YCR P53 Research Unit
Department of Biology
University of York
YORK YO10 5DD, UK.
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June 2010 AWARD
Dr Simon Allison Receives Prestigous Award.
Dr Allison won the first prize awarded by the Pezcoller Foundation EACR Poster Award in the Cell and Tumour Biology category (out of 256 posters) at the 21st biennial meeting of the European Association of Cancer Research, EACR21, 26-29 June 2010, Oslo, Norway. The Pezcoller Foundation aims to promote biomedical research in the field of cancer and to recognise major scientific discoveries in the field of cancer.
From left to right:
Dr Adriana Albini, Head of Oncology Research Science and Technology Pole, Italy;
Dr Simon Allison, Post Doctoral Scientist, YCR P53 Research Unit, Department of Biology, The University of York;
Professor William Gullick, Department of Biosciences, University of Kent (Chairman of the Council, EACR, 2008-10);
at the 21st biennial meeting of the European Association of Cancer Research, EACR21, 26-29 June 2010, Oslo, Norway
Nucleus of a cell undergoing apoptosis following activation of p53 in response to DNA damage.
Funded by Yorkshire Cancer Research, an independent cancer charity.