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£1.5m Precision Medicine funding

We’re proud to announce £1.5m Precision Medicine funding for targeted, less toxic cancer treatments.
Precision Medicine is an exciting new way to deliver cancer treatment to children. It takes into account individual variations in genes, environment and lifestyle.
Precision therapies target specific changes in individual patients’ tumour DNA, allowing for more effective treatments while reducing toxic side effects.
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Analysing the precise genetic characteristics of tumours

Detailed analysis of the genetic characteristics of a child’s tumour can provide doctors with lots of information about the tumour and how best to treat it. This is known as precision medicine, and this project aims to put in place the infrastructure necessary to introduce the systematic testing of newly diagnosed and relapsed children.
Our funding is enabling doctors to ...

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