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Published June 1, 2015 12:50 PM

The 2015 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Meeting took place in Chicago on May 29 - June 2. This Annual Meeting brings together 30,000 oncology professionals from around the world. On May 30 NCMM PhD fellow Simer Bains gave an oral presentation entitled "Impact of aspirin as secondary prevention in an unselected cohort of 25 644 patients with colorectal cancer: A population-based study".

Published Apr. 22, 2015 10:20 AM

FIMM Director Olli Kallioniemi has been appointed director of the Science for Life Laboratory (SciLifeLab), Sweden and will start in this position in September, 2015. Olli Kallioniemi will join SciLifeLab as a professor at Karolinska Institutet and continue as a part-time Research Director at FIMM. NCMM congratulates Olli Kallioniemi to the appointment.


Published Jan. 14, 2015 4:47 PM

Cheeses like the Norwegian “gammelost” and Roquefort may prevent weakening of bones when you are ill. New findings show that vitamin K2 protects the production of bone tissue during inflammations.

Published June 4, 2014 1:51 PM

Our cells eat themselves so that we can stay healthy. A detailed understanding of ‘autophagy’, our cells’ waste management system, may be the key to preventing diseases and extending our lives.