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See below for news about developments in pancreatic cancer research around the world.

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August 2016

New clinical trial hopes to shrink tumours for surgery

31 August 2016
A new clinical trial has launched in the UK looking at ways to make pancreatic cancer more responsive to chemotherapy and radiotherapy. …more information

June 2016

Glasgow scientists develop “powerful weapon” against pancreatic cancer

6 June 2016
An experimental drug has shown real promise in helping the immune system attack pancreatic cancer. …more information

May 2016

PCRF-funded research leads to new clinical trial

27 May 2016
Research originally funded by PCRF has underpinned a clinical trial led by Barts Cancer Institute, Queen Mary University of London (QMUL). …more information

Modified virus can prevent resistance to chemotherapy

13 May 2016
New research funded by Pancreatic Cancer Research Fund has shown that an altered version of the flu virus could be used to overcome pancreatic cancer’s resistance to certain drugs – and improve ho …more information

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