By a GenomeWeb Staff Reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – A new cancer research center that will emphasize science that delves into the molecular and genetic underpinnings of the disease was launched this week in Oxford, Cancer Research UK (CRUK) said.

The Oxford Cancer Research Centre, a partnership between CRUK, the University of Oxford, and the Oxford Radcliffe Hospitals NHS Trust, will receive £2.8 million ($4.5 million) in funding from CRUK in its first year.

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