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Nobel Prize Winner to Present DNA Biochemistry and Cancer Biology Seminar at NUI Galway - Irish Tech News


Irish Tech News
NUI Galway will host a research seminar presented by Nobel laureate, Professor Paul Modrich of Duke University Medical Center and the Howard Hughes Medical Institute in the US. Professor Modrich will talk about 'Mechanisms in human DNA mismatch ...

Tango Therapeutics Bolsters Expertise in Oncology Translational Research and Clinical Pharmacology with ... - Business Wire (press release)


Business Wire (press release)
The new appointments bolster Tango's expertise in oncology translational research and clinical pharmacology as the company advances its goal of creating novel, targeted medicines for specific cancer subtypes using the principle of synthetic lethality.

A marine biologist dreamed up underwater series - Reading Eagle


Reading Eagle
The "SpongeBob SquarePants" franchise was created by Stephen Hillenburg, a marine biologist who worked for the Ocean Institute. He made a comic for the Ocean Institute called "Intertidal Zone" that featured a sponge named Bob, according to "The Oral ...

Southern Alberta Cancer Research Institute (SACRI)

Calgary, Alberta - Canada

The Southern Alberta Cancer Research Institute (SACRI) brings together researchers and physicians using the latest advances in medicine and science to determine the most effective treatments, to understand cancer causation, to explain trends in cancer incidence and mortality, and to improve the scientific knowledge of all aspects of the cancer continuum. SACRI originated in 2003 as a partnership between the University of Calgary's Faculty of Medicine and Alberta Health Services (formerly AHS-ACB). The Institute's primary role is to integrate cancer research across all disciplines - fundamental, translational, patient-based, and population health - throughout Southern Alberta.

The mission of the Southern Alberta Cancer Research Institute is "To create a community for innovative cancer research and training which is dedicated to achieving a cancer-free future".

SACRI's goals and objectives are:
* To establish and maintain a sustainable core funding for research, business and technology infrastructure
* To create a strengthened environment for team science between cancer researchers locally, across the province, and on an international scale by bringing together researchers through collaborations and partnerships
* To recruit and retain the best researchers and core facility leaders by creating an environment that supports and promotes their research activities

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