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CM-Path announce new Consumer roles – Apply Now

CM-Path announce new consumer roles to join the CM-Path Generic consent Strategy Group Deadline: 1st January 2020 Interviews will take place on the 30th and 31st January 2020. CM-Path require 2-3 consumers to help deliver a generic consent form for use in the NHS in the UK. CM-Path have a vision to create a [...]

By | November 26th, 2019|Whats new|0 Comments

CM-Path share top priorities for 2019-21

With its new chair, Professor David Harrison, at the helm, CM-Path share top priorities NCRI’s Cellular Molecular Pathology Initiative (CM-Path) was established in 2016 to bring together experts from pathology and other fields to build a stronger skills and resource base for the UK to undertake pathology research. A collaboration of NCRI Partners has committed [...]

By | November 19th, 2019|Whats new|0 Comments

New CM-Path Chairperson announced

The NCRI are pleased to announce that Professor David Harrison has been appointed to the CM-Path Chair position as of 1st August 2019 after a competitive interview process. David will be working with the CM-Path Executive Group and CM-Path members to deliver the vision and ambitious objectives of the programme over the next two years. [...]

By | August 14th, 2019|Whats new|0 Comments

Registration open for CM-Path Biobanking Workshop – ‘Do we really need another biobank?’

Tuesday 14th May All day The Francis Crick Institute, 1 Midland Rd, London NW1 1ST More about this event Biobanks can provide essential support for research but can be difficult to set up and expensive to run. In this workshop you will hear from experts in the field about the barriers to success and how [...]

By | January 2nd, 2019|Whats new|0 Comments

CM-Path at the NCRI Conference – Translational Research

CM-Path at the NCRI Conference Find out about what CM-Path members heard and the activities they took part in over the NCRI conference 2018 in Glasgow. Report from the NCRI Conference Best of Translational Science; Pancreatic research Author: Hayley Morris, CM-Path Workstream 1 member During this session, chaired by Dr. David Chang, University of [...]

By | December 6th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

CM-Path at the NCRI Conference – Digital Pathology

CM-Path at the NCRI Conference Find out about what CM-Path members heard and the activities they took part in over the NCRI conference 2018 in Glasgow. Report from the NCRI Conference Digital Pathology session Author: Hayley Morris, CM-Path Workstream 1 member This session, chaired by Dr. Karin Oien, University of Glasgow, presented a selection [...]

By | December 6th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

CM-Path at the NCRI Conference – Biobanking

CM-Path at the NCRI Conference Find out about what CM-Path members heard and the activities they took part in over the NCRI conference 2018 in Glasgow. Breast Cancer Now Tissue Bank Igloo Presentation Author: Valerie Speirs, CM-Path WS3 member Together with Eleanor Garratt- Smith, I had the pleasure of giving a short ‘Igloo’ presentation [...]

By | December 6th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Registration open for A Practical Guide to Pathology Research Workshop

Tuesday 2nd April 2019 All day Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole Street, London, W1G 0LZ More about this event The CM-Path biomarker workshop series aims at discussing the current and future challenges of innovative biomarker developments, and agreeing on the barriers for delivery of clinical diagnostics assays. The third workshop is organized by the CM-Path [...]

By | December 4th, 2018|Whats new|0 Comments

CM-Path publishes Tissue Access Paper in JCPath

CM-Path Publishes Tissue Access Paper to JCPath Through my own experiences as a trainee academic pathologist, I have become aware of the rich tissue resources stored within NHS diagnostic archives and the importance of these to modern medical research. Unfortunately, I have also experienced frustrating difficulties in accessing such samples for my own research [...]

By | October 26th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Read the CM-Path consensus statement on ‘What is the role of pathologists in the implementation of liquid biopsy technologies?’

CM-Path Discovery workstream held 'The Liquid Biopsy' Symposium on March 8th 2018. Following the day members of CM-Path worked in collaboration with CRUK and PHG Foundation to develop a consensus statement. » Download our Consensus Statement on What is the role of pathologists in the implementation of liquid biopsy technologies? (PDF)   The Consensus Statement was [...]

By | July 5th, 2018|Uncategorized, Whats new|0 Comments