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A drug that specifically targets tropomyosin receptor kinases (TRK) fused genes, larotrectinib, has been found to be effective in patients of all ages, according to recently published results from combined analysis. more

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Alderley Park has been confirmed as the interim home for the Cancer Research UK (CRUK) Manchester Institute, underlining it as a key asset in the North of England. more

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A new study from industry and academia has highlighted a new approach to targeting key cancer-linked proteins that are considered to be ‘undruggable’. more

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The antibody drug conjugate (ADC) development company, Glythera, has been granted exclusive, worldwide rights to Cancer Research UK’s novel CDK11 inhibitor programme for the development of multiple ADCs. more

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The charity organisation, Cancer Research UK, has selected the Veeva Vault eTMF system, from Veeva Systems, for the modernisation of its clinical trial processes. more

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A study, from an international team of researchers, may offer hope to patients with prostate cancer as it shows that a combination therapy could potentially reduce the recurrence rate of the disease. more

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A strategic alliance between Cancer Research UK, Newcastle University and Astex Pharmaceuticals for drug discovery has been extended for another three years. more

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Diagnostics company, Owlstone Medical, and Cancer Research UK (CRUK) have initiated a trial that is focused on the identification of breath biomarkers for the early detection and diagnosis of various cancers. more

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A combination of lapatinib and trastuzumab (Herceptin) before surgery shrinks and may even destroy tumours in women with HER2 positive disease within 11 days, according to new research more

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As October is Breast Cancer Awareness month EPM has put together a list of medical developments and partnerships in the pharmaceutical sector that are helping to treat cancer more

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Cancer Research UK’s Drug Discovery Committee has awarded Newcastle University’s Northern Institute of Cancer Research £5 million to bring more cancer drugs to clinical trials. more

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Cancer Research UK is using Onyx Scientific to manage several of its drug development projects in a bid to maximise value for the UK’s leading cancer charity. more

A Flexicon FP50 tabletop filling and stoppering machine from Watson-Marlow Pumps Group has automated a previously manual process at a Cancer Research UK facility in Hertfordshire. The FP50 is delivering increased speed and reliability into this... more

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