Institute for Cancer Research

Institute for Cancer Research

The Institute of Cancer Research (ICR) is a college of the University of London and works in partnership with The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust. It is one of the world's leading cancer research organisations with ~1000 staff and postgraduate students and is internationally renowned for the quality of its science. The ICR was the top-ranked UK academic research centre following the RAE 2008.

Address

123 Old Brompton Road

London SW7 3RP

United Kingdom

Website

http://www.icr.ac.uk/

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Round Robin Experiment

Raman spectroscopy has already proved its effectiveness in many cases for medical diagnostics such as for cancer, cardiovascular diseases and infections. However, there are no standards in the different working groups, e.g. for sample preparation, implementation of the Raman experiments, spectra pre-treatment, data evaluation, etc.In a round robin experiment, the required groundwork will take place in order to define standardised Raman measurement methods, which will be fundamental for establishing Raman spectroscopy for clinical diagnostic procedures.

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5th International Conference on Biophotonics

20 March 2017

Continuing the success of the previous meetings held in Sacramento, Ottawa, Jena, and Florence, the 5th conference will come to Perth, Western Australia, running over two full days, and back-to-back with the Science on the Swan medical research conference, which delegates are strongly encouraged to also attend, at discounted rates. [more]

Biophotonics Wiki

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