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Cardiff CLL group on TV

Posted on 30 April 2014 by Stephen Man

BBC Wales visited to interview Chris Pepper about the latest developments in research from the Cardiff CLL group. The video report features two of the fundraisers (Mark Lewis Jones and Richard Harrington) who support the research program, as well as cameos from Beth, Vicky and Maisy!
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Our newest PI – Dr EJ Walsby…

Posted on 20 September 2013 by Paul Brennan

Big congratulations to Beth! She has won her first grant as a principal investigator. The grant is from Leukaemia and Lymphoma Research UK. The title is “In vitro modeling of the effects of BTK and PI3K inhibitors on circulating CLL cells”. Well done, Beth and good luck.
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Congratulations Professor Pepper

Posted on 20 September 2013 by Paul Brennan

It’s a great pleasure to congratulate Professor Pepper on the award of his personal chair. If you want to learn more about Chris’s background, you can check out this talk he gave at the ‘Science in Health LIVE’ event at Cardiff University School of Medicine.
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Happy New Year….

Posted on 15 January 2013 by Paul Brennan

I can’t believe that it’s 2013 already. There haven’t been many updates on this blog over the last few months so I thought I would add something. The site has been going for over a year now and we’ve had over 2,800 hits. This corresponds to about 200 a month. I am pretty happy with
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Lucy’s Work Experience week….

Posted on 26 October 2012 by Paul Brennan

Lucy Bettinson visited our lab for the week. Here’s her story of what she did: “Just a couple of days ago, as a year 11 student about to do their work experience, I had no idea what a cancer research team did as far as experiments or how they got their findings. But in just
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Cardiff CLL Open Day 2012

Posted on 24 August 2012 by Paul Brennan

We are hosting a Research Open Day in Cardiff organised by Leukaemia and Lymphoma Research UK on the 13th of October 2012. The day will focus on Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia. If you would like to join us and learn about progress in CLL please register here. The event is free and open to everyone.  
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Graduation

Posted on 24 August 2012 by Paul Brennan

I think graduation is a great celebration day. No pressure to perform, funny gowns to wear and a nice certificate to take home. What more could you want? This year the Cardiff graduation included Dr Laurence Pearce and Dr Walid Moktar from the CLL lab. The picture below is Laurence and Dr Anja Lissina who graduated
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