Month: November 2011

CLL mentioned in TIME

Posted on 20 November 2011 by Stephen Man

More publicity following the announcement of the LLR grant to Duncan and Chris. The research on telomeres in CLL was cited as an example of “Innovation in the NHS” during  a talk by  Andrew Lewis (Director of Innovation and Improvement, Cardiff & Vale NHS Trust). This talk was part of the inaugural conference for the new
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Our students at Postgraduate Research Day

Posted on 14 November 2011 by Paul Brennan

Every year, the students at the Cardiff University School of Medicine organise a Postgraduate Research Day. It’s a great opportunity to hear about the good quality research in the School and for students to practice presenting their research. This year, Ryan gave a talk while  Sophie and Suliman gave posters. Here they are…. Thanks to
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Leukaemia & Lymphoma Research

Posted on 9 November 2011 by Paul Brennan

I am learning more about Acute Myeloid Leukaemia at the Leukaemia & Lymphoma Grantholders’ Day. It’s a whole day of talks from Experts in this disease. As I write, Professor David is talking about potentially curing patients with acute promyelocytic leukaemia (APL). Very interesting. There has been many mentions of colleagues at Cardiff University, particularly
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Two more fluorescent CLL cells…

Posted on 1 November 2011 by Paul Brennan

I like pretty pictures so here are two more fluorescent CLL cells. These were prepared and imaged by Rosária Alexandre, a PhD student currently working in the group with help from her co-supervisor, Dr Arwyn T Jones,  who works in the School of Pharmacy.
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