On Saturday 23rd February The Body Training Studio in Wallingford hosted their second annual Train the Trainer day to raise funds for Against Breast Cancer. Customers and members were encouraged to dream up and donate their very own 15 minute workout routines, while the gym staff were tasked with taking them on throughout the day. Gym …Read more
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Sarah’s journey follows her from diagnosis, through treatment in a way only she can. It comes straight from the heart, containing valuable and little-known insights, tackling treatment and symptom taboo with a sprinkling of self-deprecating humour. Sarah titles her journey ‘My boobs, a marker pen and a wonderful lady named Orla.’ #1 Rowing on through diagnosis So, …Read more
This Autumn the spotlight fell on our researchers when the Research & Enterprise newsletter; RE:ACTION chose to showcase our unique partnership with the University of Southampton as an example of what can be achieved through collaboration. With kind permission of ISSUU we have reprinted the article in full below. New Approaches to Fighting Breast Cancer Professor …Read more
We are pleased to be able to announce that Against Breast Cancer funded Cancer Immunology researcher Professor Stephen Beers was promoted to the position of Professor of Immunology and Immunotherapy in August 2018. His research group, based in the newly opened Centre for Cancer Immunology at Southampton University Hospital, seeks to understand how antibody drugs work …Read more
It was with pleasure that we announced recently local college student Debs Hanstock as the winner of their 2018 sticker competition. Suggestions for a new, eye-catching and engaging sticker were submitted by Art and Design students at Abingdon and Witney College earlier this year. The winning entry was chosen by CBBC presenter Lauren Layfield and …Read more