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World’s Leading Researchers Gather in Dublin for the Breast Cancer Ireland Cancer ‘Think Tank’

Next week, world-class specialist cancer researchers will gather, from all over the globe, in the Royal College of Surgeons (RCSI) in Dublin for a ground breaking three-day Cancer Conference, chaired by Professor Leonie Young, Scientific Director, Beaumont RCSI Cancer Centre, alongside Dr Damir Vareslija,  School of Pharmacy and Biomolecular Science and Professor Donald McDonnell, Professor […]

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Breast Cancer Ireland funded research reveals ground-breaking therapy

New Breast Cancer Ireland part funded research led by RCSI University of Medicine and Health Sciences and Beaumont RCSI Cancer Centre investigators, reveals a new potential therapy approach to treat brain metastasis in breast cancer with existing drugs. Most breast cancer related deaths are as a result of treatment relapse leading to the spread of […]

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Pioneering Irish Research in Primary and Advanced Breast Cancer

Worldwide, 1.7 million women face a diagnosis of breast cancer each year – 460,000 are in the EU and 3,100 are in Ireland.  To mark World Cancer Day on Tuesday, February 4, 2020, Breast Cancer Ireland (BCI) announce new ground-breaking developments in so-called ‘personalised medicine’ or ‘precision medicine’, which is the tailoring of treatment strategies […]

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