Cambridge Cancer Research Hospital.

Cambridge Cancer

Research Hospital

Cambridge Cancer Research Hospital will transform how we diagnose and treat cancer. The research that takes place there promises to change the lives of cancer patients. This is the hospital that will change the story of cancer forever.

The story of olaparib: a life-saving cancer drug

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Updates from across the University

Person recovering from cancer.

News - Cancer is the public's biggest health concern

Two-thirds of the public say they are very or somewhat worried about being told they have cancer. Survey highlights public's hopes for the future of cancer research and care.
Plaster cast of Sprinter.

Features - The history behind the 1924 Paris Olympics

The 1924 Paris Olympics stars in a major Fitzwilliam Museum exhibition exploring the sport, art and bodies behind a pivotal Games.
Electron micrograph of bacteria invading human cells.

News - Identifying drug resistant infection with AI

Artificial intelligence (AI) could be used to identify drug resistant infections, significantly reducing the time taken for a correct diagnosis. Cambridge researchers showed an algorithm that could identify drug-resistant bacteria from microscopy images.


Concerts, lectures, sports events, and more

Lecture - The industrial history of Mill Road - Friday 19 July

Join for a talk exploring the industrial past of the Mill Road area and share your thoughts on how it may support today's sense of place and community.

Festival - Summer at the Museums – 23 July to 2 September

A jam-packed programme of family events at museums across Cambridgeshire. Join us for free or low-cost events, hands-on activities, creative workshops and trails for the whole family.

Admissions - Undergraduate open day – Friday 13 September

Looking to study with us? If you are thinking of applying, a Cambridge open day is a great way to learn more about the University.

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