Research news

Date: 
12/03/2018

Irish Cancer Society researcher shines at RCSI Research Day

The RCSI in Dublin held their annual Research Day on Wednesday, March 7, with cancer research to the fore of the projects showcased.

Date: 
12/03/2018

Recent Scholar Graduates in Focus

Today we’re featuring PhD students funded by the Irish Cancer Society who submitted their PhD thesis and/or passed their Viva in recent months. Through their great work and enormous efforts, each has made an important contribution to cancer research.

Elspeth Ward

Date: 
12/03/2018

In review: 2018 Irish Association for Cancer Research annual meeting

The 54th Annual Irish Association for Cancer Research (IACR) meeting took place in the Crowne Plaza Hotel Santry in Dublin on Wednesday 21 - Friday 23 February 2018. It was another successful event with approximately 250 registered attendees for the meeting.

Date: 
01/02/2018

Researcher in Focus - Clare Butler

Clare Butler completed her Irish Cancer Society funded research in late 2017. Her research looked into potential new treatments for late-stage bowel cancer.

Date: 
24/01/2018

New research to assess the needs of lung cancer patients

Congratulations and best wishes to Pamela Gallagher, Professor of Psychology at DCU, who will soon begin important new research funded by the Irish Cancer Society.

Date: 
24/01/2018

Irish Cancer Society Announces Research Funding Schemes Opening in 2018

In a continued commitment to fund cancer research at all levels the Irish Cancer Society has a number of funding schemes opening for applications in 2018 for researchers at different career stages. 

Date: 
20/12/2017

Irish Cancer Society announces new investment in cancer research leadership

The Irish Cancer Society has today announced a major investment to foster the growth of cancer research, which it hopes will significantly benefit people with cancer in Ireland.

Date: 
18/12/2017

HPV vaccine co-inventor presents his vision for cancer prevention

The Irish Cancer Society and the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland were delighted to host a talk Dr Douglas Lowy, Deputy Director of the US-based National Cancer Institute (NCI), on Friday, December 1.

Date: 
18/12/2017

Top honours for cancer researchers at Irish Cancer Society Research Awards

Congratulations to cancer researchers Michelle Lowry and Dr Naomi Walsh who went home with the top prizes at the 2017 Irish Cancer Society Research Awards.