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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

Late dinners may increase the risk of breast and prostate cancer: Research

Compared with individuals, sleeping immediately after supper, those sleeping two or more hours after supper had a 20 per cent reduction in cancer risk for breast and prostate cancer

published on : 21st July 2018

Kochi: SEIAA gives nod for Cancer Centre building work

SEIAA has given its nod for the construction of Cochin Cancer Research Centre building and for the preliminary works of the Rs 395-crore project.

published on : 18th April 2018

Ground preparation for Cochin Cancer Research Centre building begins

The estimated cost for the ground preparation, which is expected to be completed in four months, is estimated to be around Rs 4.6 crore.

published on : 24th March 2018

Indian-American scientist Navin Varadarajan awarded grant for cancer research

Associate professor of chemical and biomolecular engineering, Navin was given USD 1,173,420 to improve the effectiveness of T-cell immunotherapy.

published on : 2nd March 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

Green nod turns hurdle for Cochin cancer centre project

The construction of the new building of CCRC, funded by the Kerala Infrastructure Investment Fund Board (KIIFB), was slated to begin in January next year.

published on : 20th December 2017

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