IARC Postdoctoral Opportunities - Section of Nutrition and Metabolism /Nutritional Epidemiology Group
Call for applications for a postdoctoral opportunity within the Section of Nutrition and Metabolism / Nutritional Epidemiology Group
Deadline: 31 December 2013 Read more
Professor Pelayo Correa (Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, USA) will present the 10th Sir Richard Doll Lecture on 4 December at the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC). The title of Professor Correa's talk is "The gastric precancerous cascade".
He will then receive the IARC Medal of Honour from the Director of the Agency, Dr Christopher P. Wild, for his career-long contribution to cancer research, in the field of gastrointestinal cancer, and particularly Helicobacter pylori.
IARC is pleased to announce the formation of the Low- and Middle-Income Countries (LMIC) Biobank and Cohort Network (BCNet).
The aim of BCNet is to provide a platform for collaboration between its partners, IARC and the international community, to support biobanking and cohort-building activities, and to develop sustainable biobanking research infrastructures to facilitate the collection of high-quality biological samples for research, using best practice principles and guidelines. Read more
25/11/2013 We are pleased to announce that IARC Monographs Volumes 1 to 42 are now available on-line in PDF format. This huge body of work, previously available only in print, represents all evaluations made by IARC Monographs Working Groups between 1972 and 1987. Download Volumes 1 - 42
Improving Public Health Through Mycotoxin Control
IARC Scientific Publication, No 158
Edited by JI Pitt, CP Wild, RA Baan, WCA Gelderblom, JD Miller, RT Riley and F Wu.
This book aims to sensitize the international community to the mycotoxin problem in a format that is accessible to a wide audience and is useful to decision-makers across a broad spectrum of disciplines, including agriculture, public health, marketing, and economics. Order at WHOPress