Cancer Immunology event in Jersey

Ahead of the cancer immunology talk at Les Cotils (taking place 21 September), Jersey Press talked to Southampton consultant oncologist Dr Andy Davies and Professor Tim Elliott about the new Centre for Cancer Immunology and what it will mean for the future of cancer treatment.

Cancer Centre will help Channel Islanders

Guernsey residents are invited to join local cancer specialists at a talk this month about Southampton’s new Centre for Cancer Immunology. Read this Guernsey Press article about the Centre, how Jersey resident, Xano, overcome childhood cancer through immunology, and details of the event on the 21 September.

Southampton set for £4m cancer battle boost thanks to Cancer Research UK

Cancer Research UK have announced that our current facilities at Southampton General Hospital will be awarded £4m as part of a £16m UK initiative to help fight the most malignant cancers. The University of Southampton’s Professor Tim Elliott, Director of the Centre for Cancer Immunology, said: “We’re delighted to have been awarded this grant to further our understanding of how immunotherapies work.” Read full story in the Daily Echo.