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After a long wait, the Cochin Cancer Research Centre will have a fully functional mammogram unit. Health Minister K K Shailaja will inaugurate the project.
The research was carried out with patients who had suspected glioma, the most common form of brain cancer.
A new haematology-oncology and pain and palliative care along with community medicine department will also be added to the hospital by the end of this year.
A CCRC surgeon who carried out a surgery at the Ernakulam General Hospital drew flak from the public as there were earlier attempts to transfer surgeons to the General Hospital.
As the Cochin Cancer Research Centre (CCRC) marks its third anniversary, new posts are being created and more services added to its list.
Since its stone-laying by Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan in May, CCRC has been plagued by many problems, from permit issues to labour issues, and its construction work is yet to become full-fledged.
Baba Ramdev, who had claimed that cancer is divine justice for sins committed, has been invited as the chief guest at the 7th International Translational Cancer Research Conference.
An Iranian cancer researcher arriving in the US to start work at a prominent Boston hospital has been detained at Logan International Airport.