Press Releases / Recent News

20th January 2017

THE CRT PIONEER FUND AND CANCER RESEARCH UK’S MANCHESTER INSTITUTE NOMINATE CANCER DRUG CANDIDATE

  • Press release here

6th October 2016

CRT AND UNIVERSITY OF MANCHESTER RECEIVE SUCCESS PAYMENT FROM GLAXOSMITHKLINE FOR CANCER EPIGENETICS RESEARCH COLLABORATION

  • Press release here

21 November 2014

CRT PIONEER FUND ANNOUNCES INVESTMENT TO DEVELOP LUNG CANCER DRUGS AT CANCER RESEARCH UK’S MANCHESTER INSTITUTE

  • Press release here

29 November 2013

CRT, University of Manchester and GlaxoSmithKline Work Together to Generate New Cancer Drugs

  • Collaboration to create potential new drugs which target a key protein involved in epigenetic regulation
  • Press release here

8 November 2013

HitGen Announces Collaboration in Drug Discovery with the University of Manchester’s Cancer Research UK Manchester Institute and Cancer Research Technology

  • Partnership will use HitGen’s DNA Encoded Library Technology for Drug Lead Identification
  • BioCentury article here

14 June 2013

CRT, University of Manchesterand AstraZeneca Work Together toSeek New Cancer Drugs

  • Collaboration to discover and developcompounds in area of DNA damage repair
  • Groundbreaking accessto screen AZcompound collection againstadditional targets of mutual interest
  • BioCentury article here