Harnessing Clinical Insights from Tumor Models Boston 2017

Tumor Models Boston 2017 The 5th Annual Tumour Models Boston event aimed to showcase the latest advancements in the application of preclinical models to enhance the translation of cancer therapies from animal to patient! It was clear two of the showcases really stood out for ...

A brief overview of human cancer models

Why study cancer? There is hardly anyone on this planet who has not heard about cancer and has not been in touch with it in this one way or another. It looks like cancer has existed for as long as humanity remembers itself; the views ...

Cancer: A global fight

"The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at a time of challenge and controversy." - Dr. Martin Luther King What is cancer? Cancer is when abnormal cells divide in an uncontrolled ...

Mouse Trap: How to win in the PDX game

I would like to thank Craig for being the inspirational basis for this post, and also supplying lots of the content. The Mouse Trap For Craig, our Marketing Manager, Mouse Trap was a favourite game of his growing up! Apparently, he would spend hours playing ...

Repositive and AstraZeneca Announce Initial Members of PDX Consortium

Members Include Boehringer Ingelheim, Merck Group and Horizon Discovery Cambridge, 7 December 2016 ... Repositive, a software company developing novel tools to improve discovery and access to human genomic research data, and AstraZeneca have announced the inaugural members of the PDX Consortium, which was set up ...