NCRI Cancer Conference
1-4 November 2015, Liverpool (UK)
The NCRI Cancer Conference will highlight the latest basic, translational and clinical cancer research. More information on the conference website.
The EUROCARE-6 study will continue the activity of surveillance and the comparison between survival and care of cancer patients across Europe, initiated with EUROCARE-1,-2,-3, -4, and -5. Please find here the study protocol.
Childhood Cancer Incidence in Southern-Eastern Europe
The incidence rates of central nervous system tumours in children have been compared among 10 Southern–Eastern European countries. Please find here all the information.
New ENCR-JRC portal
Each European population-based Cancer Registry received an email on 10 July by the ENCR Chairman with the link to the ENCR-JRC Portal, and the corresponding instructions. If your Registry did not receive it, please contact JRC-ENCR(at)ec.europa.eu
More information is available at this link.
IJC - Cancer Incidence in Five Continents
The International Journal of Cancer has published a paper on Volume X of the Cancer Incidence of Five Continents (CI5). The authors assessed the status of population-based cancer registries worldwide, described the techniques used in CI5 to evaluate their quality, and highlighted the notable variation in the incidence rates of selected cancers contained within Volume X of CI5. Please find here all the information.