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The Wales Cancer Bank publishes an annual report to update researchers, health professionals, funders, patients and the public about the progress it has made during the year and the plans for the upcoming year.

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Newsletters are an informal way to keep everyone informed and to highlight the great work that many of our Lay Liaison and Ethics members do outside of WCB. Cancer Research Wales fundraising events are listed and current biobanking and cancer related issues are discussed. Newsletters are distributed to patient groups, hospital clinics and waiting rooms.

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Press Releases

The Wales Cancer has supplied samples to a variety of research groups during 2012/2013 and two companies have issued press releases mentioning the collaboration with WCB.

Please click on the company name for a link to the press release:

  • VolitionRx Ltd is a life sciences company focused on developing blood-based diagnostic tests. WCB supplied their Belgian site with blood samples.
  • EKF Diagnostics is a medical test producer based in South Wales working on a trial of a biopsy test using blood. WCB supplied DNA, paraffin sections and blood samples.