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Congratulations to Coordinator Prof Annette Byrne, RCSI for her recent HRB Investigator-Led Projects Award

2019-11-25T15:25:08+00:00November 25th, 2019|

Professor Annette Byrne was one of eight RCSI researchers to have been awarded a total of €2.8m in the 2019 Health Research Board (HRB) Investigator-Led Projects funding programme. Congratulations, Annette! The HRB Investigator-Led Projects scheme aims to support highly innovative and internationally competitive research, driven by a vision for improvements in human health and wellbeing. [...]

Vall d’Hebron recruits the first COLOSSUS translational trial participant in Spain

2019-11-12T11:31:21+00:00November 6th, 2019|

Pictured (from L to R) Iosune Baraibar, medical oncologist; Mireia Sanchis, Project Manager;  Ariadna Garcia, Research Nurse; Javier Ros, Medical Oncologist; Javier Gonzalo, Project Manager* On November 5, 2019, Dr Rodrigo Dienstmann and the colorectal cancer clinical research team under the leadership of Dr Elena Elez at Vall d'Hebron Institute of Oncology have registered the first person in Spain for [...]

VHIO’s PI Dr Rodrigo Dienstmann presents COLOSSUS at ESMO Congress 2019

2019-10-07T10:10:46+00:00October 7th, 2019|

During the Special Symposium at ESMO 2019 "Stratified treatment in metastatic colorectal cancer" on 29 September, COLOSSUS PI Dr Rodrigo Dienstmann of Vall d'Hebron Institute of Oncology presented  COLOSSUS in his talk entitled "New molecular stratification of colorectal cancer". New molecular stratification of colorectal cancer will involve functional subtypes that reflect cancer cell and microenvironment [...]

Ireland enrols first person in COLOSSUS translational study

2019-09-23T10:12:57+00:00September 23rd, 2019|

Great news! Dr Brian Bird and his team at Bon Secours Hospital in Cork have registered the first person in Ireland to the COLOSSUS prospective translational trial. Congratulations to the clinical research team! https://twitter.com/DrHealeyBird/status/1174771461313224707?s=20

Two new COLOSSUS publications

2019-11-01T10:35:12+00:00September 9th, 2019|

Investigative teams at Universitá Degli Studi di Torino (UNITO), Ruprecht Karls-Universitaet Heidelberg (UHEI) and RCSI, the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland have recently published two COLOSSUS-acknowledged studies. Congratulations to all researchers involved! The first study by Irene Catalano and Livio Trusolino at UNITO, The Stromal and Immune Landscape of Colorectal Cancer Progression during Anti-EGFR [...]

COLOSSUS Publication News from UCD

2019-11-01T10:37:27+00:00July 11th, 2019|

A COLOSSUS study has recently been published "Gold Open Access" in Scientific Reports. The Systems Biology Ireland team at University College Dublin consisting of Caterina Thomaseth, Dirk Fey, Tapesh Santra, Oleksii S. Rukhlenko, Nicole E. Radde, and Boris N. Kholodenko published "Impact of measurement noise, experimental design, and estimation methods on Modular Response Analysis based [...]