British Society of Immunology Annual Congress

Posted on 5 December 2013 by Stephen Man

While some in the CLL group opted for the glamour of New Orleans (ASH), others opted for the home grown charms of the BT Convention Centre in Liverpool (above). PhD students Lauren and Reiss presented their work as posters at the annual British Society for immunology (BSI) Congress. Although their presentations were the only ones
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7th Annual Normal and Malignant Lymphocyte Meeting

Posted on 15 January 2013 by Paul Brennan

Wednesday 30th January 2013 Henry Wellcome Building (UG16) Heath Park, Cardiff Programme 2.30 – 2.55         Dr Beth Walsby “Migration from circulating CLL  – not going with the flow?” 2.55 – 3.20          Rosária Alexandre “Therapeutical targeting of NF-kB in CLL with cell penetrating peptides” 3.20 – 3.45         Sophie Betteridge “Characterising CD31-CD38 signalling in
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Big smiles at BSH in Glasgow

Posted on 3 May 2012 by Paul Brennan

A delegation from Cardiff attended the British Society for Haematology Annual Meeting in Glasgow, this year, presenting some of their exciting data. Here’s a lovely picture with Sophie, Rosária, Chris P, Ryan and Chris F. Everybody looks happy 🙂
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Attending the UK CLL Forum

Posted on 29 March 2012 by Paul Brennan

Today, most of the lab is attending the UK CLL Forum Annual Scientific Day. The title of the day is “Understanding CLL genotype and tumour environment: New therapeutic potentials”. The meeting is dedicated to the memory of Professor Terry Hamblin who died earlier this year. Terry is remembered as founder of the UK CLL Forum.
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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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International Workshop on CLL

Posted on 27 October 2011 by Paul Brennan

Even as I write, Chris Pepper and Chris Fegan, two key members of the group, are flying to Houston, Texas for the 14th Interanational Workshop on Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia. They will present some exciting new data, meet colleagues and do some high quality networking. Maybe a beer or two will be drunk too…
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