Novel PET Tracers
MR Imaging of Hypoxia
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Cambridge Cancer Centre
Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute
Cancer Research UK Manchester Institute
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Manchester Cancer Research Centre
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The University of Manchester
Manchester scientist advises on Corrie cancer storyline
20 December 2017
Dr Ayse Latif from The University of Manchester responded to a request from Coronation Street to ensure that their recent testicular cancer storyline was accurate.
Cancer imaging at Science Spectacular
01 November 2017
The Cancer Imaging Centre in Cambridge and Manchester recently took part in the public engagement event Science Spectacular in the Whitworth Hall.
Infra-red light to detect early signs of oesophageal cancer
07 September 2016
Scientists have developed an endoscope that uses near-infrared light to spot early warning signs of oesophageal – food pipe – cancer, according to research published in the Journal of Biomedical Optics.
First cancer patient in Europe scanned in Cambridge using new technique showing whether drugs work
11 April 2016
The first cancer patient in Europe has been scanned with a revolutionary imaging technique that could enable doctors to see whether a drug is working within a day or two of starting treatment.
Imaging test detects aggressive and treatment-resistant cancers
10 December 2015
Scientists have developed a new imaging test that could enable doctors to identify more dangerous tumours before they spread around the body – and tailor treatment accordingly.
Imaging method has potential to stratify head and neck cancer patients
18 September 2015
Manchester researchers have identified a potential new way to predict which patients with head and neck cancer may benefit most from chemotherapy.
Watching the death throes of tumours
25 February 2015
A clinical trial due to begin later this year will see scientists observing close up, in real time – and in patients – how tumours respond to new drugs.
Hyperpolariser puts a spin on tumour imaging
27 May 2014
New scanning technology in Cambridge opens the window on rapidly assessing whether or not cancer drugs are working.
New method to analyse how cancer cells die
23 April 2014
Manchester scientists have improved a way of analysing how cancer spreads and how effective drugs are at killing the cells.
New scan gives insight into tumour oxygenation
13 November 2013
Scientists in Manchester have developed a new imaging method that could help doctors choose the best treatment for individual patients by measuring how much oxygen is in their tumour.
Cancer imaging centres get £35 million boost
24 October 2013
Cancer imaging is set to get a major boost from a £35 million nationwide initiative to develop cutting edge imaging technologies for basic and clinical cancer research.
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