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


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April 2017

NCRI partnership launches new 5-yr strategy to accelerate progress in cancer research

25 April 2017
The National Cancer Research Institute (NCRI) has launched its new five-year strategy today to accelerate progress in cancer research through collaboration.
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Stroke drug boosts pancreatic cancer survival in mice

7 April 2017
A drug that is already used to treat stroke can significantly prolong the survival of mice with pancreatic cancer, according to new research. …more information

February 2017

Role of rogue protein PAK4 confirmed in pancreatic cancer cells

Role of rogue protein PAK4 confirmed in pancreatic cancer cells

23 February 2017
A new study funded by Pancreatic Cancer Research Fund has ed the role of a protein called PAK4 in the movement and growth of pancreatic cancer cells, and could help researchers find new ways to tack …more information

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