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Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute


Congratulations to our past and present directors, Professors Simon Tavaré and Greg Hannon, who have both been elected to prestigious Fellowships. Prof Hannon has been elected a Fellow of the Royal Society for his contributions to small RNA biology, cancer biology, and mammalian genomics. Prof Tavaré has been elected as a Foreign Member of the U.S. National Academy of Sciences for his work at the interface of the mathematical sciences and the biological and medical sciences.

Professor Greg Hannon takes over as Director of CRUK CI

On February 1, Professor Greg Hannon became the new director of CRUK CI, taking over from Professor Simon Tavaré.


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You may have seen some of our researchers on TV as part of the Cancer Research UK "Right Now" campaign after cameras were allowed into the Institute to film our research as it happened. You can see all the videos filmed in Cambridge and elsewhere using the link below. 

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