Principal Researcher: Dr David Olmos and Dr Elena Castro. Centres: Spanish National Cancer Research Centre (CNIO), IBIMA (Biomedical Research Institute of Malaga). Background: Prostate cancer is the most common cancer in men in the western world and its incidence increases year on year. It already ranks third as a cause of male cancer death, after

Principal Researcher: Dr Chris Jones – Biography Centres: The Institute of Cancer Research (ICR) – London. UK Timeline: 2015-2017       Background: The appearance of brain tumours in children is usually a devastating event. To date, there are few specific and effective therapies for this disease, and the average survival of a child patient after diagnosis is no

Project name PAEDIATRIC ONCOLOGY UNIT LA PAZ HOSPITAL Principal Researcher: Dr Antonio Pérez Martínez Centres: La Paz University Hospital and La Paz Hospital Research Institute (idiPAZ) Timeline: 2017-2020 Funding: 1,200,000 € Target for 2017: 500,000 €   Background Cancer is the main cause of childhood death in our country. 1,400 children are diagnosed with cancer