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There have been extraordinary advancements in breast cancer research leading to great improvements in patient treatment and care over the past two decades. Manchester is a key player in the efforts to progress research and build on past achievements in the field. The Manchester Breast Centre (MBC) is therefore vital in driving breast cancer research forward.

The mission of the MBC is to create a world-class centre for basic and translational breast cancer research, leading to effective detection and treatment of women at risk, and ultimately elimination of the disease. The MBC currently consists of 23 Principal Investigators and is directed by Robert Clarke, Professor of Breast Biology and Director of Manchester Breast Centre.

The aim of the MBC is to enhance research in breast biology and breast disease through collaboration and two major units are incorporated: 

 

 

Home Page Mammary Gland images courtesy of Patrick Aouad, EPFL, Lausanne and Livvi Harris, AstraZeneca, Cambridge​

 

 

Seminars


Date:  08 February 202212:30
Speaker:  Thomas Hughes
From:  University of Leeds
Title:  Molecular mechanisms of chemoresistance in breast cancer
Host:  Rob Clarke
 
Date:  01 March 202200:00
Speaker:  Toral Guthani
From:  Oxford
Title:  TBC
Host:  Cliona Kirwan
 
Date:  22 March 202200:00
Speaker:  Andrew Holding & Katherine Bridge
From:  University of York
Title:  TBC
Host:  Rob Clarke