Summary

Cancer GenomiCs.nl (CGC.nl) was established on January 1, 2013 as a ‘Center of Excellence’ funded by a ten year, 30.7 M€ grant from the Netherlands Ministry of Education, Culture and Science (NWO Gravitation Program). CGC.nl is a consortium of research groups from the University Medical Centre Utrecht, the Hubrecht Institute in Utrecht, Utrecht University, the Netherlands Cancer Institute in Amsterdam, the Erasmus Medical Centre in Rotterdam, the Academic Medical Center Amsterdam, Leiden University Medical Centre and Radboud University Medical Center Nijmegen.

Click here to download our flyer 'Identifying new approaches for cancer treatment'.


News

16 Jun 2017

CGC members awarded Spinoza Prize

We proudly congratulate our CGC members Alexander van Oudenaarden and Albert Heck for being awarded the Spinoza Prize. Albert Heck, isprofessor in the field of mass spectrometryand proteomics. Alexander van Oudenaarden is professor of quantitative biology of gene regulation and director of the Hubrecht Institute. 

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18 Nov 2016

Gogola wins CGC poster award

On November 18th, Ewa Gogola (NKI) was awarded with the CGC poster award 2016. Eva received the award during the KIT meeting on Genomic Instability in Cancer for her poster entitled 'Loss of PARG causes PARP inhibitor resistance in BRCA2-deficient mouse mammary tumors'.

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03 Apr 2016

CGC.nl at Science in the city

You can find CGC.nl researchers at Utrecht's Culturele Zondag. Perform some experiments yourself at the Domplein or listen to some lectures at the Winkel van Sinkel

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Agenda

16 & 17 Nov 2017

CGC annual meeting New Horizons in Cancer Research

On 16-17 November 2017, CGC will host its annual meeting entitled 'New Horizons in Cancer Research'. Attendance is free of charge however registration is required.  Location: Koninklijk Instituut voor de Tropen, Mauritskade 63 Amsterdam.  

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29 Sep 2017

CGC PI meeting

This year 10 new PI's joined the CGC consortium. During the meeting on September 29 they will present their work and expertise. 

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31 May - 02 Jun 2017

Workshop: Functional Analysis of Sequence Variants in Hereditary Breast- and Ovarian Cancer Genes

Improving Genetic Counseling and Cancer Treatment Strategies

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Publications

CGC.nl flyer 2013 'Identifying new approaches for cancer treatment'

Extensive genetic and molecular research into the origins of cancer has made it clear that cancer results from multiple genetic defects and that these defects show great variation between patients.
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CBG report 1998-2009 'Exploring Genes: a decade of biomedical research'

The CBG provides each of the participating groups with funds for innovations and rapid responses to new technological developments and, importantly, it generates expertise and provides facilities that are accessible for a broader group of researchers in the Netherlands.
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Congresboek KGMP 2009 'Genenpaspoort van kanker: betere kansen voor de patient'

Genenpaspoort van kanker: betere kansen voor de patie¨nt. De laatste ontwikkelingen in kankeronderzoek.
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