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Our world-leading research into breast cancer and brain tumours, Cascade project updates and student scholarship beneficiaries - all the latest news about projects you are supporting is below.

Cancer care in a Covid world

Cancer care in a Covid world
Description
The impact of coronavirus on cancer care is well documented, how are we adapting our research and treatment?
Date:
23 July 2020

Celebrating our supporter community

Celebrating our supporter community
Description
We really couldn't do what we do without our fantastic supporter community - here we profile three amazing stories.
Date:
23 July 2020

Cancer research tackling COVID-19

Cancer research tackling COVID-19
Description
Professor Lindy Durrant has many years of cancer research expertise - which is now being applied to tackling coronavirus.
Date:
22 July 2020

A rollercoaster ride

A rollercoaster ride
Description
Hannah Jackson is now in the final year of her PhD supporting the work of the CBTRC - we catch up with her progress.
Date:
21 July 2020

Platinum chemotherapy

Platinum chemotherapy
Description
Platinum may be more commonly known in jewellery or fillings - but it also has a vital role in chemotherapy. We investigate the vital role it plays.
Date:
21 July 2020

Scanner provides brighter horizons

Scanner provides brighter horizons
Description
A state-of-the-art new Intraoperative MRI facility is set to revolutionise treatment for children with brain tumours.
Date:
20 July 2020

Uncovering the Biodiscovery Institute

Uncovering the Biodiscovery Institute
Description
Cancer research is set to be transformed thanks to the University's new Biodiscovery Institute which has just opened.
Date:
20 July 2020

Foodprint tackles COVID challenge

Foodprint tackles COVID challenge
Description
Foodprint, the student-run food surplus supermarket and redistribution network has been stepping up its activity in light of the coronavirus outbreak.
Date:
23 April 2020

A positive pint

A positive pint
Description
Who knew bread and beer could help tackle poverty? One unique Cascade project here in Nottingham is doing just that!
Date:
01 April 2020

Changing lives worldwide

Changing lives worldwide
Description
See how Cascade grants are giving students the opportunity to embrace life-changing activities around the world.
Date:
01 April 2020

Why I participate

Why I participate
Description
Sport and exercise are a huge part of University life, read how your support has helped these four students excel.
Date:
31 March 2020

Maximising opportunities

Maximising opportunities
Description
We catch up with three recent graduates who really went the extra mile to make the most of a scholarship award.
Date:
27 March 2020