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Cancer Research in University of Tampere

Cancer research at University of Tampere

Cancer is currently one of the major health problems in industrialized countries with approximately every third person developing cancer sometime during their lifetime. At University of Tampere cancer research represents one of the key areas of research. The specific research themes cover a large array of topics ranging from cancer epidemiology and prevention to research on the basic mechanisms of cancer development and progression as well as to clinical research.

Cancer Groups:

Prof. Anssi Auvinen - Epidemiology
Prof. G Steven Bova
- PELICAN Personalized Cancer Medicine
Prof. Jorma Isola - Cancer Biology
Prof. Anne Kallioniemi - Cancer Genomics
Prof. Pirkko Kellokumpu-Lehtinen - Radiotherapy and Oncology
Olli Lohi, Docent - Hemato-oncology research group (HemoRes)
Prof. Johanna Mäenpää, Jukka Uotila, Associate Professor - Gynaecology and Obstetrics
Prof. Matti Nykter - Computational biology
Prof. Teuvo Tammela - Surgery
Daniela Ungureanu, Docent - Cancer Signalling
Prof. Tapio Visakorpi - Molecular Biology of Prostate Cancer

Research Centre:

PCRC
Prostate Cancer Research Center (PCRC) brings together groups from both units of University of Tampere in the Kauppi campus; The Faculty of Medicine and Life Sciences (MED), and The Faculty of Social Sciences (SOC). In addition, researchers from TAUH, Fimlab Ltd, and Tampere University of Technology (TUT) are closely affiliated to PCRC.

Research Project:

HPV-research
HPV vaccination research.

Tampere University Hospital:

 Cancer Centre of Tampere (TAMCAN)

 
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