT

5 December, 2017

A £10million Centre of Excellence in Precision Medicine was launched today by Invest Northern Ireland and Queen’s University Belfast.