Research news

Date: 
22/11/2017

Irish Cancer Society launches research call on the role of prehabilitation and/or rehabilitation in cancer care

The Irish Cancer Society, as part of the MRCG/HRB Joint Funding scheme 2018, has today launched a new research award focused on the role of prehabilitation and/or rehabilitation in cancer care.

Date: 
01/11/2017

Talk tackles breast cancer research

As part of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, in October The Irish Cancer Society hosted a public event which discussed some of the major advances in research in this space in Ireland.

Date: 
01/11/2017

Cancer and Mental Health

The Irish Cancer Society recently hosted two experts in mental health and cancer for a public talk on the effects a cancer diagnosis can have on people with significant mental health difficulties.

Mr David Galvin
Date: 
01/11/2017

Researcher in Focus: Mr David Galvin

To mark Prostate Cancer Awareness Month, our Researcher in Focus this month is Mr David Galvin, Consultant Urologist at the Mater Misericordiae and St Vincent’s Hospitals and Principal Investigator on the IPCOR (Irish Prostate Cancer Outcomes Research) study, funded by the Irish Cancer Soci

Collage of Irish Cancer Society researchers
Date: 
18/10/2017

Breast cancer research update

Thanks to continued investment in research, we are seeing progress in the fight against breast cancer. Today, over 8 in 10 people diagnosed with breast cancer survive 5 years beyond their diagnosis, compared to just 7 in 10 people only 20 years ago.

Date: 
05/10/2017

More than 2,500 breast cancer patients participate in trials linked to Irish Cancer Society Research

Research funded by the Irish Cancer Society has played a key role in more than 2,500 breast cancer patients across Ireland taking part in clinical and translational trials.

Call for nominations: Irish Cancer Society 2017 Research Awards
Date: 
28/09/2017

Call for nominations: Irish Cancer Society 2017 Research Awards

Research funded by the Irish Cancer Society continues drive important improvements in the Irish cancer research landscape.

Irish Cancer Society research scholars Dr Conor Murphy and John Daly
Date: 
28/08/2017

Irish Cancer Society announces funding for major new cancer research scholarships

Researchers go ‘back to school’ in race to stop cancer

As students begin a new school term this week, the Irish Cancer Society has today announced funding for two new major cancer research scholarships, all made possible through the public’s generous support.