Actualité du CIRC

IARC Meetings: Epigenetics and Environmental Origins of Cancer, 11–12 June 2016

05/02/2016 The International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) is pleased to announce a meeting on Epigenetics and Environmental Origins of Cancer, which will take place at IARC on 11–12 June 2016. The goals of this meeting are to evaluate recent scientific knowledge in the area, to determine future research needs, and to assess the implications of such studies in cancer causation and prevention. The meeting is a satellite event to the IARC 50th anniversary conference on Global Cancer: Occurrence, Causes, and Avenues to Prevention. Read more, Register now

Journée mondiale contre le cancer 2016: “Nous pouvons. Je peux.”

04/02/2016 Chaque année, le 4 Février, l'OMS et le Centre international de recherche sur le cancer (CIRC) soutiennent l'Union internationale contre le cancer (UICC) dans la promotion de moyens pour réduire le fardeau mondial du cancer. Le thème de la campagne de l'UICC est "Nous pouvons. Je peux." Cinq experts du CIRC expliquent comment, ensemble, nous pouvons prévenir le cancer. Regarder les videos

Senior Visiting Scientist Award 2015

03/02/2016 The International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) is pleased to announce that the recipient of the 2015 highly competitive Senior Visiting Scientist Award is Professor Fanghui Zhao from the Department of Cancer Epidemiology, National Cancer Center, Cancer Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, China.
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Publications

International Agency for Research on Cancer: The First 50 Years, 1965-2015

15/05/2015 International Agency for Research on Cancer: The First 50 Years, 1965-2015

Authors: Rodolfo Saracci and Christopher P. Wild

This book charts the birth of IARC during the 1960s - a period of great optimism for international cooperation and medical science. It goes on to describe the Agency's major achievements over the past five decades in terms of the development of tools for conducting cancer research, the identification of risk factors, and the evaluation of preventive interventions.
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