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Funding


We receive funding from various organisations and industrial collaborators. However, much of our research is supported to two key charities: Prevent Breast Cancer and Breast Cancer Now.

Breast Cancer Now

Breast Cancer Now is the UK’s largest breast cancer charity, created by the merger of Breast Cancer Campaign and Breakthrough Breast Cancer in 2015.

The Breast Cancer Now Unit in Manchester is part of a network of research units established by Breast Cancer Now across the UK. Their research centre is located at the Institute of Cancer Research in London and other units are located in King’s College London and Manchester. The charity also funds research in many other institutions in the UK and Ireland.

For more information on Breast Cancer Now, please see this link

Seminars


Date:  20 June 201716:00
Speaker:  Nicholas Turner
From:  Institute of Cancer Research
Title:  TBC
Host:  Rob Clarke
 
Date:  04 July 201716:00
Speaker:  Richard Iggo
From:  Bergonié Cancer Institute - University of Bordeaux
Title:  The mammary ducts create a favourable microenvironment for xenografting of luminal and molecular apocrine breast tumours
Host:  Charles Streuli
 
Date:  14 September 201716:00
Speaker:  Mohamed Bentires-Alj
From:  University of Basel
Title:  TBA
Host:  Rob Clarke
 
Date:  05 October 201716:00
Speaker:  Daniel Rea - Breast Cancer Now Seminar
From:  Institute of Cancer and Genomic Sciences - University of Birmingham
Title:  TBA
Host:  Andrew Wardley