News

ACE Research paper in the journal Nature

Phenotypic plasticity and genetic control in colorectal cancer evolution is the second article by ACE researchers published in Nature on 26 October 2022.  Here they show that genetic variation within a colorectal tumor doesn't often affect gene expression traits and...

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Cancer and the Nature of Life Series:  Aging and disease – Must they go together?  https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1OjDrRRwS0usX3sDKnEaCWRnPls1fwJ_9  November 18th at 12.00pm AZ, 11am (PT, 2pm EST) Speaker:  James DeGregori,  Courtenay C. and Lucy Patten Davis...

Congratulations Trevor Graham!

ACE'S Professor Trevor Graham has been elected as a Fellow of the Academy of Medical Sciences in the UK. This is the citation: "Trevor Graham, Professor of Genomics and Evolution at the Institute of Cancer Research, is a pioneer of cancer evolution research, and of...

Next Cancer and Nature of Life

We have postponed our August event due to many universities still being on summer break.  Our next meeting will be in October.  Details to follow soon!

Events

Transmissible Cancer in Mammals -Watch recording here

Transmissible Cancer in Mammals -Watch recording here

Cancer and the Nature of Life Series. Friday 13 May 2022, Noon AZ and Pacific time.  Please join us! Brief Abstract:  Cancer arises when mutations drive cells of the body to abandon their usual functions and to instead embark upon a “selfish” evolutionary program...

Cancer and the Nature of Life Series –  Michael Metzger’s talk

Cancer and the Nature of Life Series – Michael Metzger’s talk

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uaec1ETs0hE&t=4s Watch to discover the latest findings on cancer cells that behave like free-living organisms! Brief abstract: Cancer is not normally contagious, but in some cases, cancer can jump from one individual to another. In...