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Over the next few months, for the very first time, the University Medical Center Groningen (UMCG) in the Netherlands will start offering tissue-specific stem cell transplants to cancer patients who are at risk of a dry mouth after radiotherapy. The research group led by UMCG Professor of Radiotherapy Rob Coppes demonstrated that salivary gland stem […]

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Invited speakers Marie-Catherine Vozenin (Lausanne University Hospital) Rob Bristow (University of Manchester) Aaron Goodarzi (University of Calgary) Marianne Kortzinsky (Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, UHN) Location Meeting will take place online (via Zoom). More info coming soon. Registration nvrb.org/meetings/

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HyperBoost aims to deliver a new generation of creative and entrepreneurial professionals with the skills and expertise to coordinate, develop, apply and optimise advanced multi-modality cancer treatments. In HyperBoost we will develop an advanced personalised treatment planning platform for hyperthermia combined with radiotherapy based on extensive preclinical and clinical data. For more information and to […]

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Our usual annual symposium in the fall will be postponed due to the current COVID-19 restrictions. However, we are not fully going to cancel the day! We have invited Dr. Ester Hammond from the University of Oxford to give an online lecture about her exciting recent work. Subsequently, we will have our NVRB members meeting, in which we […]

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