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Cancer Centre gears up for four new additions 

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.

published on : 16th November 2018

This Drink Makes Deadly Brain Tumour Cells Glow, Aids Surgery

The research was carried out with patients who had suspected glioma, the most common form of brain cancer. 

published on : 5th November 2018

Cochin Cancer Centre to become 24-hour facility in December

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.

published on : 1st November 2018

Ernakulam Medical College to hand over designated operation theatre to CCRC in November

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.

published on : 16th October 2018

New posts created at Cochin Cancer Research Centre

As the Cochin Cancer Research Centre (CCRC) marks its third anniversary, new posts are being created and more services added to its list.

published on : 27th September 2018

Cochin Cancer Research Centre: Work lags, operation theatre rarely used

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.

published on : 21st September 2018

After 'cancer is karma' remark, Baba Ramdev to inaugurate research conference at IIT Madras

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.

published on : 4th February 2018

Iranian cancer researcher travelling to Boston detained at airport

An Iranian cancer researcher arriving in the US to start work at a prominent Boston hospital has been detained at Logan International Airport.

published on : 12th July 2017